Duration: 32 Hours
This module is developed to enable learners to acquire knowledge and skills in making use of the Computer-Aided PCB Design (CAPD) software to draw schematic drawing as well as design PCB artwork.
On completion of this module, learners will be able to use Computer-Aided PCB Design (CAPD) software to draw schematic circuit and produce PCB layout artwork.
The knowledge and skills covered in this module include:
- Identify PCB designing requirements
- Select tools, equipment and media for PCB design
- Develop and produce the PCB design
- Check and document the completed PCB design
- Access, interpret and use international drafting practices or standards
- Usage of computers and electronic data input and storage
- Selecting electronic circuit design tools, equipment and media for the task
- Selecting from data sheets to meet specifications and apply to electronic circuit design
- Layout of the design including the preferred sizes, and scale and their relation to electronic circuit design
- Types of design including details, assembly and layout and their relation to electronic circuit design set up procedures
- Applying the commands in the device library of CAPD software
- Developing the given PCB component layout and PCB artwork into a schematic circuit and vice versa
- Application of relevant electronic circuit symbols
- Electronic circuit design analysis
This module is conducted in English.
This module is delivered through lectures, group activities and demonstration.
Practical and oral/written assessments are conducted at the end of the training module.
An individual who completes a module will be awarded a Statement of Attainment (SOA). If an individual completes the required number of modules at the various levels, he/she will be awarded a WSQ Qualification.
Suitable for operational level.
Participants are assumed to:
- Have a basic knowledge of the manufacturing sector;
- Have a basic knowledge of the Singapore Workplace Safety and Health requirements;
- Be able to follow written and oral work instructions;
- Be able to listen and speak English at a proficiency level equivalent to the Employability Skills System (ESS) level 3 and above;
- Be able to read and write English at a proficiency level equivalent to ESS level 3 and above;
- Be able to manipulate numbers at a proficiency level equivalent to ESS level 3 and above.