Workforce Training Products

Electronics.ca Knowledge Center offers access to some of the world's most renowned specialists in academia and industry. Our courses provide a comprehensive education for new employees, cross-training for your existing workforce, or pre-employment training for students entering the electronics industry. You can train, test and certify your employees in the fundamentals of semiconductor fabrication, PCB and electronics assembly. Give your employees access to the knowledge they need to advance their careers... provide opportunities for cross-training and self-education with the award-winning IPC Training Library. It's never been more cost-effective to implement a complete curriculum of core assembly knowledge. 

US$495.00
Date of Publication: Jul 6, 2015
The DVD-58C program was designed to provide new employees with a visual overview of the wire crimping processes and it explains the terminology and anatomy of crimping, and reviews quality assurance requirements. We begin by exploring wire types, insulation, diameters, gauges, variation, and stripping processes (manual and automatic).

US$495.00
Date of Publication: Jul 6, 2015
This DVD-66C covers personal protection issues, improper use of tools, improper workstation design and set-up, hazardous materials, improper handling and positioning of materials, muscular-skeletal disorders and inadequate housekeeping.

US$350.00
Date of Publication: Jun 30, 2015
Introduction to Through Hole Assembly DVD-27C provides introductory overview to the through-hole assembly process and begins with a...

US$350.00
Date of Publication: Jun 30, 2015
Final Bare Board Electrical Testing DVD-89 provides a visual analysis of the principles of final electrical testing for printed circuit...

US$625.00
Date of Publication: Mar 16, 2015
DVD-SP79C is a  dual-language (Spanish - English ) training DVD begins by explainiing why Moisture Sensitive Devices, (MSD) are becoming a critical issue because of the higher temperatures involved in lead-free soldering.

US$2,820.00 US$2,250.00
Date of Publication: Jan 29, 2015
This media-based training course includes seven DVD programs, leader's guide, written testing, and IPC Training Certification - at up to a 20% cost savings...

US$350.00
Date of Publication: Jul 9, 2015
DVD-34C begins with an introduction to the key elements in solder paste printing: the circuit board, stencil, solder paste and squeegee and describes how each element affects the printing process. This DVD also discusses automatic and semiautomatic stencil printers, focusing on what the operator needs to understand to set up and monitor all aspects of the printing operation and concludes with a description of general operator maintenance, emphasizing safety and proper clean-up. Includes Leader's Guide, Transcript, Test and Answer Key. Certificates of completion are also included for students who pass the Training Certification Exam.

US$245.00
Date of Publication: Jul 9, 2015
DVD-37 introduces each of the manufacturing processes for flex circuits, including single-sided, double-sided, and multilayer fabrication. Action photography and computer graphics visually demonstrate each process step, including roll processing. Also illustrates the uses and advantages of flex circuits

US$350.00
Date of Publication: Jul 9, 2015
DVD-46C presents an overview of the electronics assembly process to explain context for understanding hardware buildup procedures and contains a visual overview of the tools used in the mechanical assembly of electronics products, proper installation for hardware and fasteners, interconnection of electronic assemblies and mechanical construction of the cabinet. This DVD also includes handling practices, personal safety and ergonomics. A great way to introduce new employees to the complexities of hardware buildup. Includes Leader's Guide, Transcript, Exam and Answer Key. Certificates of completion are also included for students who pass the Training Certification Exam.

US$350.00
Date of Publication: Jul 9, 2015
DVD-99C explains: why the switch to lead free; effects on reflow, wave, rework and hand soldering; visual inspection, personal safety and the environment; effects of higher temperatures; differences in processes and solder joint evaluation; precautions and new techniques; lead free alloys; more active fluxes and proper handling of moisture sensitive devices - from stockroom to soldering.

US$250.00
Date of Publication: Mar 12, 2013
This video library is available as a 6 month subscription service for a one-time company site payment. Topics Covered: Component types Component...

US$350.00
Date of Publication: Sep 1, 2013
DVD-17C training program starts with a discussion of the importance of electrical testing; then provides a visual overview of a typical automatic...

US$495.00
Date of Publication: Sep 1, 2013
Box build is the electromechanical assembly process for fabricating the enclosure or chassis; installing subassemblies / components, routing cabling...

US$495.00
Date of Publication: Sep 1, 2013
DVD-98C provides an innovative and entertaining approach to assisting new employees in understanding how to protect themselves and the sensitive...

US$350.00
Date of Publication: Aug 31, 2013
DVD-39C introduces the features of surface mount component placement machines - including component feeding methods, heads, rails and vision...

