Training for ESD Inspectors:

IMPORTANT NOTE: To participate in this training, please bring your own ESD Audit Tools Kit to class for your use.   Thank you very much.  And if you do not have the kit, please click here to order one.

As electrostatic discharge (ESD) can occur anywhere from the receiving stage of your operations, to manufacturing, testing, shipping, and field handling of ESD-sensitive products, it is important that companies implement effective ESD Control programs, including proper ESD assessment procedures.  Students in our ESD inspectors' training class will learn how to successfully perform an ESD assessment by correctly utilizing the proper ESD tools & equipment that are included in their ESD Audit kit.  They will understand the accurate methods for ESD inspection and will participate in hands-on exercises to demonstrate their understanding and proficiency of equipment use.


       Discuss ESD basics overview for each measurement with reasons & benefits of each metric

       Study metrics for ESD inspection (from ANSI/ESD S20.20-2014)

       Learn effective, proper techniques for ESD inspection

       Evaluate efficient, precise methods for troubleshooting and resolving ESD equipment failures

       Review the ESD Audit kit

       Examine all tools included in the kit

       Understand the functions and purposes of each tool

       Complete practical hands-on exercises to demonstrate studentsí understanding and proficiency of equipment use

       Apply correct methods for complete, accurate documentation of ESD inspection

       Participate in dynamic Q & A session for enlightening discussion and clarification of class material

       Receive certificate of training and informative PDF class notes upon successful class completion

Tuition: $1,600 (plus NMGRT if taught in New Mexico), where NMGRT = New Mexico Gross Receipt Tax

Class Notes: Included

Prerequisite: Our "ESD (Electrostatic Discharge) Control for Electronics" class or equivalent

Target Audience: inspectors, technicians, engineers, operators, warehouse personnel, maintenance workers

Instructor: Jay Skolnik, PE (Professional Licensed Electrical Engineer & ESD Program Manager Certified by ESD Association &  iNARTE ESDC Certified & IPC ESDC Certified Instructor & Active Member of ESD Association & Certified Professional Instructor (CPI) for National Instruments (NI) for the NI  Multisim & Ultiboard programs)


Related Courses: ESD (Electrostatic Discharge) Control for Electronics & ESD (Electrostatic Discharge) Control for Explosives Applications & Electronics

Hours: 8

Class Size: 5 minimum 

Dates: (please click here for our training class schedule)

Times: 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. There is a 1-hour lunch break from 12 P.M. to 1 P.M. There are 10-minute stretch breaks periodically throughout the day.

Training Location:

Please refer to the emailed registration confirmation that you received from Skolnik Tech upon your completion of class registration.  Thank you.  


What to bring: ESD Audit Kit and pencil & paper for taking notes


What to wear: Casual, comfortable clothes


Inclement weather:  Should we experience inclement weather at any time during the training period, please check our web site at or call us at (505) 299-1157 early in the morning on the class date prior to start of class, for instructions regarding the training schedule for that particular class date.  Thank you.

Registration: (please click here to register)


Skolnik Technical is also an active member of the ESD Association.