7.1 IPC/WHMA-A-620 Certified IPC Specialist (CIS)


Learners will participate in a discussion and overview of the IPC-A-620A. When there are revisions and/or amendments to this standard, learners will discuss applicable changes. Students will be able to make correct “accept/reject” decisions for the appropriate class/classes of production, based on the acceptability requirements of IPC-A-610.


Module 1 – (required)
Introduction/IPC Professional Policies and Procedures; Foreword; Cable/Wire preparation; Measuring Cables; Testing Cable assemblies
Module 2 – (optional)
Crimp Terminations; Insulation Displacement Connections
Module 3 – (optional)
Soldered terminations
Module 4 – (optional)
Connectorization; Molding/Potting
Module 5 – (optional)
Wire Splicing
Module 6 – (optional)
Marking and labeling; Wire Bundling; Shielding; Cable/Wire Harness Protective Coverings
Module 7 – (optional)
Coaxial and Twinaxial Cable Assemblies
Module 8 – (optional)
Solderless Wrap


Satisfactory completion of this course:

  • Successfully pass Moduls 1 with a score of 70% or better
  • Successfully pass Modules 3-9 with a score of 70% or better


  • IPC-A-620A Manual
  • IPC “Application Specialist (CIS)” Certificate

Prerequisite: Valid IPC-A-620 “Application Specialist (CIS)” certificate
Class Length: 2 days
Price: Call for quote*
Certification Length: 24 months

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