IPC J-STD-001 Certified IPC Trainer (CIT) Course
IPC J-STD-001, Requirements for Soldered Eletrical and Electronic Assemblies,
has emerged as the preeminent authority for electronics assembly manufacturing worldwide. The standard describes materials, methods, and verification criteria for producing high-quality soldered leaded and lead-free interconnections. It emphasizes process control and establishes industry-consensus requirements for a broad range of electrical connections. This particular course material is taught for those wishing to have an IPC J-STD-001 certification as an instructor.
The IPC J-STD-001 Certification for CIT’s prepares individuals to deliver certified IPC Specialist (CIS) training and helps enhance employee skill and performance. Additionally, you can use the IPC certification program to address the standard's training requirement. The IPC J-STD-001 Certified IPC Trainer (CIT) course provides individuals with a portable credential which recognizes associates soldering skills and understanding of this internationally recognized standard. The JSTD certification program is designed for those assembling electronic assemblies or attaching wires and cables to electronic assemblies.
The IPC J-STD-001 Certified IPC Trainer (CIT) course is built on a train-the-trainer instructional model. The training program uses soldering labs and demonstrations, as well as classroom discussion to teach the standard criteria. IPC J-STD-001 certified instructor candidates who successfully complete the soldering workmanship portions of the course and the certification examinations are given instructional materials needed for training operators. The IPC J-STD-001 training program is design as a portable credential that goes with the employee. The J-STD-001 certification program credential is valid for a two year period of time. Potential candidates for this IPC training program should have at least a 5th grade reading comprehension level.
BEST Inc. instruction is different from most training centers as we test on inspection skills as part of Module 5. Students are shown various PCBs, as well as terminals, and then are asked to identify defects.
Please note that this is an advanced soldering course. Previous soldering experience is recommended.
- Demonstrate lab soldering that meets the minimum requirements of the IPC J-STD-001 certification program
- Be able to reference the IPC J-STD-001 certification and look up and interpret specifications that are part of the J-STD-001 standard
- Be able to proficently conduct Certified IPC Specialist IPC J-STD-001(CIS) training
- Explain IPC terminology and definitions
- Earn a score of 80% or better on BOTH the open and closed book IPC examinations in order to become certified in the J-STD-001 certification program.
- IPC J-STD-001 Requirements for Soldered Electrical and Electronic Assemblies standard
- CD-Rom with visual aids for conducting CIS courses and an electronic instructor guide with lesson plans and reference material
- AJ-820 Assembly & Joining Handbook
- T-50 Terms and Definitions Handbook
- IPC certificate of completion
After an individual has been certified as an instructor, the instructor’s training site will require additional material:
- soldering stations and supplies
- computer and projecter to show the training curriculum
- a copy of the IPC J-STD-001 standard for each student to reference during testing
- a computer with online access for each student to take his/her exams (exams will need to be purchased through IPC)