Training & expertise

Our training courses

Discover our 31 training courses, divided into 6 main themes. Inter-company or in-company training? Customised programme? We can adapt to your needs!

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  • Cultural offer

    How do you design an exhibition at a heritage site or a guided tour from a distance? How can you encourage inclusive mediation on your site? Find out about all our training courses dedicated to cultural events.

  • Economic development

    How can you generate and diversify your own resources? What space rental strategy can be put in place? How can you develop your bookshop? Economic development is at the heart of the training courses on offer here.

  • Communication and welcome strategy

    How can we better inform and communicate? How can we develop our presence on social networks? What strategy can you adapt to suit your target audience, and how can you best welcome everyone?

  • Operating and managing a heritage site

    What are the safety requirements? How do you maintain your historic monument? On a day-to-day basis, a heritage site requires specific attention. Find out about the training courses given by professionals in the field.

  • Managing work on a historic site

    Work a headache? Let our experts give you their advice... Since 2009, the Centre des monuments nationaux has been the contracting authority for the monuments in the network, so our teams will be able to share their expertise with you, from defining requirements and public contracts, to site supervision and financial management, etc.

  • Natural and plant heritage

    The CMN network also includes 88 parks and gardens, including 9 outstanding gardens! Find out about our various training courses, from maintaining a forest estate to creating a rose garden or an English-inspired garden. A natural and plant heritage to protect and share...

Qualiopi certification

In May 2022, CMN Institut obtained Qualiopi certification. Awarded by Afnor, this certification recognises the quality of training activities.

Qualiopi certification

The quality of our trainers is noted by participants in our 2023 training sessions.

96% of them feel that the training met their initial expectations in 2023 (175 responses out of 204 participants in 2023).

What are the strengths of our training courses?

105 responses from January to October 2023


Number of training sessions


Geographical origin of learners in 2023*

*Business address

  • Qualiopi certification

    PDF (296.97 kB)



All our face-to-face courses are priced as follows, and include a tray lunch for each participant:

- 1-day session: €650

- 1.5-day session: €900

- 2-day session: €1,150

- 3-day session: €1,590

For online training, prices depend on the length of the course:

- Short format (less than 4 hours)*: €150

- Long format (4 to 6 hours): €350

To find out whether you are eligible for our preferential rates and how much discount you will receive, please contact us by e-mail ( or by telephone on +33 (0)1 86 63 92 56.

Prices are net of tax. They do not include transport and accommodation costs.

*The exact duration of online training courses will be specified in the training agreements and contracts.

The team

Genuine men and women in the field, experts in their field, the trainers are employees of the Centre des monuments nationaux.

Committed to their professions, they are committed to passing on their know-how and skills in an operational manner.

Photo of the CMN Institut trainers group
CMN Institut trainers

Benjamin Gavaudo - CMN

The training rooms

Located in the heart of the Domaine national de Saint-Cloud, the CMN Institut has three training rooms equipped with touch screens. Coffee and tea are available in the break room.

Groups of trainees are made up of a maximum of 10 people, to facilitate exchanges between trainers and participants.

To locate the CMN Institut, click here .

Accessibility :

The "Chêne" and "Tilleul" rooms are accessible to people with reduced mobility. If you would like any further information about access for people with disabilities (including accessibility from public transport, possible adaptations, etc.), please contact us at or by telephone on 01 86 63 92 56.

Download the catalogue

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    2024 training catalogue

    PDF (10.54 MB)

  • 2024 registration form

    PDF (121.25 kB)

  • Rules of procedure CMN Institut

    PDF (230.8 kB)

  • Qualiopi certification

    PDF (296.97 kB)


Sign up

Fill in the registration form above and send it to us by e-mail at:

Our teams will contact you to discuss your requirements and needs, then finalise your registration and send you all the practical information.

Your enrolment becomes effective on receipt of the training agreement signed by both parties. You will then receive your training invitation or access codes for online training.

A certificate of attendance will be sent to you at the end of the course.

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