Workforce Training Products 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. 

Date of Publication: Dec 15, 2015
A detailed introduction to electronics assembly for new employee orientation, sales, administrative and management personnel – also technical/vocational schools. DVD-153C begins with a brief introduction to components and interconnections, then provides a visual tour of surface mount, through-hole and mixed assembly processing and verification / testing. Also explains cable & wire harness assembly and box build or final system assembly.

Date of Publication: Dec 15, 2015

This video training program demonstrates recommended best-practices for assembling coax connectors to coaxial cable – to make sure your terminations are defect-free and reliable. This is the ideal program to teach all of the recommended techniques for coaxial cable termination – including crimping, compression, and soldering. Stop bad habits before they begin for new hires, and help eliminate faulty techniques from your veteran operators.

Date of Publication: Oct 26, 2015
This CD-ROM provides the process or quality engineer with a supply of photographs which may be used in company inspection documents or presentations. The photographs can also be used in marketing and advertising material or in technical articles. They may be simply pasted into any Word or PowerPoint document for in house company use. A range of different images, the wave solder joints are either Sn/Au/Cu or Sn/Cu all the reflow joints are Sn/Au/Cu.

Date of Publication: Jul 21, 2015
DVD-SP99C 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. Includes Leader's Guide, IPC Training Certification Exam, and certificates of completion

US$3,380.00 US$2,662.00
Date of Publication: Jul 11, 2015
In-House Training: Provide new employees with a comprehensive education explaining the entire through-hole assembly process - from process overviews to acceptance standards. Also valuable for cross-training - to help insure that every employee has a thorough understanding of their effect on end-product quality.

Independent Training Organizations: Designed for vocational-technical schools, state and federal job training centers, independent training centers, community colleges and anyone engaged in "school-to-work" programs, EDU-103 provides the essential core knowledge to prepare students for careers in the electronics assembly industry. IPC certificates of completion provide proof of pre-employment training to qualify entry-level candidates for positions in the electronics assembly industry.

Date of Publication: Jul 9, 2015
This new Training/Certification program discusses the HAZCOM Standard, provides a thorough explanation of how to read material safety data sheets (MSDS), how interpret the HAZMAT sign, how to deal with common chemicals used in the electronics assembly industry, explains the importance of personal protection and details chemical spill procedures.

Date of Publication: Jul 9, 2015

DVD-18C illustrates best-industry practices for soldering wires to commonly used terminals in electronics assembly, including: turret, cup, bifurcated, hook and pierced terminals. The contents cover proper wire wrapping techniques, using a solder heat bridge for effective heat transfer, soldering for inspectability and evaluation of acceptable and unacceptable solder joints. Also contains an optional 'humorous introduction' that can be bypassed using the DVD menu.