IPC “Certified IPC Trainer (CIT)” 4.0 IPC-A-600 Acceptability of Printed Circuit Boards

Course Description

The IPC-A-600, “Acceptability of Printed Circuit Boards,” is the most widely used specification for the PCB industry. The training program provides a detailed review of the IPC-A-600 criteria and concludes with a qualifying exam.


Upon Successful completion of this learning activity, Instructors will be certified to instruct Application Specialist certifications and re-certifications.

Instructors will obtain the knowledge to:

  • Interpret the differences between Class 1,2 and 3 products
  • Reference the IPC A 600 standard to make accept/reject decisions
  • Proficiently conduct Application Specialists courses per IPC requirements
  • Correctly interpret and teach the intent of the IPC A 600 standard
  • Explain the IPC terminology and definitions
  • Conduct courses on Internal and External Printed Circuit Modules
  • Successfully pass the Instructor’s exam with a score of 80% or better

What an IPC-A-600 Instructor receives:

Everyone who successfully completes the Certified IPC Trainer training certification and examination will receive all the materials necessary for conducting Application Specialist Certification Training that includes:

  • The IPC-A-600, Acceptability of Printed Boards Manual
  • The IPC-6012, Qualification and Performance Specification for Rigid Printed Boards
  • CIS Cert/Recert Instructor Guide – Soft Copy
  • CD with CIS Cert/Recert Visuals Powerpoint, Instructor Guide e-copy (non-printable), Training Support Files

Upon satisfactory completion of the course, participants will receive Certified IPC Trainer (CIT) certification that authorizes them to train and certify Certified IPC Specialist.

Prerequisites: None Class Length: 20 hours Certification Length: 24 months

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