CATIA Certification

Top employers in the industry are looking for skilled students & individuals certified on 3DS solutions to unleash the power of 3DS tools. CATIA Certification validates that you have the skills and knowledge needed to unleash the power of CATIA tools.

Earning our CATIA certification helps you stand out among your peers and be part of our growing community of certified users.

As a Certified CATIA Associate you demonstrate that you have achieved a robust level of fundamental knowledge and hands-on experience of CATIA modeling techniques in using CATIA. 

The CATIA Specialist Certification demonstrates that you have broadened your knowledge and skills by achieving competence in two of the Associate areas.

As a Certified CATIA Expert you can boost your competitive advantage by validating your advanced level of expertise. This certification demonstrates that you have extensive knowledge and hands-on experience in leveraging the optimum results from CATIA solutions.

Live Practice Exams

All CATIA Certification exams test knowledge of the solutions as well as hands-on experience with live access exams where you solve real life design challenges with CATIA solutions.

Associate

As a Certified CATIA Associate, you prove your knowledge and skills with CATIA fundamental modeling techniques after initial training and between one to six months of regular practice* in either Part, Assembly or Surface Design.

*These are indications that may vary from one person to another

Specialist

  • To become a Certified CATIA V5 Mechanical Design Specialist you need to pass the CATIA V5 Part Design exam and the CATIA Assembly Design exam.
  • To become a Certified CATIA V5 Mechanical Surface Design Specialist you need to pass the CATIA V5 Part Design exam and the CATIA Surface Design exam. 

Expert

As a Certified CATIA Expert, you prove your knowledge and skills with CATIA advanced modeling techniques after solid training and between six and twelve months of advanced hands-on practice and work experience* in either Part, Assembly or Surface Design.

* These are indications that may vary from one person to another

Taking an Exam

The exams are delivered online at one of our Authorized Certification Centers in a proctored environment. To book an exam, contact one of our Dassault Systèmes Authorized Certification Centers close to your location.

  • Public centers are run by our Education Partners and open to anybody. 
  • Private centers are Academic Certification Centers, only open to the school or university's students.

If you are a student you should also ask your professor whether your university or school has a Dassault Systèmes Academic Certification Center where you can take the exams.