US$595.00
Date of Publication: Dec 3, 2012
The focus of this training program is on hand soldering basics using tin-lead solder. For a comparative program on hand soldering basics using lead...

US$350.00
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 1969
DVD-44C is an introductory overview of the component preparation and manual insertion process and  covers: the kitting or picking process,...

US$475.00
Date of Publication: Mar 21, 2012
DVD-67C explains the differences between lead free and tin-lead solder -- for solder joint touch up and rework and covers component removal, land...

US$475.00
Date of Publication: Mar 18, 2013
ESD prevention is an incessant challenge in electronics assembly. How do you keep employees focused and vigilant about invisible problems? Master IPC...

US$400.00
Date of Publication: Aug 30, 2013
DVD-76C is tailor-made for all the non-technical personnel who travel through electronic production areas and explains and demonstrates (in 3D...

US$475.00
Date of Publication: Aug 30, 2013
DVD-78C is designed for ESD control for electronics assembly operators and reinforces best-industry practices, and helps to eliminate scrap...

US$350.00
Date of Publication: Mar 20, 2013
DVD-91C stresses the importance of avoiding unnecessary rework and shows how a cosmetic fix can create more problems than it solves, such as damage...

US$350.00
Date of Publication: Mar 19, 2013
DVD-95C explains the practical uses of rework stations for high volume rework, BGAs and ultra fine-pitch QFPs, continues with an examination of...

US$350.00
Date of Publication: Mar 19, 2013
DVD-97CC demonstrates the industry standard eyelet repair procedure for a damaged plated-through hole (without innerlayer connections) as described...

US$473.00
Date of Publication: Dec 16, 2014
The Seven Sins of Wire Harness Assembly focuses on the most common problems that typically go wrong during the wire harness assembly process -- and provides information on how to rectify each transgression. The "Seven Sins" include improper wire preparation, incorrect harness layout, improper labeling, crimping defects, soldering defects, missing/incorrect hardware and improper tying.

US$595.00
Date of Publication: Mar 20, 2012
DVD-61C illustrates best industry practices for splicing wires — including soldered splices, crimped splices and ultrasonic welding. Wire...

US$495.00
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 1969
The DVD-65C helps to train and certify the operators in fiber optic cable assembly. Chapter 1 provides a visual introduction to fiber optic cable,...

US$595.00
Date of Publication: Mar 18, 2013
This video demonstrates best-practices for assembling common connector types, while teaching your operators how to avoid conventional assembly issues...

US$495.00
Date of Publication: Jul 9, 2015
Lead Free Hand Soldering Secrets is a must-see for experienced solder technicians. The Secrets reveal how to extend soldering iron tip life, improve heat transfer, create better wetting, improve drag soldering technique and avoid cross contamination.  DVD-69C includes optional English subtitles for hearing-impaired and ESL students – with Leader’s Guide, Review Questions and IPC Training Certification Certificates for students who pass the final examination.

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 15, 2013
If you want a quick introduction to lead-free, why not get a copy of the "Lead-Free Assembly and Soldering Cook Book" the worlds first interactive CD-ROM....

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 15, 2013
Wire Preparation and Crimping Photo Album 01 Microection of satisfactory crimp termination 02 Microsection of incomplete crimp termination 03 Microsection...

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 15, 2013
Solve your flip chip assembly problems and printed circuit board defects. This photo album provides a collection of the most common process defects for use...

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 15, 2013
This CD ROM is fully interactive and covers the different types of BGA component, design and process requirement with X-ray inspection of solder joints and...

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 15, 2013
The CD ROM provides a guide to common process defects found at each stage of the SMT process. It also includes defects specifically on printed boards and...

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 14, 2013
Package on Package (PoP) applications are growing in popularity for mobile and handheld professional electronics applications and, with it, placing further...

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 14, 2013
The first screen introduces the user to the CD-ROM and the key topics covered in each section including conventional surface mount desoldering operations....

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 14, 2013
This CD ROM is fully interactive and covers the use of single sided and double sided reflow assembly. It includes animations and video clips showing the...

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 14, 2013
This CD ROM is fully interactive and covers the use of through hole components, design and process requirement when implementing Pin in Hole/Intrusive...

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 14, 2013
Printed board design and layout is the key to Zero Defect Manufacture and particularly true for lead-free. Design and development engineers must convert...

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 14, 2013
This is the first in a series of interactive CD-ROMs developed by Soldertec Global to assist engineers with the practical introduction of lead-free...

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 14, 2013
Second edition of the CD provides a guide to all aspects of wave soldering with all the common process defects. Each stage of the process including fluxing,...

