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All classes are available at our locations and on-site at your facility, or throughout the USA in our Mobile Training Center. Contact BEST at 847-797-9250 to register!

 

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BEST Headquarters - Chicago, Illinois

Detroit, Michigan

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Cleveland, Ohio

Huntsville, Alabama

 

 

BEST Headquarters - Chicago, Illinois

- Certifications held at BEST in Rolling Meadows, Illinois, right outside of Chicago -

 

IPC INSTRUCTION (CIT) CERTIFICATION

IPC J-STD-001 Instructor Certification        IPC J-STD-001 FS Space App       IPC J-STD-001 Instructor Recertification
July 10 - 14                                                   July 14                                          July 20 - 21
September 18 - 22                                         September 22                                September 14 - 15
November 6 - 10                                            November 10                                 November 16 - 17

IPC-A-610 Instructor Certification              IPC-A-610 Instructor Recertification
June 6 - 9                December 5 - 8                July 18 - 19
August 8 - 11                                                 September 12 - 13   
October 3 - 6                                                  November 14 - 15                                             

IPC/WHMA-A-620 Instructor Certification    IPC/WHMA-A-620 Instructor Recertification      
July 24 - 27                                                      August 1 - 2
September 25 - 28                                            October 24 - 25  
November 27 - 30                                             December 12 - 13

IPC 7711/21 Instructor Certification           IPC 7711/21 Instructor Recertification
June 12 - 16            December 4 - 8                    August 3 - 4
August 14 - 18                                                   October 26 - 27 
October 9 - 13                                                    December 14 - 15

IPC OPERATOR (CIS) CERTIFICATION

IPC J-STD-001 Operator Certification        IPC-A-600 Operator Certification      IPC-A-610 Operator Certification
August 21 - 25                                             August 23 - 25                                     August 28 - 30
October 30 - November 3                              October 11 - 13                                   December 18 - 20

 

IPC/WHMA-A-620 Operator Certification    IPC-6012 Operator Certification       IPC 7711/Mixed Technologies
August 7 - 9                                                   September 5 - 8                                 August 28 - September 1
October 16 - 18                                              November 7 - 10                                 October 2 - 6

 

BEST CERTIFICATION

Soldering 101                                    Cable/Wire Harnees Assembly          Cable/WH Assembly (no lecture)
September 6 - 7                                    August 10 - 11                                    July 28          September 29
November 20 - 21                                  October 19 - 20                                          December 1
                           

SMT Rework                    Advanced SMT Rework         SMT Boot Camp
October 16 - 18                  October 19 - 20                     August 14 - 18

Wires and Terminals                    Lead-Free                  ESD Awareness
September 8                                  September 11             September 22
Novmeber 22

                           
BGA Rework                    BGA Profiling
September 27 - 28             September 29
November 1 - 2                  November 3                

 

Custom classes also available on dates that work with your schedule!
For more information, please call BEST at 847-797-9250

 

 

 

 

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