Booking a course – CESAME

Since 2005, ENSM’ s CESAME (Centre for the training of survival and rescue at sea) has trained merchant navy officers as well as currently employed seamen within the amended STCW convention and prepares to certificates for the rescue and survival at sea. It is located Quai du Val Terre-plein des Servannais.

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A full Personal Protective Equipment for the trainees is made available by the Academy including : a helmet, gloves , safety boots, inflatable lifejacket, goggles for pyrotechnics exercises and working apparel (overalls, waterproof jacket and trousers).
Personal overalls and safety shoes are accepted subject to being safe for the trainees and respectful of the equipment.

You can get information on statutory or organisational matters from the Studies and Training Department :
Contacts to book a continuing education course at ENSM’s CESAME:

T. +33 (0) 9 70 00 03 23
T. +33 (0) 9 70 00 03 20
T. +33 (0) 9 70 00 03 26

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Rooms are available on Saint-Malo campus, located Intra-muros, at a reduced price for trainees attending a short continuing education course.
Booking : +33 (0)9 70 00 04 05

Hotel nearby:
Ibis Budget, 138-140, Boulevard des Talards
T. +33(0) (reducted price for trainees of ENSM)
Ibis Style, 6-8 Quai du Val
T. +33 (0) (reducted price for trainees of ENSM)


The ENSM site of Saint-Malo, 4 rue de victoire (intramuros) offers lunches from Monday to Friday.
Nearby restaurants:

12 Rue Lecoufle
Le Perroquet Vert
2 rue Am Protet


31 Terre-Plein des Servannais, 35400 Saint-Malo

T. +33 (0)2 56 27 85 25

Access to CESAME :

– From the train station :
Bus n° 5 La Grassinais ; n° 6 La Grassinais ; n° 22 Château Malo. Stop at « Maupertuis » opposite the high-school. Go round the high-school and turn right then left on the Terre-Plein des Servannais

– From Rennes airport :
Taxis to Rennes train station or to Saint-Malo

–Private vehicles can park for free on the site