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 14, 2013
Interactive CD-ROM covering optical and X-ray inspection of solder joints. It includes an introduction to the lead-free assembly process with specific...

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 14, 2013
The use of Conformal coating has provided benefits to industry for many years either in the high reliability market sector or where products have to deal with extreme environmental conditions. In recent years due to changes in technology and miniaturisation coating are being used in consumer applications. The use of coatings is seen in different industries like telecommunications, automotive and consumer products have benefited from the use of selective coating but for different reasons. The CD-ROM provides a simple guide to the use of coatings, their application and process, product benefits, inspection and quality control. A practical defect guide session will also allow delegates to examine coated boards using different materials and inspect the coating application. A unique feature of the CD is a number of engineers answering question on coating processes, process defects and quality control in manufacture.

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 14, 2013
In any process there are always opportunities to improve the process, reduce the number of process stages or reduce the cost of manufacture. Engineering is...

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 14, 2013
The defect and photo albums provide a collection of the most common process defects for use in inspection standards, posters, training manuals and technical...

US$300.00
Date of Publication: Dec 11, 2012
DVD-26 visually explains each of the process steps in the double-sided, pattern plate, tin-lead reflow manufacturing process. Includes action...

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 14, 2013
Third in a series of interactive CD-ROMs developed by Soldertec Global to assist engineers with the practical introduction of lead-free wave soldering...

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 14, 2013
Interactive CD-ROMs developed by Soldertec Global to assist engineers with the practical introduction of lead-free materials and processes. Introduced by...

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 14, 2013
If you are using PowerPoint for training or technical sales presentations and need to illustrate the conventional, surface mount & LGA/QFN assembly...

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 14, 2013
If you are using PowerPoint for training or sales presentations and need to illustrate the conventional and surface mount assembly process stages SMART...

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 14, 2013
The latest CD from SMART Group provides inspection criteria for surface mount and conventional assembly and soldering as well as providing a defect guide...

US$165.00
Date of Publication: Aug 14, 2013
The disk provides sets of interactive question and answer tests for engineering, production and quality staff. It is designed to be used after any formal...

US$245.00
Date of Publication: Jul 9, 2015
DVD-52 produced for a non-technical audience including sales, administrative, and management, to explain where printed circuit boards fit into electronic products - and the global electronics industry. This DVD begins with an overview of electronic components, then describes the history and function of printed circuit boards, including a visual tour of a typical double-sided and multilayer fabrication process. This DVD also provides an explanation of the uses and manufacturing processes for related materials, including copper foil and various laminate types, then describes industry markets and includes a visual overview of both through-hole and surface mount component assembly operations.

US$2,240.00
Date of Publication: Mar 18, 2013
Covering both tin-lead and lead free soldering, this six-DVD set explores the most time-consuming and critical process in electronics assembly. Hand Solding...

US$2,250.00
Date of Publication: Mar 20, 2013
EDU-101 is a seven DVD set -- at a 22% cost savings off individual DVD list prices. This course comes with free automated testing, leader's guide and...

US$245.00
Date of Publication: Mar 20, 2013
DVD-22 is designed for employees new to PWB fabrication, explains the history and function of the printed circuit board in perspective to the...

US$475.00
Date of Publication: Mar 20, 2013
DVD-84C Part four of the Innerlayer Handling series analyzes the theory of the print & etch innerlayer imaging operation and provides an overview...

US$300.00
Date of Publication: Mar 20, 2013
DVD-85C examines the innerlayer developing process, and the defects that can be created by improper handling, variations in machine setup, and...

US$550.00
Date of Publication: Mar 20, 2013
A visual introduction to wire preparation for wire harness manufacturing. This dual-language Spanish - English DVD begins by explaining wire types,...

US$695.00
Date of Publication: Mar 20, 2013
DVD-SPPTH-D dual-language (Spanish-English ) DVD is a cost-effective and efficient way to train and test your entire workforce to the most...

US$350.00
Date of Publication: Dec 18, 2012
DVD-29 examines the procedure for preparing microsections using automatic equipment for the critical grinding and polishing steps and provides a...

US$350.00
Date of Publication: Mar 19, 2013
DVD-86C part six of the Innerlayer Handling series details innerlayer etch / strip operations, focusing on four variables: solution chemistry,...

US$475.00
Date of Publication: Mar 13, 2012
DVD-30-31 Part 1 explains the qualities of a properly prepared microsection, and provides an overview of evaluation equipment. This DVD also...

US$1,500.00
Date of Publication: Mar 18, 2013
Innerlayer handling is the primary cause of multilayer defects. This series of programs explain the theory of each process and identifies all of the common...