Understand the Dangers of Electro-Static Discharge (ESD) and Electro-static Over-stress (EOS) - one-day course
As portable equipment, such as mobile phones, laptops and tablets, are getting smaller, with more functions being added, the operation voltages for components are becoming much lower. In these circumstances, whether building or repairing such equipment, avoiding the dangers of ESD/EOS is essential.
ESD/EOS is a major cause of damage to electronics components. This course ensures staff understand how ESD is the unseen enemy, why it must be eliminated and what steps need to be taken to prevent catastrophe.
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People working in any electronics manufacturing organisation must be able to take appropriate steps to avoid static charge and this course explains:
What ESD/EOS is and how it can affect electronic components and products
The types of components that can be affected by an electro-static charge
What an ESD protected area is
What precautions must be taken to help eliminate the risk of damage from ESD/EOS
Assessments at the end of the areas covered will result in an Electronics Yorkshire certificate being awarded to candidates who achieve the required standard. Within this programme students will also be able to take an IPC course of study and receive the IPC ESD Control DVD-54C certificate on successful completion of that course
Who should attend
Anyone associated with manufacturing, production or repair of electronics equipment.
What is included
All course materials are included together with a light lunch and all refreshments during the day.
For current prices of all courses, contact Electronics Yorkshire on 0800 610 1601.
Full member companies of Electronics Yorkshire benefit from a 20% discount off prices. Discounts are also available for multiple bookings.
If, within seven days of the course commencement date, there are insufficient students booked onto this course, Electronics Yorkshire maintains the right to cancel and offer alternative dates.
Where and when
This full-day course is held at Electronics Yorkshire’s Training and Technology Centre of Excellence in Leeds.
You can view our list of training course dates in our training calendar.
Electronics Yorkshire’s Training and Technology Centre of Excellence is off the A6120 Ring Road, north west of Leeds.
Clayton Wood Rise
Leeds LS16 6RF
Training at your premises
Many courses can be delivered on-site, depending on facilities and equipment available for training. Contact us for information on Electronics Yorkshire courses being delivered at your premises.