IPC-A-610 Certified Trainer Course - Advanced Rework Technology Ltd.
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IPC-A-610 Certified Trainer Course

Acceptability of Electronic Assemblies

Who should become a Certified Trainer?

Any person who is responsible for quality and reliability of electronic assemblies :- i.e. quality supervisors and engineering manufacturing supervisors with assembly responsibilities would all make excellent candidates for training.

Training Course Topics

  • Role and responsibilities of trainers
  • Handling electronic assemblies
  • Criteria for hardware installation – threaded fasteners, connector pins
  • Soldering requirements for terminals and plated through holes, including lead free
  • Surface mounted criteria for chip components, cylindrical components, leadless chip carriers, leaded components and ball grid arrays
  • Requirements for component damage
  • Criteria for laminate conditions, cleanliness and coatings
  • Acceptance criteria for solderless wrap requirements and jumper wires
  • Requirements for high voltage applications
  • Using the lesson plan and materials effectively, and a review of training skills


On successful completion of the examination the candidate will receive the IPC-A-610 Trainer Certificate. This certificate is valid for 2 years after the course completion date. The Candidate will also receive all the necessary training materials to carry out the Application Specialist courses.

This will include the following:

  • A CD-ROM which illustrates every aspect of the IPC-A-610 training and documented information
  • An instructor guide – this will provide complete directions for the Application Specialist training and test
  • The IPC-A-610 “Acceptability of Electronics Assemblies”
  • The IPC-T-50 “Terms and Definitions”
  • The Application Specialist test and evaluation forms

Application Specialist training materials, and certificates can only be purchased by IPC-A-610 Trainers.

Course Duration

4 Days

Course Dates

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Re-certification course dates can be viewed by clicking here.

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