To improve your skills in using SCANeR studio

SCANeR studio is a very complete software, containing many functions. To properly manage the configurations of your simulators or your HPC calculation, to create advanced or 3D Terrain scenarios, and finally, to optimally use the APIs, training sessions with our expert are necessary. It is not only a question of learning to use SCANeR studio, but also of acquiring all the knowledge around its functionalities in order to use it in the most optimal way possible and to obtain a good quality and reliability of your uses. In addition, you will also be in contact with our team and its expertise !

Below, you can find the training catalog for SCANeR studio. For more information, don’t hesitate to contact us via the form.

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    Training sessions

    January 2021
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    28 December 2020 29 December 2020 30 December 2020 31 December 2020 1 January 2021 2 January 2021 3 January 2021
    4 January 2021 5 January 2021 6 January 2021 7 January 2021 8 January 2021 9 January 2021 10 January 2021
    11 January 2021 12 January 2021 13 January 2021 14 January 2021 15 January 2021 16 January 2021 17 January 2021
    18 January 2021 19 January 2021 20 January 2021 21 January 2021 22 January 2021 23 January 2021 24 January 2021
    25 January 2021 26 January 2021 27 January 2021 28 January 2021 29 January 2021 30 January 2021 31 January 2021

    Trainings Catalog

    Based on the feedback of its customers, AVSimulation has extended its training offer and is now providing a standard set of training modules to cover the large range of applications of SCANeR™studio.
    This catalog lists all the available programs sorted by categories and modules.
    These training modules are oriented toward a good user experience through exercises and real world samples.
    Training options
    There are different ways to attend a training:
    – at AVSimulation office in Paris
    – at your office
    – online
    Training at AVSimulation office in Paris
    Regular training sessions will be organized as follows:
    – One computer and one SCANeR™studio full license per trainee
    – Access to AVSimulation integration workshop for the practice sessions with SCANeR™studio approved hardware
    – Opportunity to meet the SCANeR™studio support and development team
    Training sessions will be arranged for 2 to 6 students.

    Our Trainings


    B1: SCANeR™studio essentials (basic level, 2 days)

    • Understand SCANeR™studio modular structure
    • Create and manage a configuration
    • Start and stop a simulation
    • Create a basic experiment
    • Record, analyze and export data
    • Create a basic road network
    • Understand vehicle modeling
    • Know where to find help


    I1: Standard simulation modules (intermediate level, 2 days)

    • Overview of new features of SCANeR™studio
    • Design a dashboard
    • Bookmark simulation times with time markers
    • Setup a radio communication with Intercom
    • Tune sound samples
    • Record the screen content with Screen Recorder
    • Manage cameras and cockpits

    I2: Advanced experiments (intermediate level, 2 days)

    • Tune the environment and initial conditions
    • Control autonomous vehicles and pedestrian’s behavior
    • React to events, script the simulation
    • Manage the traffic (traffic lights, swarm, sources & sinks)
    • Monitor the interactive vehicle (position on the road, relationship with other vehicles)
    • Manag infrastructure objects and physics collisions
    • Interact with the driver (display text and images, play sound, cabin acquisition)
    • Choose data to record for debriefing
    • Advanced scripting (tasks, Python)
    • Advices for experiment creation

    I3: Road networks (intermediate level, 2 days)

    • Create a road network (axis, profiles, lanes, intersections)
    • Add traffic signs, traffic lights and decoration objects
    • Edit altitude and banking
    • Generate a 3D terrain and a rolling surface
    • Convert a 3dsMax object using OSG exporter
    • Import Shapefile data
    • License needed: Academic Plus or more

    I4: SCANeR™studio module development (intermediate level, 2 days)

    • Overview of all the existing API
    • Build and use the SDK samples
    • Understand SCANeR™studio messages
    • Develop a module using C++
    • Develop a module using Matlab/Simulink Communicate using
    the VEN protocol
    • Use Controlpad to spy messages
    • Prerequisite: C++ and/or Simulink software programming

    I5: Acquisition and instrument panel development (intermediate level, 2 days)

    • Understand UDPCabin protocol
    • Develop an acquisition module using LabVIEW
    • Configure HumanDriver acquisitions
    • Exchange SCANeR™studio messages
    • Develop an instrument panel module
    • Prerequisite: LabVIEW and software programming knowledge


    A1: ADAS (advanced level, 2 days)

    • Create and manage a sensor configuration
    • Start a simulation with sensor modules
    • Analyze sensors network messages
    • Develop a basic ADAS system
    • Prerequisite: software programming knowledge
    • License needed: sensors add-on

    A2: Headlight / AFS (advanced level, 2 days)

    • Understand SCANeR™studio headlight solution
    • Create and manage a headlight configuration
    • Configure the visual module for displaying headlight
    • Start a simulation with NightTestManager module
    • Know headlight requirements for 3D databases
    • Develop a basic AFS strategy
    • Prerequisite: software programming knowledge
    • Licenses needed: headlight

    A3: Vehicle dynamics (advanced level, 3 days)

    • Understand SCANeR Vehicle
    • CALLAS modeling
    • Tools to model / validate
    • Co-simulate with Matlab/Simulink
    • Create an automatic test using Virtual Driver
    • Analysis tools / post-processing
    • Parameterization of simulations
    (initialization, statico-dynamics, calculation method)
    • Prerequisite: vehicle dynamics knowledge
    • License needed: Callas model edition add-on

    A4: HPC (advanced level, 2 days)

    • Create a template scenario in SCANeR™studio
    • Create a test plan with SCANeR™Explore
    • Generate multiple variations of the template scenario
    • Start a non-real time simulation
    • Launch SCANeR™Compute with different options
    • Launch a multi-session of SCANeR™Compute
    • Useful for: vehicle dynamics, ADAS development

    A5: Visual display configuration (advanced level, 1 day)

    • Understand visual screens computation
    • Workshop: configure screens for a CDS
    • Workshop: configure a cylindrical screen
    • Understand blending issues
    • Prerequisite: trigonometry basic

    A6: Driver tracking applications (advanced level, 1 day)

    • Understand SCANeR™studio trackers solution
    • Configure an eye tracker and a head tracker system
    • React to tracker events during the simulation (object detection)
    • Analyse and export eye tracker raw data
    • Workshop: connect an eye tracker system to SCANeR™studio
    • Prerequisite: know how to use a tracker system
    • License needed: trac

    A7: Advanced applications (advanced level, 1 day EACH)

    • Develop a lane keeping system (steering wheel vibration when out of lane)
    • Improve haptic feedback (road surface edition and impacts on sound, steering wheel
    and motion)
    • Motion effects and motion cueing
    • Reduce transport delay to prevent simulator sickness