Commercial Digital Printing Programme

Printing SA has redesigned and developed the knowledge modules that form part of the Commercial Digital Printer Programme. The objective of this programme is to introduce Learners to the Digital Printing Industry and to teach the key concepts and theories that they will need to become proficient in the Digital Pre-Press and Printing Environments.

Any employee, who is required to perform Digital Pre-Press and or Printing and Finishing Operations, ought to complete this programme. Experienced Operators should also complete these modules to provide them with recognition of their prior learning.

Introduction to Digital Printing:

The content of this 2-day course includes the following:

    Introduction to Digital Printing

    Digital Printing Markets

    Digital Technologies

    Introduction to Digital Colour

Digital Pre-Press

The content of this 2-day course includes the following:

   Introduction to Digital Pre-Press

   DTP and File Design

   Imposition

   Digital Pre-Press Operations

Colour Management

The content of this 2-day course includes the following:

    Introduction to Digital Colour

    Light, Illumination and Colour

    Colour Communication

    Colour Measurement and Control

Digital Printing Inks

The content of this 2-day course includes the following:

    Ink Fundamentals

    Digital Printing Inkjet Inks

    Digital Printing Toners

Digital Printing Substrates

The content of this 2-day course includes the following:

    Digital Printing Papers

    Plastic Films

    Other Printing Substrates

Digital Printing Finishing

The content of this 2-day course includes the following:

    Introduction to Digital Finishing

    Bookbinding

    Other Finishing Processes

Digital Printing Presses

The content of this 2-day course includes the following:

    Safety and Housekeeping

    Digital Printing Environment

    Digital Printing Presses

    Digital Printing Maintenance

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