SMT Processes Re-Certification

SMTA Certification

Has Your Certification Expired?

Get Re-Certified!

No doubt your SMT Processes Certification has been put to good use, but what about the next 5 years? Now is your chance to prove that your knowledge is still on the cutting-edge of electronics assembly technology. Re-certification is easy, low-cost, and you can do it right from your computer!

SMT Processes Re-Certification Online

Once you register, you have up to 1 year to complete the online program. Over 5 hours of recorded instruction from W. James Hall are divided into 11 modules each with slides and a quiz on the following updated topics:

  • PCB Basics and Surface Finishes like HASL and ENIG
  • Surface Finishes like OSP, Immersion Tin, Immersion Silver
  • Paste, stencils, printing and how they are interrelated
  • Component placement with a focus on equipment
  • Performance calculations for pick and place machines
  • Reflow soldering, component damage, profile shapes, vapor phase, and oven calculations
  • Wave soldering, selective soldering, and dispensing
  • Testing, defects, and inspection
  • Overall design process to balance and optimize an SMT line


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