Introduction to Soldering

Qualification: College Certificate
Level 1

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About this course

By the end of this course you will be able to understand the theory of soldering along with safe practices and techniques that will ensure your soldering work is of a high quality. A college certificate will be issued on successful completion.

The course includes a free buffet lunch.

What you will learn
  • Safe working practices
  • Soldering tools and equipment
  • Solders and the soldering process
  • Component preparation
  • Theory of Eutectic Materials
  • Soldering Techniques
  • Practical Exercises covering soldering of wires, soldering of Tag strips and THC PCB soldering
  • Quality standards & Common faults
  • Handling Static Sensitive components
  • Desoldering techniques

There will be some soldering exercises but there are no official assessments for this course.

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Additional information

You will be required to wear coveralls. The College will provide any other safety equipment required.