As a 3DEXPERIENCE Structural Engineer - Professional, you have proven your knowledge and skills with performing linear structural analyses in a collaborative design environment after initial training and a minimum of three months of regular practice using SIMULIA Structural Engineer.


This exam has a combination of hands-on challenges and multiple-choice questions to assess the understanding of performing simulations in the context of a collaborative design environment including defining structural models, prescribing structural scenarios, and reviewing simulation results.

  • Duration: 1.5 hours
  • Targeted audience: End-users; Students
  • Recommended Training
  • Required Product: 3DEXPERIENCE platform R2021x or higher
  • Number of questions: 40
  • Minimum score to pass: 280 out of 400 (70%)
  • Available Languages: English
  • Prerequisite skills
    • Ability to search and open models in the 3DEXPERIENCE database
    • Fundamental skills using the CATIA Part Design and Assembly Design apps
  • Skills tested
    • Best practices required to perform simulation in a collaborative enterprise including assigning materials, using abstraction shapes, and creating derived representations
    • Defining material properties for simulation domains
    • Ability to select the correct procedures e.g. static perturbation, natural frequency, buckling, harmonic, modal dynamic
    • Ability to define structural models including geometry preparation, meshing, assigning section properties, and coupling constraints
    • Ability to define structural scenarios including defining procedures, specifying output, and applying loads and restraints using publications and groups
    • Ability to extract review and interpret simulation results