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Located in a region rich in printing and converting firms, Fox Valley Technical College has developed specific expertise to serve the needs of the paper, printing, publishing and converting industries. The FVTC Printing Technologies Education Center houses prepress, flexographic, digital, and offset lithographic facilities. Benefit from numerous partnerships with industry and professional associations that have helped businesses from across the country and around the world.

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Achieving Consistency in Process Printing

Hours: 26.00 | Estimated Cost: $895.00

Explore flexographic printing concepts related to process printing. Topics include color theory and separation, image assembly, proofing, platemaking methods, plate mounting, press operation, press fingerprinting and a critique of printed products.

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Basic Flexo

Hours: 30.00 | Estimated Cost: $995.00

Learn the basics of producing high quality flexographic printing through lectures, demonstrations, field trips, and hands-on operation of a wide-web central impression flexo press.

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Fundamentals of Corrugated Flexo Printing and Rotary Die Cutting

Hours: 21.00 | Estimated Cost: $895.00

Combines classroom discussion with hands-on press work in printing and die cutting two- and three-color jobs. Covers the key elements of printing on corrugated board, as well as die cutting, stacking and problem solving.

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Fundamentals of Narrow Web Flexo Printing

Hours: 21.00 | Estimated Cost: $895.00

Learn about the use of inks, anilox rolls, plate making, plate mounting and prepress processes for narrow web flexo printing. Includes lecture time and extensive hands-on practice using the Mark Andy 2200 Series or P3 Series Narrow Web Press.

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Fundamentals of Wide Web Press Operation

Hours: 24.00 | Estimated Cost: $895.00

Covers flexo platemounting and flexo wide web press operations. Participate in the mounting and/or printing of a two-color line and screen and a four-color process combination job.

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3D Printer Training

Hours: 2.00 | Estimated Cost: $50.00

Explore the 3D printer and be introduced to the FVTC Fab Lab. Create simple and fun projects using our easy-to-learn web-based software. Become certified to operate Fab Lab's 3D printer and register for our open lab and come make something!

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Adobe Acrobat Pro-Level 1 Spotlight

Hours: 7.00 | Estimated Cost: $275.00

Publish documents in Portable Document Format (PDF) to preserve the exact look and content of the originals, complete with fonts and graphics, allowing web users to easily view the document. Learn more about this program, how it is used and explore the many features and benefits.

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Adobe Acrobat Pro-Level 2

Hours: 7.00 | Estimated Cost: $275.00

Provide a secure and easy to distribute document format called PDF. Learn to control content access and printing output, manage color modes for display or print conditions, convert and optimize PDF documents for web, email and server distribution.

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Adobe Illustrator

Hours: 14.00 | Estimated Cost: $519.00

Introduces the draw-type graphics of *Adobe Illustrator* which is available on Macintosh or Windows platforms. Participants explore the basic features and commands of Illustrator to create and modify graphics.

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Adobe InDesign

Hours: 14.00 | Estimated Cost: $519.00

Create new documents, use templates and work with typography utilizing character and paragraph styles, text wraps and text flow controls. Explore color specification, transparency, blending and flattening concepts.

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Adobe Photoshop Spotlight

Hours: 14.00 | Estimated Cost: $519.00

Learn the skills you need to enhance your images using Adobe Photoshop. Participants study electronic scanning, basic image manipulation, image enhancement and other techniques available through digital imaging.

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