Digital Prepress Applications

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 digital design applications lab that supports both Windows and Macintosh platforms.

A full range of scheduled seminars, customized training and consultation services are available. They include, but are not limited to:

  • **Adobe® Acrobat** * for Windows or Mac* - This training 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** * for Windows or Mac* - Adobe Illustrator remains a popular and powerful drawing program. This training 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** * for Windows or Mac* - This program provides hands-on instruction using Adobe's InDesign Creative Cloud software. InDesign is a powerful design and production tool that provides precision, control, and seamless integration with other products in the creative suite.
  • **Adobe® Photoshop** * for Windows or Mac* - This hands-on training introduces the concepts needed to begin using this high-powered image manipulation software package.

Business & Industry Services (BIS)
5 N. Systems Drive
Appleton, WI 54914-1655

P: 888-458-0449
P: 920-735-2525
F: 920-735-4771