About Us

The Go-To Provider for IPC Certfication

AIM Training, a division of Chemtools, is a licensed IPC Training Centre and has been leading the way with IPC Training in Australia since 2007. AIM Training delivers comprehensive and certifiable courses covering all areas of electronics. Along with a range of IPC Training Courses, our offerings also include customised training courses for Electronics through hole and SMT production, Master Micro Rework, Repair and Diagnostics for Mobile Devices and ESD Awareness.

We Train and Certify Within All Industries of Electronics

  • Department of Defense
  • Defense Contractors
  • Government Departments
  • Aerospace and Avionics
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Telecommunication and Mobile
  • Phone Repair
  • Medical Manufacturing
  • Contract Manufacturer OEMs
  • Service Centres
  • Universities
  • TAFEs
  • Class of Production: Class 1 – Consumer Electronics
  • Class of Production: Class 2 – General Industrial, Dedicated Service Electronics
  • Class of Production: Class 3 – High Reliability, Harsh Environments Electronics
  • Class of Production: Class 3A – Space
We also train and certify hobbyists looking to improve their basic SMT and thru hole soldering skills.

AIM Training Conducts Courses Australia Wide and New Zealand

Our Preferred Partners

Based on IPC training experience, AIM Training has created a portfolio representing brands capable of providing the technology and quality needed to meet the IPC standards themselves.

Why Choose Us

Our knowledge of the Electronics Industry, and our ability to simplify the technical jargon, along with passing on knowledge and skills from veteran technicians to hobbyists and production line workers, is second to none.

Our practical courses are very hands-on, with our IPC Certified Trainers making it easy to gain technical knowledge and skills which will last a lifetime and not be quickly forgotten.

Highest Quality Standard And Customer Satisfaction

AIM Training is always striving to provide high-quality service. Our commitment is reflected in our high score for customer satisfaction, loyalty, and appreciation. We welcome thousands of trainees across twelve different locations and continuously expand our training offer to suit the needs of our candidates.

Fostering Strong Partnerships

AIM Training works in collaboration with Chemtools®, AIM Solder Australia® and Okay Technologies whom are Australian multi-industry chemical and solder manufacturers. Our workshops are equipped with the latest Soldering and Inspection equipment, with soldering consumables readily available for use during training. This ensures that we are training our candidates with the foremost machinery available, equipping them with first-hand knowledge and skills that can carry them confidently in the workplace.

Internationally Recognised

IPC Training is internationally recognised, and is a reputable option for skills development and training with qualified instructors sharing over 60 years of experience in the industry. Our trainers all have international teaching experience, and each has their area of expertise to offer. Together, they are committed to providing you with hands-on assistance in all aspects of learning.

More Than An Educational Centre

We are more than a certified IPC Training facility. Our on-site workshops provide ongoing manufacturing or rework process technical support. We take pride in working with the leading producers in conformal coatings, flux removers, and many other chemicals used in the electronics industry, as well as AIM solder pastes, bars, and fluxes.

Our Courses


IPC-A-610: Acceptability of Electronic Assemblies


IPC-7711/7721: Rework, Modification, and Repair of Electronic Assemblies


IPC/WHMA-A-620: Operator Requirements and Acceptance for Cable and Harness Assemblies + IPC/WHMA-A-620-PRAC Practical Module (1-Day Optional Add-On)


IPC-J-STD-001: Requirements for Soldered Electrical and Electronic Assemblies + J-STD-001 GS Space Addendum (1-Day Optional Add-On)


IPC-600: Acceptability of Printed Circuit Boards


IPC-J-STD-001GS Space Addendum


Certified IPC Trainer (CIT) 'Train the Trainer' Courses


IPC CIS & CIT Certification Renewal


Advanced SMT & Thru-Hole Rework


Production Assembly Line – Improve your technician’s basic skill sets to improve their speed and quality of hand solder joints.


NEW! Overview Wire Wrapping Technnology


ESD Training – Is your workplace not taking electrostatic discharge seriously? We provide the necessary training to improve your work area and create an ESD-free environment.


Rework and Repair – Improve your technician’s skills in reworking and repairing PCB’s, whether it be basic soldering equipment knowledge, proper use of equipment, or right up to track level repair.


Lead Free Training Courses – If your facility is moving towards lead free, technicians will need training to bring them up to speed on the differences between leaded and lead free alloys and how each solders differently.


Hot Air and Infrared Rework – Working more and more surface mount components and BGAs? We offer custom training courses to suit your needs for successful removal and reflow of surface mount components.


Wave Soldering Machine and SMT Oven Profiling (at your facility)


Other Custom Training – If you would like a little of everything we offer, Chemtools can customise a training course to suit your company’s needs.


    All students that attend and complete courses are supplied with the relevant certification based on the chosen course type: IPC Certification if choosing an IPC Certified Course, or a Soldering Certificate of Completion supplied by AIM Training.


    Acceptability of Printed Boards


    Acceptability of Electronic Assemblies


    Rework, Modification, and Repair of Electronic Assemblies


    Requirements for Soldered Electrical & Electronic Assemblies


    Requirements & Acceptance for Cable & Harness Assemblies


    Space Addendum

    Certified IPC Trainer (CIT)

    ‘Train the Trainer’ Courses

    IPC CIS & CIT Certification Renewal

    IPC Certification & Renewal Online

    Production Line High-Reliability Soldering

    Advanced SMT & Thru-Hole Rework

    ESD Awareness Training

    Rework And Repair Of Micro Miniature Electronic Assemblies

    NEW! Overview: Wire Wrapping Technology