ESPEC's Hobbs Engineering Educational Programs are designed to help expand knowledge of accelerated reliability testing (HALT).

Webinars

These live online webinars are conducted throughout the year featuring industry leading experts on HALT, HASS, HASA, and related accelerated reliability topics.

Private webinars can be arranged as an economical and expeditious way of introducing the technology to your teams, while receiving information specific to your application.

Seminars

The Hobbs Engineering team holds on-site and regional seminars, and presents at industry shows worldwide. Regional seminars are periodically conducted across the globe, usually in conjunction with partner labs, distributors or representatives. They can do In-House seminars in order to meet a companies specific needs.They are typically one or two days in length and provide an excellent opportunity to obtain first-hand information about HALT, HASS, and AccESS practices. Manufacturers can learn how to radically shorten new product development cycles and release a much more reliable product to market.

Web-based Education (WBE)

Our Web-based Education is a popular option for customers whose systems are geographically disbursed or who need to bring new hires up to speed fast. These self-paced online courses meet the same standards for content excellence and expert instruction offered by our Solutions Group. Free previews are available prior to commitment.

On-site Education

Many customers want to ensure the proper approach is taken when first implementing accelerated reliability and request instructor-led training for their product design, reliability and test engineering groups. The Hobbs Engineering team offers a wide array of training that can be customized to fit your specific situation.

Certification

Certified Training is valued as recognition of excellence in HALT/HASS/AccESS accelerated reliability testing. Earning certification demonstrates that recipients have been equipped with the advanced skills necessary to perform HALT, HASS, and AccESS for extending product reliability. Certification courses have been developed by expert engineers who have extensive experience in accelerated stress testing theory, principals, and practices.

Consulting

The Hobbs Engineering team provides remote and in-house consulting to best fit a companies short term needs. Their consultants provide clients access to a deeper level of expertise in their field. They can make use of as much service or knowledge from the consultant as desired.

Hobbs Education Program Schedule

Below is a list of upcoming programs by Hobbs Engineering. Please click the link to learn more and register for the event.

DateEvent 

Nov 20 2019

Webinar: Using Finite Element Analysis with Electronic Equipment: Thermal Cycling, Heat Transfer and Vibration Analysis by Steve Carlson (in 5 months)

Using Finite Element Analysis with Electronic Equipment: Thermal Cycling, Heat Transfer and Vibration Analysis by Steve Carlson Join us for our next webinar! November 20, 2019 8:30 AM-12:00 PM Pacific time (California) Cost $350 per person, Group discounts available! Register here and pass this on to your co-workers! This 3.5-hour webinar, which costs $350, expands on David […]

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Sep 25 2019

Webinar: Understanding Shock & Vibration by Dr. Alec Feinberg (in 3 months)

Understanding Shock and Vibration by Dr. Alec Feinberg Join us for our next webinar!  September 25 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM Pacific time (California) Cost $350 per person, group discounts available! Register here and pass this on to your colleagues! This 3.5-hour course, which costs $350, will start with the basics, defining such terms as […]

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Sep 11 2019

Webinar: Physics of Failure Methods for Building Reliability Into Products by Dr. Abhijit Dasgupta (in about 3 months)

Physics of Failure for Building Reliability Into Products by Dr. Abhijit Dasgupta Join us for a webinar on September 11, 2019 at 8:30- 11:30 am Pacific time (California) Cost $300 per person, group discounts available!    Register here! Webinar Description: This 3-hr course, which costs $300, offers an introductory understanding of some of the key engineering […]

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Aug 21 2019

Webinar Reliability Prediction Based on Multiple Accelerated Life Tests by Professor Joseph Bernstein (in 2 months)

Reliability Prediction Based on Multiple Accelerated Life Tests by Professor Joseph Bernstein Join us for a webinar on August 21, 2019 at 8:30 – 10:30 AM PST. Cost $200 per person, Group discounts available! Register here and pass this on to your colleagues! This is a two hour webinar and the cost is $200. To […]

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Aug 07 2019

Webinar: Top Ten Questions on HALT & HASS by Aldo Fucinari (in one month)

Top 10 Most Frequently Asked Questions on HALT & HASS by Aldo Fucinari Join us for our next webinar! August 7, 2019 8:30-10:30 am Pacific time  (California)  2 hours   Cost $200 per person  Group discounts available. Register here! Over many years of conducting seminars in HALT and HASS, some of the same questions come up time […]

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Jul 24 2019

Webinar: The Essentials of Risk Assessment and Risk Mitigation by David Auda (in one month)

The Essentials of Risk Assessment and Risk Mitigation by David Auda Join us for a webinar on July 24, 2019 at 8:30 – 10:30 am Pacific (California time) Cost $200 per person, Group discounts available! Register here and pass this on to your colleagues! Course Description: Risk analysis can be part of the preventive efforts […]

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Jul 10 2019

Webinar: Accelerated Test, Design & Analysis to Demonstrate Reliability by Dr. Alec Feinberg (in 3 weeks)

Accelerated Test, Design & Analysis to Demonstrate Reliability by Dr. Alec Feinberg Join us for a webinar on July 10 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Pacific time (California) Cost $400 Group discounts available Register here and pass this on to your co-workers! This 4-hour course is designed to focus on all aspects of Accelerated Testing, […]

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Jul 04 2019

Hobbs Engineering is closed for the holiday (in 2 weeks)

We will be closed today and tomorrow in observance of Independence Day.  Have a safe and relaxing holiday!  We hope you enjoy the time with family and friends! Your Reliability Training Team at Hobbs Engineering

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Jun 26 2019

Webinar: Lead Free Solder Joint Reliability Basics by Dr. Jean-Paul Clech (in one week)

Lead Free Solder Joint Reliability Basics by Dr. Jean-Paul Clech Join us for this webinar on June 26th at 8:30 am -12:00 pm Pacific time (California)  Cost $350 per person Group discounts available! Register here and pass this on to your colleagues! Given the proliferation of lead-free solder alloys, and the dearth of lead-free reliability data and […]

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