Manchester, NH – January 29, 2014 – In order to meet IPC’s new training direction for their Designer Certification Programs, EPTAC Corporation has joined forces with five new IPC Design Certification Instructors, to provide IPC Designer Certifications throughout the North American market. This arrangement brings to EPTAC a highly skilled group of instructors for both CID and CID+ level programs.
Led by Gary Ferrari, President of FTS, this group has been providing design for manufacturing guidance to both designers and circuit board manufacturers allowing them to design and produce highly cost effective products, which enable them to remain competitive in this ever-changing market. With combined years of experience in excess of 100+ year, this group consists of Gary Ferrari, Paul Fleming, Cheri Litson, Olga Scheglov and Glenn Wells; all experienced designers and committed IPC participants in the Designer Certification process. Their bios can all be reviewed on the EPTAC Corporation website for additional details.
“We are very excited to be working with EPTAC Corporation and the marriage of our combined reputations in the market, to support and deliver programs that advance the skills of PCB designers everywhere,” noted Gary Ferrari, President of FTS.
“As a long standing provider of IPC Certifications and electronics training products, we see this as a perfect fit,” commented Mark Pilkington, President of EPTAC. “We have enjoyed working with Gary in the past and look forward to the process of expanding the IPC Designer Certification offerings with this new group of instructors, to customers looking to sharpen their skills and technical background.”
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.