This qualification is aimed at those who work as machine operatives (minders) on single and multi unit production printing presses, producing multi colour work. Assessment of the qualification can take place in a number of contexts including: Lithography (Sheet-fed) Printing, Lithography (Web-fed) Printing, Flexography Printing, Gravure Printing and Screen Printing and this will be reflected on the Qualification
This qualification is at Level 3, and should be taken by those who have
the responsibility for managing the machines, including monitoring and controlling the quality of output using a range of methods, and are responsible for ensuring the production records are completed in line with Company requirements.
A further qualification for machine printing at Level 2 is also available.
In addition, there are qualifications available to cover Print Finishing and Pre-press.
Qualifications across the UK have different levels. Click here for an explanation