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 both face-to-face and remote-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.).

Acid drainage, Romania

BRGM Formation catalogue 2021 

More than 30 training courses for companies, local and regional authorities, central and decentralised government departments and agencies, engineering and design offices.

A range of training courses covering every area of geosciences 

BRGM Formation provides continuing professional training courses based on BRGM's core topic area, geology, and its many applications in the environmental and spatial planning fields. 

  • Geology 
  • Mineral Resources – mines, quarries, post-mining 
  • Groundwater resources 
  • Geothermal energy 
  • Environment and sustainable development 
  • Natural hazards, climate change 
Field course in Morocco
  • 60.00
    Training courses

  • 140.00
    BRGM trainers and experts

  • 97.00
    of trainees satisfied in 2019