As a 3DEXPERIENCE Function Driven Generative Designer - Professional, you have proven your knowledge and skills with generative design and possibly in an additive manufacturing context after initial training and a minimum of three months of regular practice using CATIA Function Driven Generative Designer.


This exam has combination of hands-on challenges and multiple-choice questions to assess the understanding of defining design space, computing optimized shape, studying trade-off and generating conceptual shapes.

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Targeted audience: Function Driven Generative Designers
  • Recommended Training
    • Perform as Function Driven Generative Designer
  • Required Product: 3DEXPERIENCE platform R2021x or higher
  • Passing score: 65%
  • Available Languages: English, Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Korean
  • Prerequisite skills
    • Ability to search parts in the 3DEXPERIENCE database
    • Ability to use Imagine and Shape tools and create sub-division surfaces
  • Skills tested
    • Ability to create and define design space partition, meshes, functional regions
    • Ability to apply loads, restraints and connections and define load cases
    • Understand the concept of Functional Generative Shape Design, Target optimization, optimized shape creation and scaling
    • Ability to create trade-off study for conceptual shapes and study their KPIs
    • Ability to create a refined shape using IMA tools