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Get the basic skills you’ll need to start in the prepress area of the printing industry. The Creative Software certificate will provide the first-level of training with the Adobe® software used in digital prepress and graphic design. You’ll learn both theory and application through many hands-on activities.
If you’re looking for a broad overview of the printing industry, this program could be just what you need. You will gain an understanding of the various printing processes through course work, hands-on experience and industry tours. You’ll use current industry software to learn about digital prepress techniques and how to prepare proofs and plates for offset printing. You’ll also learn how to set up and operate a variety of printing equipment, as well as bindery equipment and finishing. You’ll be ready to work in a large printing operation or a small shop.
In this program, you will learn about the major printing processes and the strengths and limitations of each. You’ll learn to use industry software such as Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. Your training will give you the skills to run offset presses and related bindery equipment, and you will use your knowledge to solve printing and publishing problems. In addition, you will learn about job opportunities in this industry, and an internship will provide experience and contacts in the field. With this degree, you’ll be on the way to a great career.
Considering a career in the printing industry? This entry-level program is made for you. Receive an overview of the various areas within the printing industry from prepress through print finishing operations. You’ll even get to visit local printers so you can investigate career paths within the printing industry. While you’re in the classroom, you’ll learn both theory and application through many hands-on activities.
Explore a career in production printing. With this entry-level program, you’ll receive an overview of the production areas within the press or print finishing areas of the printing industry. Field trips to local printers will provide the opportunity to investigate career paths within this specialized industry. While you’re in the classroom, you’ll learn both theory and application through many hands-on activities.
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