Manchester, NH – February 26, 2014 – EPTAC Corporation announced today that it has acquired multiple IPC Certification Center licenses for a number of locations across the United States and Canada. This marks a first for an IPC Training Center to expand its delivery and support of electronics training programs to several locations including California, Florida, Minnesota, Missouri and Connecticut, along with Canada and the Toronto, Ontario market.
EPTAC has long supported an extensive schedule of programs throughout the US and Canada, providing electronics manufacturing customers with access to a variety of programs including all of the IPC certification programs. With this new expansion, EPTAC will be able to offer a more extensive list of IPC programs and date options to electronics firms allowing them more flexibility and opportunity to participate in developmental programs to meet demand.
The locations include the following areas, Anaheim-Los Angeles Area, Carlsbad-San Diego Area, Minneapolis-St. Paul Area, Kansas City-Central Plains Area, Watertown-New Haven-Hartford Area, Palm Bay-Florida Area, Markham-Toronto Area in Ontario, Canada and its corporate office in Manchester, NH covering the New England Region.
Along with EPTAC’s extensive list of programs in electronics training, the new licensing covers the IPC-A-610, J-STD-001, IPC-A-600, IPC/WHMA-A-620 and IPC-7711/21 for these locations. In addition, new programs were also licensed via the IPC to include the new IPC-6012 bare board specification program still in development and the current designer certifications, CID and CID+ specifically targeted to support the printed circuit board design market.
“We are very excited about these new licensed locations and the new programs being rolled out by the IPC,” commented Mark Pilkington, President of EPTAC Corporation. “Our focus has always been to deliver the best professional programs, by a highly skilled staff, to meet the real time needs and demands of our customers.”
EPTAC, the most internationally recognized leader in solder training and IPC certification, gives professionals the skills to accelerate their careers and businesses the talent to succeed in this ever-competitive industry. For over 25 years, EPTAC has been helping companies increase quality standards, improve productivity and maximize profits. Headquartered in Manchester, NH, EPTAC delivers the industry best training programs throughout established locations in the United States and Canada.