MONTREAL, CANADA--(Marketwired - Nov. 28, 2016) - (NYSE:CAE)(TSX:CAE) - CAE announced today that it has obtained its francization certificate from the Office québécois de la langue française (OQLF). The announcement was made at a celebration attended by Mr. Luc Fortin, Quebec Minister of Culture and Communications and Minister responsible for the Protection and Promotion of the French Language; Mr. Robert Vézina, President-Director General of the OQLF; Mr. Marc Parent, President and CEO of CAE; representatives of senior management; union representatives and CAE employees.
"We are proud to have obtained our francization certificate, which demonstrates the commitment of CAE and its employees to French in the workplace in Quebec," said Marc Parent. "Aerospace is a sector where the working language is very often English, and obtaining our francization certificate would not have been possible without the excellent cooperation among the various groups of employees who worked together to achieve this goal."
The granting of a francization certificate attests to the fact that CAE, located in Montreal, complies with the requirements of the Quebec Charter of the French Language. The certification confirms that the French language is consistently and widely used at CAE and recognizes the best language practices implemented within the organization.
Photos of the celebration are available on cae.com/photos.
CAE is a global leader in training for the civil aviation, defence and security, and healthcare markets. Backed by a 70-year record of industry firsts, we continue to help define global training standards with our innovative virtual-to-live training solutions to make flying safer, maintain defence force readiness and enhance patient safety. We have the broadest global presence in the industry, with 8,000 employees, 160 sites and training locations in over 35 countries. Each year, we train more than 120,000 civil and defence crewmembers and thousands of healthcare professionals worldwide.
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