Bookbinders Assistant Programme

Expand your skills and empower the industry with training courses from Printing SA.
Course Outcomes

This programme is implemented as a partnership between Printing SA and the workplace. Printing SA provides the workplace with learning materials and if required, workplace instructors to oversee the programme implementation.
These Instructor-Led-Training (ILT) knowledge modules are facilitated by Printing SA as face-to-face or online training.

Who Should Attend?

Any employee, who is required to assist on bookbinding, ought to complete this skills programme.
Experienced Assistants should also complete this programme to provide them recognition of prior learning.

Course Cost Per Learner

Printing SA Member cost (face to face)
Printing Science Basics Knowledge Module (including assessment) - R 5 592
Printing Quality Basics Knowledge Module (including assessment) - R 5 592
Machine Maintenance Basics Knowledge Module (including assessment) - R 8 388
Bindery Assistant Knowledge Module (including assessment) - R 5 592

Non-Member cost (face to face)
Printing Science Basics Knowledge Module (including assessment) - R 6 711
Printing Quality Basics Knowledge Module (including assessment) - R 6 711
Machine Maintenance Basics Knowledge Module (including assessment) - R 10 066
Bindery Assistant Knowledge Module (including assessment) - R 6 711

Printing SA Member cost (online)
Printing Science Basics Knowledge Module (including assessment) - R 5 000
Printing Quality Basics Knowledge Module (including assessment) - R 5 000
Machine Maintenance Basics Knowledge Module (including assessment) - R 7 500
Bindery Assistant Knowledge Module (including assessment) - R 5 000

Non-Member cost (online)
Printing Science Basics Knowledge Module (including assessment) - R 6 000
Printing Quality Basics Knowledge Module (including assessment) - R 6 000
Machine Maintenance Basics Knowledge Module (including assessment) - R 9 000
Bindery Assistant Knowledge Module (including assessment) - R 6 000

PSA Member cost entire programme (face to face) - R 23 906
Non-Member cost entire programme (face to face) - R 28 687
PSA Member cost entire programme (online) - R 21 375
Non-Member cost entire programme (online) - R 25 650

Registration Closing Date:

19 May 2023

Printing Press Basics
Printing Sciences Basics

Course Date
06 and 07 June 2023

Module 1 Assessment Date : 13 June 2023
Printing Science Basics
Printing Quality Basics

Course Date
20 and 21 June 2023

Module 2 Assessment Date : 27 June 2023
Printing Quality Basics
Machine Maintenance Basics

Course Date
04 and 06 July 2023

Module 3 Assessment Date : 13 July 2023
Bindery Assistant
Bindery Assistant

Course Date
20 and 21 June 2023

Module 4 Assessment Date : 27 June 2023