cleanroom operations


  Universal Cleanroom Operations Guidelines with ISO 14644-5


The ISO 14644-5 Cleanrooms and Associated Controlled Environments – Operations International Standard specifies the basic requirements for cleanroom operations. This course will discuss each Annex in detail and align this information with references to IEST Recommended Practices.

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Course outline

  • ISO 14644-5 Annex A: Operational Systems
    • Assessing Risks
      • HACCP
      • FMEA
      • FTA
  • ISO 14644-5 Annex B: Cleanroom Clothing
    • IEST-RP-CC003
      • Recommended human containment
      • Fabric performance
      • Garment construction
      • Undergarment usage
      • Cleanroom laundering
      • Garment testing
      • Validation, packaging, distribution, storage
      • Donning/Doffing procedures
  • ISO 14644-5 Annex C: Personnel
    • IEST-RP-CC027
      • Selection of personnel
      • Training and education
      • Safety
      • Personal attire, behavior, hygiene
      • Acute/chronic health concerns
      • Entry/Exit procedures
  • ISO 14644-5 Annex D: Stationary Equipment
    • IEST-RP-CC027
      • Entry/Exit procedures
      • Installation
      • Cleaning
      • Generation of contaminants, heat, humidity, ESD
      • Cleanliness of process and product
      • Equipment repair
  • ISO 14644-5 Annex E: Materials and Mobile Equipment
    • Compatibility and selection
    • Entry/Exit procedures
    • Storage in cleanroom
    • Generation of contaminants, ESD
    • Delivery systems
    • Waste disposal
    • Packaging
  • ISO 14644-5 Annex F: Cleanroom Cleaning
    • IEST-RP-CC018
      • Contaminating factors
        • Airflow
        • Viable and non-viable airborne particles
        • Out-gassing
        • Vibration
        • ESD
        • Airborne molecular contamination
      • Cleaning Equipment
    • IEST-RP-CC023
  • Monitoring/Auditing
  • Training
  • Support Services
  • Upgrading/Modifying Cleanrooms
  • Safety

Course materials
  • Copy of ISO 14644-5
  • Copy of PowerPoint presentation in a course binder
  • Certificate of course attendance with completion of CEUs

Continuing Education Units: .6 CEUs


Jan Eudy

Next date and location

June 21, 2018
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
IEST Training Center
1821 Walden Office Square, Suite 380
Schaumburg, Illinois
Early-bird discount ends February 16. Use coupon code SSISO618 to save $120.


Registration information

Group discount available. Register three participants from one company and receive a complimentary fourth registration. Don't miss this staff training opportunity! Contact IEST at 847-981-0100 to place these registrations.

Registration Fees Regular




  • Program and instructor(s) are subject to change.
  • All registrations include lunch. Includes certificate of attendance, and .6 CEUs.
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