IPC Validation Service

About IPC Validation Services

IPC Validation Services InfographicIPC is known for our world-class standards and training programs for the electronics manufacturing industry—now we’re taking it to the next level by certifying companies at the product and enterprise level. IPC Validation Services (VS) comprises two new supplier qualification programs: the Qualified Products List (QPL) and the Qualified Manufacturers List (QML).

Through these programs, IPC Validation Services has expanded the value, quality and risk mitigation that you already experience as you meet IPC standards and invest in operators and product design certification.

For OEMs, IPC Validation Services provides the opportunity to identify EMS providers and industry suppliers from a centralized network of trusted resources when evaluating existing and potential business partners.

For EMS providers and industry suppliers, IPC Validation Services provides the opportunity to become part of a network of trusted sources that industry will look to first and foremost when evaluating existing and potential business partners.

The QPL and QPM Programs

The Qualified Products List (QPL) program offers:

  • Easy access to a list of qualified products.
  • Reduced time spent on the selection of materials.
  • Product-specific information and access, including product test reports.

QPL Programs:

  • IPC J-STD-004 (Flux)
  • IPC J-STD-005 (Solder Pastes)
  • IPC J-STD-006 (Solder Alloys)

The Qualified Manufacturers List (QML) program offers:

  • Easy access to list of certified suppliers by site location.
  • Reduce supply-related quality issues.
  • Reductions in costs associated with audits.

QML Programs:

  • IPC J-STD-001/IPC-A-610/IPC Standards (Requirements for Acceptability of Soldered Electrical and Electronic Assemblies) plus IPC J-STD-001S Space Applications Electronic Hardware Addendum
  • IPC-6012 Qualification and Performance Specification for Rigid Printed Boards
  • IPC/WHMA-A-620 Requirements and Acceptance for Cable and Wire Harness Assemblies

Infographic QPL QML Validation ServiceIs IPC Validation For You?

It is if:

  • You want to become part of a global network of trusted sources
  • You continually look to differentiate your company from the competition
  • You want to reduce client turnover
  • You want to reduce your costs and labor for quality assurance audits and cut material qualification cycle time
  • You want to increase product quality throughout your supply chain

Any questions? Then do not hesitate to contact us.