IPC220 - Certified IPC Trainer 7711/7721

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Subject Title
Certified IPC Trainer 7711/7721

Subject Description
The IPC-7711/7721Certified IPC Trainer Course is a comprehensive five (5) day course addressing review of the Standards and hands-on training of Rework and Repair Techniques for Printed Boards and Electronic Assemblies. At the conclusion of the course, students will be subjected to written examinations and must rework, repair and modify acceptable workmanship samples. Students who successfully complete this course are awarded an IPC-7711/7721 Certified IPC Trainer Certification and are authorized to conduct the Certified IPC Application Specialist (CIS) course.

Note:  Training is conducted by Celestica in cooperation with Seneca college.

Credit Status
Non-Credit from Seneca.
Industry recognized certification from IPC, valid for 2 years.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

-Explain the general requirements in the Standard related to rework, repair and modification.
-Demonstrate how to strip, tin and splice wires.
-Demonstrate how to remove and replace SMT and PTH components using industry approved methods.
-Demonstrate how to repair and modify PCBs (pad and trace damage, laminate, wire adds etc.)
-Teach the Application Specialist level course.

Cheating and Plagiarism
Each student should be aware of the College's policy regarding Cheating and Plagiarism. Seneca's Academic Policy will be strictly enforced.

To support academic honesty at Seneca College, all work submitted by students may be reviewed for authenticity and originality, utilizing software tools and third party services. Please visit the Academic Honesty site on http://library.senecacollege.ca for further information regarding cheating and plagiarism policies and procedures.

All students and employees have the right to study and work in an environment that is free from discrimination and/or harassment. Language or activities that defeat this objective violate the College Policy on Discrimination/Harassment and shall not be tolerated. Information and assistance are available from the Student Conduct Office at student.conduct@senecacollege.ca.

Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
The College will provide reasonable accommodation to students with disabilities in order to promote academic success. If you require accommodation, contact the Counselling and Disabilities Services Office at ext. 22900 to initiate the process for documenting, assessing and implementing your individual accommodation needs.

Ideal candidates should have a background in electronic assembly, good hand dexterity, and have been tasked to conduct the IPC-7711/7721 Certified IPC Specialist Certification course.

Topic Outline

  • Wire Splicing
  • Through Hole Components Removal/ Replacement
  • Chip & MELF Components Removal/Replacement
  • Gull Wing Components Removal/Replacement
  • J-lead  Components Removal/Replacement
  • PCB Circuit Repair
  • PCB Laminate Repair
  • Jumper Wires
  • Conformal Coating Removal/Replacement 

Mode of Instruction
Lecture, live on camera demonstration, hands-on practice, visuals

Prescribed Texts
IPC-7711/7721 Standards (included in the course fee)
IPC Professional Training and Certification Policies and Procedures

Reference Material

Required Supplies

Promotion Policy

Grading Policy
A+ 90%  to  100%
A 80%  to  89%
B+ 75%  to  79%
B 70%  to  74%
C+ 65%  to  69%
C 60%  to  64%
D+ 55%  to  59%
D 50%  to  54%
F 0%    to  49% (Not a Pass)
EXC Excellent
SAT Satisfactory
UNSAT Unsatisfactory

For further information, see a copy of the Academic Policy, available online (http://www.senecacollege.ca/academic-policy) or at Seneca's Registrar's Offices.

Modes of Evaluation
The student must prove their mastery of the specification by passing a 75 question open book and a 50 question closed book test with an average score of 80% or higher, and complete the workmanship skill tests at an acceptable level.

80%-100%- SAT
0-79%- UNSAT

Approved by: Barb Shannon, Denis Gravelle, Sharon Estok