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IPC-620 CIT (Trainer)

Course Objectives: IPC/WHMA-A-620 enjoyed almost immediate international acceptance since its first release in 2002, and quickly became the most important process, materials and inspection standard for the cable and wire harness industry. Developed with support of the Wire Harness Manufacturer’s Association, the document and training programs have been published in several languages and the standard has earned an international reputation as the source for end-product acceptance. Now updated to lead free for terminal soldering criteria, IPC/WHMA-A-620 has been embraced by original equipment manufacturers and electronics manufacturing services companies worldwide. Certification in this industry-approved and traceable program demonstrates your commitment to continuous improvement of product quality and reliability, and greatly facilitates certification to ISO or other quality assurance ...

IPC-610 CIT (Trainer)

Course Objectives: With its comprehensive criteria for printed circuit board assemblies, IPC-A-610 is the most widely used inspection standard in the electronics industry – and has earned an international reputation as the source for end-product acceptance criteria for consumer and high reliability printed circuit assemblies. Now updated to lead free, and available in many languages, IPC-A-610 has been embraced by original equipment manufacturers and electronics manufacturing services companies worldwide. Certification in this industry-traceable program demonstrates your commitment to continuous improvement of product quality and reliability. Certified IPC Trainer (CIT) training provides expanded information and materials to prepare individuals to deliver Certified IPC Application Specialist (CIS) training. Course Outline: Training Modules Purpose and application of IPC-A-610 ...

IPC-600 CIT (Trainer)

Course Objectives: For years, IPC-A-600 has set the standard for PCB workmanship quality with its comprehensive acceptance criteria for target, acceptable and nonconforming conditions on bare printed boards. PCB manufacturers and assemblers alike rely on this internationally recognized document to improve their understanding of printed board quality issues as well as help enhance communication with their suppliers and customers. This makes IPC-A-600 one of the most widely used standards ever published by IPC, and a natural choice for certification. Certification in this industry-developed and approved IPC program helps build your employees’ understanding of critical quality assurance/visual acceptance criteria for unpopulated printed circuit boards. In addition, it shows your customers that your company is committed to continuous improvement of its operations and product quality. Bot ...

Launch of HDT electric and eco-friendly taxi service in Singapore

HDT Singapore Taxi launches a new taxi ride, powered by BYD e6, all-electric car. We are pleased to have Mr. Chan Chun Sing, Secretary-General of NTUC, as our guest-of-honour. The electric taxi service is launched with a special co-partnership with Grab Taxis. With effect from today, there will be an Electric Taxi Icon in the Grab apps for customers to order our services. This will help our drivers to get more jobs to earn better income. . The new venture is a service with a difference. Not only are the electric taxis emission free and quiet, they are also driven, not by hirers, but by employees of the company, a first in Singapore. To implement this new employment practice, we consulted National Taxi Association and NTUC's e2i (Employment and Employability Institute) on competitive remuneration and skills upgrading needed for staff drivers. The drivers will enjoy full employme ...

Developing the Rail Workforce

1. The Land Transport Authority (LTA) and the Employment and Employability Institute (e2i) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at the launch of the Singapore Rail Academy (SGRA) this morning. The MOU affirms the commitment of both parties to attract, retain, and develop the local rail industry workforce.  2.  As LTA works towards doubling our MRT network to 360km by 2030, demand for railway operations and maintenance jobs will increase significantly. With the MOU, SGRA and e2i intend to develop targeted programmes to enlarge and professionalise Singapore’s local rail engineering core. The MOU reaffirms SGRA’s function to partner public transport industry stakeholders to deepen the knowledge and skills of the local workforce in rail engineering, operations and maintenance.  It also enables e2i to collaborate with SGRA to attract, retain, and develop the local rail industry ...

Learning Journey for Centralised Meal Catering Project for Pre-school

1. For the first time in the pre-school industry, more than 30 pre-school centres have come together to tap on meal catering services for higher productivity and healthier food options. Initiated by the Association of Early Childhood and Training Services (ASSETS) in collaboration with e2i (Employment and Employability Institute), this Lean Enterprise Development (LED) Scheme project is supported by the Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA) and Workforce Singapore (WSG). 2. To boost efficiency and productivity especially for smaller operators, and offer value-for-money and healthy meals for pre-schoolers, a three-month pilot run was launched for interested pre-school centres. Meals are prepared in a central kitchen and delivered to the centres in zonal clusters. With catered meals, the centres can benefit from time and cost savings from grocery planning and food preparation; enjoy ...

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