IPC302 - IPC J-STD-001 CIS Recertification

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Subject Title
IPC J-STD-001 CIS Recertification

Subject Description
This is a two (2) day review of the standard targeted for Certified IPC Specialists who require recertification.  Candidates write open and closed book examinations and they must assemble and solder to acceptable workmanship standards.

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:

  • Identify the general requirements of J-std-001 such as safety, tools and electrostatic discharge (ESD)
  • Apply Wire, Terminal, PTH and SMT assembly requirements taught in the course.
  • Improve skills and ability to achieve acceptable workmanship through skill building exercises.
  • Consistently and correctly apply the general soldered connection acceptance criteria( including lead free)
  • Gain knowledge of how to properly inspect PCBAs through hands-on exercises.

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.

The ideal candidates are J-STD-001 CIS requiring recertification to the standard.
Proof of certification is mandatory at the beginning of the class (i.e. Original certificate and official IPC letter of extension, if that was granted.)

Topic Outline
Quick overview of the topics covered in the initial certification course as outlined below:

  • General requirements such as safety, tools and electrostatic discharge (ESD)
  • Wire and terminal assembly requirements, demonstrations and laboratory
  • Through hole technology requirements and laboratory
  • Surface mount technology requirement and laboratory
  • General soldered connection acceptance requirements (including Lead Free)
  • Machine and reflow soldering process requirements
  • Test methods and related standards
  • Using statistical process control methodology

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

Prescribed Texts
J-STD-001 Standard
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
1. Open and closed book written exams.
2. Workmanship skill exams.

Grading Policy

70%-100%- SAT
0-69%   -     UNSAT

Vince Bennici

Approved by: Barb Shannon, Denis Gravelle, Sharon Estok