Through Hole & Surface Mount PCB Repair

This course provides learners with the knowledge, skills, and ability to perform replacements and/or repairs of circuit traces, TH and SM lands, and edge contacts. Upon satisfactory completion of this course, all learners will be capable of repairing and salvaging expensive printed circuit board assemblies that may have otherwise been scrapped.



Successful completion of this course ensures learners have demonstrated the ability to perform tasks without damage to the assembly, and meeting acceptable workmanship standards for:

  • Correct use of epoxy
  • Lifted conductor repair
  • Demonstrate correct removal and replacement techniques for:
  • Isolated lands
  • Missing conductors
  • Lands with attached conductors
  • Demonstrate Through Hole eyelet placement methods (isolated no inner-connections)
  • Solder mask replacement (Laminate repair)
  • Edge contact repair (film adhesive method)
  • Successfully pass a written & practical exam with a combined score of 80% or better
  • 80 – 90% “Hands-on” application
  • Student manual
  • Pad & Trace repair practice kit
  • Pad & Trace repair evaluation kit
  • Blackfox Certification


Prerequisite: Advanced Soldering Skills
Class Length: 2 days
Price: Call us or easily get a quote via chat*
Certification Length: 24 months


* To schedule this training or for hosting in your area please contact Blackfox. Quantity discounts will apply.