VET Quality Label for Centres of Excellence

Description of the training centre

The Center de Balma offers a training program on 4 main trades:

  • Digital and Digital jobs
  • Aeronautics and Industry
  • Tertiary, service and retail trade
  • Training, Insertion and Mediation

More than 40 qualifying and diploma training courses, from level V to II, are thus open on the basis of several annual sessions. They welcome different audiences: job seekers, employees, individuals, young people on an alternating basis …

The center also offers advanced training and individualized certified courses, all in an individualized approach.

850,000 hours of training for 1,700 trainees are carried out, with a success rate of 82% and an overall satisfaction index of 7.5 / 10.

The Balma National Aeronautics Strategic Center is a “training” partner, ranked as the tier 1 supplier by Airbus.

The Afpa Balma Center, as an associate member of the trades campus, has established relations of trust with the main contractors: Regional Council – Pôle emploi – OPCA, temporary employment companies, professional branches, Education national. More than 600 trainees are trained annually, the certification success rate (title or CQPM) exceeds 85% with an average placement rate of 65%, of which more than 90% in the cabin trades.

Address, country

73 Rue Saint Jean | 31132 BALMA | FRANCE


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Main trainings provided

Boilermaker Aerospace, High Performance Composite Operator, Aeronautics (conventional and CN), Aeronautical Welder, Technician preparing aeronautics and space, Metal and Composite Aerostructure Adjuster / Fitter, Aeronautical cable assembler, Aeronautical Mechanic (excluding PART 66), Aeronautical cabin integrator, Aeronautical quality inspector, Aerostructure technician, Aeronautical painter

Sector of execellence


Excellence is…

Excellence is about making connections between innovativation and our students. We make this connections by making a commitment to continually grow and develop as trainers and educators. We work side by side with the best companies in the industry. And we grow together with our student. We organize workshops, seminars, courses to be always informed and skilled about all newest technologies, methods and instruments in nowadays industry.