Certificate of Professional Competence (CAP in French) in Urban Environment Cleaning, Collection and Recycling

By the end of this training, the learners will master urban cleaning, waste collection, and waste treatment and recovery techniques

Start Date

In definition

Mode of learning


Proficiency level





800 hours of theoretical courses + 456 hours internship in companies

Mode of learning

Alternating of face-to-face courses and internship periods in companies


Final evaluations (marks out of 20) defined by the French national education system detailed here:

  • Professional Unit 1: Cleaning and urban cleanliness techniques (coefficient 4) + Environmental Health Prevention(coefficient 1)
  • Professional Unit 2: Waste collection techniques (coefficient 3)
  • Professional Unit 3: Waste treatment/valorisation techniques (coefficient 4)
  • General Unit 1: French, History-Geography, civic education (coefficient 3)
  • General Unit 2: Mathematics, physical and chemical sciences (coefficient 2)

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