HELHA - Haute Ecole Louvain en Hainaut

The HELHa has developed the Data Center program in partnership with international academic institutes and industry providers including Google, Facebook and Microsoft in order to meet the growing need for upskilling of maintenance staff in the industry.

Data center maintenance is crucial because the service needs to work 24h/24h, 7 days a week with optimum energy efficiency, high responsiveness and significant security constraints. The management of these data center requires, for the people who works there, to master technical skills  as PLC programmable, electrical maintenance, data operations, method of cooling, quality process…

in partnership with

Google - partner of HELHa datacenter trainingENGIE Cofely - partner of HELHa datacenter trainingABB - partner of HELHa datacenter trainingSchneider Electric - partner of HELHa data center trainingAgoria - partner of HELHa datacenter training

Target Audiences

The purpose of this new certification is to provide the Data Center industry with staff who are qualified to provide the proficient and in-depth skills necessary for the technical management and operation of data center facilities.

  • People working in European data centers,
  • People working at their suppliers,
  • Anyone wishing to have a certificaiton in the datacenter maintenance.

HELHa Data Center Engineering Program - Upskil your competences !


Duration 2 years
Level 7 (EU) Master
Credits 66
Methodology Online courses and laboratories
Requirement Technical bachelor (level 6 EU) or international equivalent
Start October
Language English

Program fee

  • 3500€ per year
  • 150€ per credit

Training location

The training consists of online courses and laboratories (one week/year).

The laboratories take place at the HELHa College in Belgium. During the lab week, the students will have the opportunity to visit the Agility Center Cofely of ENGIE Cofely.

159 Chaussée de Binche
7000 Mons