A word from the Director, M. Deshayes

Association created in 1974, the European CFA Louis Prioux has been providing work-study training for 50 years: apprenticeship and continuing education.

The CFA took the name of its first President, Mr. Louis PRIOUX, a baker in Bar-le-Duc. His vision was to create an interprofessional CFA in the trades ofhôtellerie restauration, l’alimentation, l’automobile, le commerce et la coiffure.

The training is provided by a team of 25 teachers, a teaching team made up of recognized professionals.

Benefiting from quality professional equipment, learners follow practical and general lessons allowing them to adapt quickly to their host company and to prepare for their diploma in the best conditions (93% success in 2020).

The work-study program provides a good start to employment because it prepares students for a diploma while giving them real professional experience that is greatly appreciated by employers.

Depuis une vingtaine d’années, le CFA a For twenty years, the CFA has had a European dimensionCFA Louis Prioux is the pilot for European work-study programs and offers its apprentices the possibility of completing part of their training abroad. Reciprocally, the CFA Louis Prioux welcomes young Europeans under an apprenticeship contract in its various training courses. It is the only CFA in France to be labeled FLE (French as a Foreign Language).

High school students, college students, are you wondering about your orientation?

Employers, employees, do you need to develop skills?

Job seekers, are you looking to retrain in jobs that are recruiting?

Then get information from the CFA by using the "contact».

Five main professional fields represented

  • Métiers de l’hôtellerie-restauration : cuisine, service en salle
  • Métiers de l’alimentation : boulangerie, pâtisserie, chocolaterie, boucherie, charcuterie-traiteur
  • Métiers de l’automobile : maintenance voitures particulières ou véhicules industrielles, mécanique, électronique, électricité, carrosserie, peinture
  • Trade and Sales Professions
  • Hairdressing professions

Our school project

Our quality commitments

  • To give a first response to requests for information on our training courses (apprenticeship, continuing education, employees, job seekers) within 48 hours.
  • To provide the applicant (Learner, Company, Financier) with all the useful information for a training project, from its implementation to its completion.
  • To offer an individualized course to learners according to their profile.
  • To closely follow the learner's progress in the Center and in the Company.
  • To provide education that respects the standards, delivered by a teaching team of trainers authorized by the academic authorities.
  • To offer modern training equipment, a quality living environment and accommodation (bathroom in the room, internet connection), with no capacity limit.