IPC 7721 Certified IPC Specialist (CIS) Course
IPC 7711/21, Rework, Modification, and Repair of Electronic Assemblies, is a widely used standard that offers a wealth of industry-approved techniques on through-hole and surface-mount (SMT) rework as well as land, conductor, and laminate repair. It covers procedural requirements, tools, materials, and methods for removing and replacing conformal coatings, surface-mount, and through-hole components. The standard also includes procedures for repairing and modifying boards and assemblies.
IPC-7721 Certified IPC Specialist (CIS) course students receive IPC certification for the modules relating to the IPC-7721. This course utilizes lecture and practical application to teach the board repair and modification criteria outlined in the IPC-7721 document. This class consists of the 4 rework modules of IPC-7721, including overview, printed wiring repair, laminate repair and conformal coatings.
The IPC 7721 Certified IPC Specialist (CIS) course leads to an IPC certification that is valid for two years. The training course uses lecture and practical application to teach the repair criteria of the IPC 7721 Repair and Modification of Printed Boards and Electronic Assemblies documents. The training course consists of 4 modules which cover areas specific to the IPC 7721. Please click on the course outline to view the modules.
Please note that previous board-level repair experience is recommended.
- Demonstrate recommended land replacement techniques
- Demonstrate plated through-hole repair techniques
- Demonstrate jumper wire installation techniques
- Demonstarte laminate repair techniques
- Earn an overall score of 70% or better on the IPC written examinations in order for certification
- IPC 7721 Specification
- IPC certificate of completion