Habilitation Center Announces EPTAC IPC Certifications



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TO NATIONAL, AND TECHNOLOGY EDITORS:

Habilitation Center Announces EPTAC IPC Certifications

BOCA RATON, Fla., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The

Habilitation Center (www.habcenter.com), an AS9100C registered

contract manufacturer, announced that it has achieved new electronics

industry certifications in Hand Soldering and Cable/Wire Harness

operations.

The Hand Soldering Operation Certification is compliant with the IPC

J-STD-001 and the IPC-A-610. The Crimp Termination Certification is

compliant with the IPC/WHMA-A-620. The IPC-610 course introduced the

basics of soldering in wires and terminals, through-hole and surface

mount technologies using both tin lead and lead-free alloys.

The Hands On Crimp Termination course utilized the IPC-A-620 Cable and

Wire Harness Standard and addresses the assembly and inspection

criteria regarding cable/wire preparation, measuring and testing cable

assemblies, crimp terminations and insulation displacement

connections.

"We are absolutely delighted. These key certifications send a strong

message to the electronics industry that as an Electronic

Manufacturing Service (EMS) provider, we are committed to complying

with the IPC Standards," said Linda Cooke, Director of Manufacturing.

The Habilitation Center has uniquely positioned itself to handle

complex, high-volume products. Areas of expertise include: Electronic

and mechanical assembly, cable and wire harness solutions, repair,

recycling and refurbishment, kitting and warehousing, product test and

contract packaging. The Company has diverse experience in a variety

of market sectors including electronics, aerospace, aviation, defense,

telecommunications, government and industrial.

"A Source America affiliate (www.sourceamerica.org), the Center

provides training and compensable work to over 250 individuals with

special needs. We are grateful for the grant opportunities provided

by our partnership with CareerSource Palm Beach County

(www.careersourcepbc.com) " said Bob DiRocco, Executive Director.

SOURCE Habilitation Center

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/CONTACT: Linda Cooke- 561-886-3039, lcooke@habcenter.com

/Web Site: http://www.habcenter.com

CO: Habilitation Center

ST: Florida

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