MEDIA RELEASE – Spectra Training now offering pre-press courses

Wednesday, March 27th

Spectra Training (formally known as CLB Training & Development) has now added the ICP30210 Certificate III in Printing and Graphic Arts (Pre-Press) apprenticeship to its suite of courses.

Spectra Training’s latest course content offers a diverse range of topics such as Graphic Design, Illustrations, Photography, Scanning, Retouching, Page Layout and Imposition, Proofing, Colour Management, Workflow Management, Plate Making and Digital Printing.

“Our courses have a strong focus on colour management” said Spectra Training’s Lead Pre- Press Trainer, Trever Thomas. “As our industry increases attention on automated workflows, higher skills in colour management knowledge will allow operators to develop and manage a strong workflow.”

Benefits employers may gain from this course include increased efficiency and increased output quality whilst reducing costs.

“This course has been developed following consultation with printing industry representatives” said Spectra Training’s CEO, Gary Cobbledick. “With print training staff across Australia, Spectra Training has proactively started to address gaps in training for the printing industry”.

The Pre-Press qualification now consolidates Spectra Training’s Certificate III in Printing and Print Finishing Apprenticeship courses. Spectra Training’s print trainers specialise in lithography, flexography, gravure, heat-set and cold-set web, wide format and flat-bed digital, as well as general commercial, labels and packaging.