Lead-Free Soldering

Provided by: ToolingU

This class covers the specific characteristics, flux requirements, and thermal profile of lead-free solders, as well as the proper techniques to apply when using these new solder materials. Includes an Interactive Lab.

Course Objectives:

  • Define lead-free soldering
  • Define lead-free solder
  • Describe flux used for lead-free soldering
  • List the advantages of switching to lead-free soldering
  • List the disadvantages of switching to lead-free soldering
  • Describe the impact of lead-free solder on hand soldering
  • Describe the thermal profile for lead-free soldering
  • Describe proper heat transfer for lead-free soldering
  • Describe the effect of lead-free solder on iron tips
  • List characteristics of a good joint
  • Describe common lead-free soldering defects.

Recommended Background

  • Recommended for all personnel working on the assembly line of a plant, particulary handling electronic products.

Course ID


Skill Focus

Smart Business



Employee Type

New Applicants, Operations teams, 1st level supervisor

Method of Delivery


Estimated Effort

1.5 hrs



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