Basic Soldering Techniques

Confirmed Dates

  • Open Course
Duration 2 Days
Timetable 08.30 - 15.30 daily
Course Cost £320 Per Delegate


The delegate will take part in a training programme, which provides the knowledge and skills required to solder competently and enable them to understand the basic principles of soldering. The training will enable the candidate to:

1. Understand the Soldering process and best practice including electro-static discharge (ESD)

2. Work safely and efficiently during the soldering process

3. Prepare tools and materials for the soldering process

4. Understand the process of Heat transfer

5. Use Heat shielding

6. Prepare various cable ends for soldering, tinning wires and components.

7. Recognise various Component and Wire used in the process

8. Form and Solder various types of wire to a variety of terminations

9. Form and Solder components to terminals and PCBs

10. Remove Component safely from PCBs


No previous experience is necessary.


This course will be suitable for mechanical crafts people as part of a multi-skill training, as well as for assemblers of electrical and/or electronic equipment.

A certificate of industrial training will be awarded to delegates on successful completion of the course.


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