Aix en Provence/France

In October 2018 a ModEX takes place at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Officiers de Sapeurs-Pompiers (ENSOSP).

The École Nationale Supérieure des Officiers de Sapeurs-Pompiers (French academy for fire, rescue and civil protection officers – ENSOSP) and its area presents several facilities usable to host the ModEX and its teams.


Teaching center (Aix-en-Provence)

The teaching center covers 30.000 m²

34 regular classrooms (for 12 to 48 people)

15 multimedia equipped classrooms and special classrooms for table top exercises

2 auditoriums respectively for 300 and 100 people

A restaurant with the capacity of 1.000 persons a day

450 single rooms with TV and Internet access

Sports area: a dojo that covers 120 m² and a fitness room that also covers 120 m², an indoor gymnasium of 800 m², a stadium with football and athletic areas

A parking for 400 cars

Operational training center (Vitrolles, France)


The ENSOSP’s operational training center reproduces the entire panel of the operational situations: fire, rescue, man made risks, including 6 fire and rescue stations with 64 fire engines, all is supervised by a command and control center.