About Us

Centre of Competence for EPLAN Certifications (CCEC)

The Centre of Competence for EPLAN Certifications (CCEC) is an international, independent certification authority, which examines the use skills of the EPLAN products, in particular of the EPLAN Electric P8, in cooperation with the Technical Academy Esslingen e.V. (TAE).

As an independent, accredited authority, we comply with the high certification requirements and follow the rules of technology and the latest state of development of the EPLAN applications.

To pass the respective EPLAN examination, all candidates to be certified must meet our examination and quality requirements. To meet these requirements, they are audited and evaluated by independent tests. 

Depending on the type of certification exam, they are tested in theory and / or in practice.

Technical Academy Esslingen e.V. (TAE)

The Technische Akademie Esslingen e.V. (TAE) is a long-established institute of further education founded in 1955, which works closely with industrial companies as well as with other continuing education institutions, universities and research institutions.

As an institute for contact studies at the University of Stuttgart, the University of Hohenheim, the Esslingen and the Stuttgart Technology University of Applied Sciences, the TAE organizes around 1,000 events every year in the following eight areas:

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Vehicle Technology and Tribology
  • Mechatronics and Automation Technology
  • Electrical Engineering and Electronics
  • Energy Technology
  • Information Technology
  • Medical
  • Building & Construction
  • Business Administration and Personal Work Skills
  • Management and Leadership

Further information about extra-occupational Bachelor, Master and Online degree programs can be found under TAE-Studium.

Since February 2005, the Technische Akademie Esslingen has been working together with the Ingenieurkammer Baden-Württemberg in the field of vocational education and it is certified according to DIN EN ISO 9001: 2015.