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IPC/WHMA-A-620 Standard Expert Certification – Online Program

This 4-day live online course, for certification, is for anyone looking to become a subject matter expert in IPC/WHMA-A-620, “Requirements and Acceptance for Cable and Wire Harness Assemblies” without the need to provide any IPC Certification to others.

As a CSE – Certified Standard’s Expert, you have the opportunity to support your organization as a key subject expert on the IPC/WHMA-A-620, interfacing with a variety of functions within your firm and providing critical interpretation support of the standards, without the requirements carried under previous IPC Instructor Certifications.

This program teaches inspection and assembly criteria for all three classes of cable and wire harness assembly. The course is based on the IPC/WHMA-A-620, the most widely used inspection specification for the cable and wire harness assembly industry.

The following Standard is required for class participation:

Date: December 06, 2021
Time: 10:00am ET (Eastern Time)
Course Length: 32 Hours
Cost: Call 1.800.643.7822 or email [email protected] for Pricing
Date: December 27, 2021
Time: 10:00am ET (Eastern Time)
Course Length: 32 Hours
Cost: Call 1.800.643.7822 or email [email protected] for Pricing

Welcome to eTraining from EPTAC

Now, in addition to our classroom and onsite training programs, you can enjoy the convenience of online training with live interaction and instruction from EPTAC’s Master Instructors. Add convenience and cut expenses by registering online today.

Standard(s) and Document(s) Required


  • Once registered, you are required to order the relative standard(s) (if needed) for class if you do not already have them. They can be found by clicking on the order buttons above. Any additional document(s) will be sent to the registrant’s email from EPTAC Corporation in PDF format. These materials will be needed to participate in class.

Exam Proctoring Requirements (Now with Remote Proctoring)


  • Now with stay-at-home/office remote proctoring for certification testing.
  • EPTAC’s got you covered. Exams required for IPC Certification and Recertification can be proctored remotely via IPC EDGE or with an EPTAC Certified Master IPC Instructor. Ask us how we can help find an option for you either remotely in a stay-at-home/office environment or with one of our Instructors.
  • Note: Once enrolled, download of Remote Proctoring Software is required.
  • Contact EPTAC ([email protected]) or 1.800.643.7822 to coordinate your exam delivery.

System Requirements


  • IMPORTANT: Camera (webcam) and microphone required for all live EPTAC Online programs.
  • Note: Once enrolled, download of Remote Proctoring Software is required. You will receive a link to do so.
  • FOR IT DEPARTMENTS (Information ONLY, NO need to download): LockDown Browser Software
  • Online Programs can be launched from your browser. See TEST YOUR COMPUTER below.
  • ZOOM Account (Optional). You can download the ZOOM APP FREE (This is free. Sign up for a basic plan using the same registration email for this class. Sign Up Here)
  • Already have a ZOOM Account? Perfect. Register for this course with the same login email address you use with ZOOM.
  • TEST YOUR COMPUTER: Just to make sure you are ready to go, to test your computer or mobile device so that you are ready to go, click here for more information.

If you are experiencing any problems, please contact Customer Support at [email protected].

Everyone who successfully completes the program will receive the following:

  • IPC Certificate of Training

Day 1

  • Module 1: Introduction/Policy and Procedures
  • Module 2: Requirements and Acceptance for Cable and Wire Harness Assemblies and Applicable Documents
  • Module 3: Wire Preparation
  • Module 4: Soldered Terminations
  • Module 5: Crimp Terminations

Day 2

  • Review and Review Exercise
  • Module 5 (cont.): Crimp Terminations
  • Module 6: Insulation Displacement (IDC)
  • Module 7: Ultrasonic Welding
  • Module 8: Splices
  • Module 9: Connectorization

Day 3

  • Review and Review Exercise
  • Module 9 (cont.): Connectorization
  • Module 10: Molding / Potting
  • Module 11: Cable Assemblies and Wires
  • Module 12: Marking Labeling
  • Module 13: Coaxial and Twinaxial Cable Assemblies
  • Module 14: Wire Bundle Securing

Day 4

  • Review and Review Exercise
  • Module 14 (cont.): Wire Bundle Securing
  • Module 15: Shielding
  • Module 16: Cable/Wire Harness Protective Coverings
  • Module 17: Installation
  • Module 18: Solderless Wrap
  • Module 19: Testing/Review

This Program is delivered in English only.