Fox Valley Technical College recognizes the needs of the ever-changing digital prepress software industry. The FVTC Printing Technologies Education Center
houses state-of-the-art printing facilities and a six-station desktop publishing and digital prepress applications lab that supports both Windows® and Macintosh platforms.
A full range of workshops, customized training and consultation services are available. They include, but are not limited to:
Adobe® Acrobat® (Windows & Mac)—This seminar explores Adobe’s portable document format. Explore the various methods of generation and distribution, and gain hands-on experience using Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Distiller and Adobe Reader.
Adobe Illustrator® (Windows & Mac)—Adobe Illustrator is one of the most popular and powerful drawing programs for the Mac today. This seminar introduces the student to draw-type vector graphics. Participants learn the basic features and commands of the program and will produce high quality graphics with Adobe Illustrator. Interaction of graphics programs with page layout programs will be emphasized.
Adobe InDesign® (Windows & Mac)—This program provides hands-on instruction using Adobe’s InDesign software, in small class sizes with only six students maximum. InDesign is a powerful design and production tool that provides precision, control, and seamless integration with other products in the creative suite.
Adobe Photoshop® (Windows & Mac)—This hands-on course introduces the concepts needed to begin using this high-powered image manipulation software package.
Digital Photography—This training introduces the two main components of Photoshop Elements: viewing and organizing photos, as well as editing and enhancing photos. Discover tools to improve your digital photos and explore creative ideas for using your digital photos in newsletters, Web sites or presentations.
Bezier Drawing and Color—In this training you will learn about drawing tools, segment and join types, editing paths, path winding and compound paths.
for Digital Prepress Applications Seminars
Digital Prepress Training Resources
To arrange on-site or customized digital prepress applications training, contact:
Fox Valley Technical College - Business & Industry Services
P: (888) 458-0449 | P: (920) 735-2525 | F: (920) 735-4771
Fox Valley Technical College - Printing Technologies Education Center
P: (920) 735-4755