Public Ada Training

Paris, France, Nov 27 - Dec 1, 2017

This course is geared to software professionals looking for a practical introduction to the Ada language, including critical features introduced in Ada 2012. By attending this course you will understand and know how to use Ada for both sequential and concurrent applications, through a combination of live lectures from AdaCore's expert instructors and hands-on workshops using AdaCore's latest GNAT technology. No previous experience with Ada is required.

The course will be conducted in English.

Prerequisite: Knowledge of a programming language (Ada 83, C, C++, Java…)

Each participant should come with a computer running Windows.


Yeovil Innovation Centre,
Barracks Close, Copse Road,
Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 8RN


0930 – 1700

Lunch Break

1230 – 1400 (Lunch provided everyday)

AdaCore Contact

Martyn Pike
+ 44-1935-385973 // +44-7769-747823
Email Martyn Pike

Day 1

Language Basics

  • Introduction and Rationale
  • Declarations
  • Basic Types
  • Interacting with the Hardware
  • Remote Debugging

Day 2

Composite Data Structures and Architecture

  • Statements
  • Arrays
  • Records

Day 3

Program Architecture

  • Subprograms
  • Packages
  • Privacy
  • Exceptions

Day 4

Advanced Program Architecture

  • Access Types (basics)
  • Inheritance (basics)
  • Genericity
  • Elaboration

Day 5

Ada for Embedded Programming

  • Basic Tasking
  • Tasking with the Ravenscar Profile
  • Contracts