EMV Contact Specifications

Become an expert in EMV Contact Specifications

This training course is focused on EMV Level 2 (application level), and enables participants to understand the contact EMV transaction flow as per the EMV specifications.


  • EMV Overview
  • Understand the different steps of the contact EMV transaction flow
  • Interpret the data exchanged between the card and the Terminal (POS or ATM)
  • Analyze what happened during an EMV transaction

Key topics

  • EMV Overview
  • EMV transaction flow
  • Flow EMV Security
  • EMV Commands / Responses
  • Q&A Session

Day 1 | EMV overview & security

  • EMV Overview
  • EMV Security
  • EMV Transaction Flow (Part 1)

Day 2 | EMV transaction flow

  • EMV Transaction Flow (Part 2)
  • EMV Commands / Responses
  • Q & A session

Day 3 | Exercices & demo (optional)

  • Exercises
  • Log analysis
  • Tools demo for automated analysis

Level of difficulty



2 days


10 max


Acquiring banks, merchants, project managers and technical experts


Prior knowledge / experience of the banking industry and awareness of the four-party scheme

I addition, EMV payment ecosystem Introduction training would be an advantage

Training pack

Includes a binder, notebook, pen, USB key and your official certificate

FIME "Plus"

  • Stay in contact with your FIME trainer, following your session for continued support and insight
  • Be part of FIME's trainee community and stay up to date with the latest technological developments
  • Receive an official FIME certificate to recognize your participation

Dedicated training session (at customer premises)

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