Supporting the needs of companies, design offices, administrations, local authorities, etc. BRGM helps to develop scientific and technical skills through both "off-the-shelf" and "tailor-made" training courses, provided by its specific professional training branch: BRGM Formation.
BRGM Formation logo

BRGM Formation logo.


As a leading public institution specialising in geoscience applications and a key consultant for industry, the scientific community and government, BRGM has been transferring its knowledge and know-how for more than 20 years, both locally and internationally. 

BRGM Formation provides a whole range of short training modules and complete training paths, in face-to-face, remote and e-learning formats

  • Off-the-shelf inter-company courses, from our catalogue 
  • Tailor-made training courses designed with you and adapted to your in-company needs 

Our continuing professional training courses are intended for engineers, researchers, technicians, decision-makers and project managers from private-sector companies (consultancies and engineering practices, planning offices, network and infrastructure managers, etc.), government agencies and departments (local and regional authorities, decentralised government departments, target-oriented agencies, etc.).

Field course in Morocco

Key figures

  • Almost
    training courses

  • 150.00
    BRGM trainers and experts

  • 97.00
    of trainees satisfied in 2022

A range of training courses covering every area of geosciences 

BRGM Formation provides:

  • Almost 80 training courses for design and engineering offices, industry, government departments and services, regional and local authorities, etc.
  • 150 trainers from BRGM, committed to transferring knowledge and know-how and motivated by the desire to share and exchange with all audiences: research engineers and technicians with expertise in geology, geotechnics, hydrogeology, geophysics, geochemistry, modelling, and environmental issues.