Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers des Pays-de-la-Loire
CNAM is a leading higher education institution dedicated to adult continuing education. It relies on a network of several centers spread over the French territory and abroad.
With an understanding of the economic and social needs throughout the areas Cnam serves, programs are designed and provided to facilitate access to qualifications and employment while combining academic knowledge and professional skills. Cnam’s public service mission is to provide every individual with the means to start and continue their professional career so that individual success rhymes with collective dedication.
In Cnam Pays de la Loire, more than 10,000 pupils, employees, students and job-seekers participate in the high-quality educational programmes every year. Within a network of 7 centres in region Pays de la Loire, specialized institutes in workpace, workplace psychology, management and company organization, environmental health, health at work, career guidance, business and marketing, accounting, human resources, … and a living lab dedicated to digital innovation, it fulfils 3 main missions:
– to strengthen competences of men and women and improve the competitiveness and the performance of companies by providing life-long training opportunities,
– to disseminate scientific and technical culture towards the general public and professionals to foster a taste for innovation,
– to support a sustainable development of territories through applied research.