This ESA-approved course will review the latest revision of the ECSS-Q-ST-70-26 standard and is followed by an open book multiple-choice test. The review of the standard will give an understanding of the contents of the specification and why they are important. The test is designed to develop your ability to navigate the standard and find the relevant information in an efficient manner.
The requirements in the standard are designed to ensure process consistency and acceptable workmanship standards resulting in the production of Crimping of High-Reliability Electrical Connections ESA/ECSS specification ECSS-Q-ST-70-26
The course also has a practical test for both operators and inspectors, the practical consists of crimping wires and destructive testing in accordance with the standard. Results are also inspected by the instructor to ensure an understanding and an acceptable level of practical skills can be demonstrated in accordance with the standard.
All necessary tools and equipment are supplied, although delegates are welcome to bring their own hand tools if desired.
In accordance with ESA STR-258, an ESA approved, Category 2 and 3 Certificate, valid for 2 years, will be awarded on successful completion of the course.
2 days – Please see the current Course Calendar for dates and fees.
To renew certification for a further 2 years, a 1-day recertification course E96 is available.