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IPC-A-620 (Acceptability of Cable and Harnesses) Operator Course
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IPC/WHMA-A-620 Certified IPC Specialist (CIS) Requirements and
Acceptance for Cable and Harness Assemblies

IPC/WHMA-A-620 is the first industry standard for cable and wire harness fabrication and installation. The Operator program is modularized to allow for maximum flexibility to meet individual needs. This training will familiarize the student with the general requirements of the IPC/WHMA-A-620 Requirements and Acceptance for Cable and Harness Assemblies, and concludes with a qualifying examination.

Upon successful completion of this training program participants will be certified as Application Specialist. With this portable credential, you’ll receive immediate recognition and value throughout the Electronics Industry.
• Reference the IPC/WHMA-A-620 standard to make acceptable/reject decisions
• Interpret terminology and their definitions
• Successfully pass the written exam with an 70% or better

Module 1 – (required)
Introduction/IPC Professional Policies and Procedures (section 1); Foreword and Applicable Documents (section 2); Cable/wire preparation (section 3); Measuring Cable Assemblies (section 11); Testing Cable Assemblies (section 19)
Module 2 thru Module 8 are optional

Satisfactory completion of this course:
• Successfully pass Modules 1 & 2 with an average score of 70% or better
• Successfully pass Modules 3-8 with a score of 70% or better
Prerequisite: none
Class Length: 3 days
Price: Call for quote*
Certification Length: 24 months
Instruction provided by a Blackfox / IPC Certified Master Instructor

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