Since the establishment, COMAC has attached great importance to educational training, and firmly established the talents training principle of "developing programs via talents and cultivating talents via programs" in accordance with the development outline and talent team construction plan of the company. COMAC persists in the cultivation idea of "being realistic, people oriented, teaching students according to their aptitude, and studying in order to apply", and endeavors to make educational training integrated with development of models, management promotion of COMAC and career development of the staff to accelerate the cultivation of a technological and managerial talent team which has reasonable echelon and first-class technology and conforms to the development law of civil aircraft industry.
COMAC dedicates to accelerate the construction of educational training system and mechanism, to set up and amplify an educational training system that covers all the staff, to formulate a series of supporting rules and regulations, and to advance the construction of educational training towards scientification, standardization, and networked. At present, COMAC has already established a training course system, a teaching system, a teaching material system and an online learning courseware which have COMAC characteristics. COMAC has actively set up an online learning platform, opened up a COMAC network-college, and basically established a professional knowledge base for educational training, which has complete independent intellectual property right and civil aircraft industry characteristics.
In order to accelerate the construction of a civil aircraft technology innovation system, COMAC takes market as the guide, and actively expands the university-industry cooperation mode which integrated production, teaching, researching and utilization together. Strengthening the cooperation with domestic and foreign partners, COMAC has signed strategic cooperation agreements with 10 universities in China and established long-term talent co-cultivating mechanism with 15 international well-known colleges, institutes and suppliers in 8 countries including the United States and France, which offer both curricula education and middle/short-term special training courses. Since the establishment, COMAC has accumulatively selected and dispatched 168 technological backbones to study abroad as visiting scholars, and nearly 380 technological and managerial backbones to go abroad and participate in various kinds of training. COMAC has also cooperated with Beihang University to open up a "Commercial Aircraft Class", and sponsored Beihang Sino-French Engineer School to enhance students' engineering innovation capability.
COMAC is constantly working on improving the quality and actual effect of the educational training program, and creating an educational training brand with COMAC characteristics in a global view. Through unceasingly perfecting training course design, improving teaching quality management, and enhancing the applicability and validity of educational training, COMAC has developed training programs of certain international influences such as "COMAC Leadership", "SETP - System Engineer Training Program", "GCAT - Global Civil Aviation Talent Program", "COMAC Star" and "Expert Class".
For a long time, COMAC has planned educational training programs in accordance with the company's development strategy and the actual demands of model tasks, and accomplished the top-level design, scientific investigation, overall planning, careful layout and on-demand implementation of educational training. COMAC persists in the principle of using educational training to provide services for company development, program research and development, and cadres and workers, thus efficiently enhances the professional quality and vocational level of the talent team, and provides solid talent guarantee and intellectual support to the development of the civil aircraft industry in China.