Certification

Dassault Systèmes' certification program provides customers, users, partners and students with a globally valuable index for measuring and promoting their knowledge and skills within the PLM ecosystem. Dassault Systèmes' certification program provides a standard measure of PLM products knowledge and enables participants to assess their skills against market norms.

The certification program also offers valuable feedback on training programs by providing a quantitative before-and-after measurement of trainees' acquired skills. Dassault Systèmes certification is in continuously increasing demand as a skill differentiator required by the industry.

CATIA Associate – Part Design

This exam is available for CATIA V5

  • Release levels: - CATIA V5: V5R19
  • Duration: 105 minutes
  • Number of scored questions: 10
  • Minimum score to pass: 105 points
  • Maximum score: 155 points
  • The exam is available in multiple languages: English, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese (Brazilian), Simplified Chinese, and Spanish

Exam Topics

Drafting

  • Views, annotations, and other features

Design & modification of basic, intermediate & advanced parts

  • Sketch features, tools & relations
  • Boss & cut features: pads, pockets, shafts, fillets, chamfers, patterns
  • Sketch offset, modifications of geometry
  • Materials, mass properties  

CATIA Associate – Assembly Design

This exam is available for CATIA V5

  • Release levels: - CATIA V5: V5R19
  • Duration: 105 minutes
  • Number of scored questions: 9
  • Minimum score to pass: 105 points
  • Maximum score: 155 points
  • The exam is available in multiple languages: English, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese (Brazilian), Simplified Chinese, and Spanish

Exam Topics

Drafting

  • Views, bill of materials, exploded views, and other features

Two bottom-up assembly creation and modification

  • Placing of the base part, inserting components
  • Constraints, reference geometry
  • Modification of key parameters in assembly
  • Analysis, interferences, replacement 

CATIA Associate - Surface Design

This exam is available for CATIA V5

  • Release levels: - CATIA V5: V5R19 or higher (excluding V5R21)
  • Duration: 120 minutes
  • Number of scored questions: 18
  • Minimum score to pass: 135 points
  • Maximum score: 200 points
  • The exam is available in multiple languages: English, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese (Brazilian), Simplified Chinese, and Spanish

Exam Topics

Wireframe Creation

  • Points, planes, repetitions, line, axis, connect curve, spline, axis systemCreation, modification and analysis of surfaces
  • Helix, extrude, revolve, sweep, fill, multi-section surface, join, split, trim, fillets, symmetry, near 

Preparation Kits

 Review these kits for more information, including sample exam questions

CATIA V5 Associate Exam - Part Design
CATIA V5 Associate Exam - Assembly Design
CATIA V5 Associate Exam - Surface Design

How to Add Certification to your Registration

  1. Visit the conference registration page 
  2. In the ALREADY REGISTERED section, click “View Your Registration Details”
  3. Click the “My Options” tab
  4. Click “Add Additional Options”
  5. For each session that you choose to add to your registration, there is an “Add” button next to the session title.
  6. Once you’ve added sessions to your registration, click “Finish” at the bottom of the form.