Advanced Hardware Design in Altium
What will you learn?
This training provides you with tips and tricks to help you design boards that work the first time. You will learn how to design boards more effectively and produce professional results.
How will you learn?
This is a 2 day training combined with theoretical and practical part.
This training is for Students, Engineers and Professionals. This course requires some basic knowledge about Altium Designer. If you are starting with PCB layout, you may want to register for the Learn the Essentials & Start Designing in Altium first.
About the presenter
Robert has designed number of advanced x86 and ARM processor boards, including Intel i7 and Intel ATOM motherboards.
1st day: OCT-27-2014, 9:00am to 5:00pm
2nd day: OCT-28-2014, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Ansir Innovation Center
4685 Convoy St. #210
San Diego, CA 92111
Duration / Number of seats
2 days / maximum 15 people
Standard price: $1190 USD
Students: $899 USD
Early registration: $590 (only first 5 places)
The price includes USB memory stick with following course
Advanced Hardware Design
Note: The USB memory sticks will be shipped to you by mail after the training.
For practicing, bring your own laptop with Altium
This course covers the important subjects you need to know to design a board in Altium – Professionally:
What you will learn about
- Crosstalk (How to calculate crosstalk)
- Impedances & Stackup (How to calculate impedances and how to design your own stackup; what is important)
- The most common high speed design rules
- Differential pair routing (How to route differential pairs in Altium – PCIE, SATA, GbE, LVDS, …)
- DDR3 Layout & Length Matching (How to do DDR3 layout & Length matching)
- Finishing PCB & Generating output documentation (How to check your PCB and generate professional manufacturing outputs)
- Documentation (How to keep your project files organized)
- Schematics design (Conventions and useful tips to create readable schematics)
- Selecting components and creating libraries (How to select components for your designs to prevent problems during production; how to create useful libraries)
- Footprints & 3D models (How to create footprints and a 3D model of your PCB; how 3D models can help you.)
- Variants & BOMs (Creating and using variants; generating professional BOMs; job files)
- Checking Libraries and Schematics (Techniques for properly checking your libraries & schematics to help you design boards that work right the first time)
This is the board you will be using for practicing
Altium Training – Advanced Hardware Design – San Diego 2014Robert Feranec