Printing

Code

5813

Sanction

DEP

Secteur

Communications et documentation

Nombre d'unités

90

Durée de la formation

1350 Heures

Statut

Program approved in 2011.

The vocational training program Printing prepares students for the trade or occupation of specialized offset press operator or screen press operator.

Specialized offset press operators or screen press operators work on various types of machines including duplicators, multicolour sheet-fed offset presses and screen print presses. Their tasks cover all aspects of the industrial production of printed materials, such as press setup; plate, paper, ink and dampening solution preparation; trimming and finishing work.

Computerized technologies are integrated into the workplace. Specialized offset press operators and screen press operators must configure control systems, analyze data, process information and set printing parameters.

To be eligible for admission to this program, candidates must meet one of the following requirements:

Persons holding a Secondary School Diploma or its recognized equivalent, for example, an Attestation of Equivalence of Secondary V studies, or a postsecondary diploma such as the Diploma of College Studies or a Bachelor's degree
OR
Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their training is to begin and have earned the Secondary IV credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister, or have been granted recognition for equivalent learning
OR
Persons who are at least 18 years of age upon entry into the program and have the following functional prerequisites: the successful completion of the General Development Test (see the following table), or recognition of equivalent learning
OR
Persons who have obtained Secondary III credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister are required to pursue general education courses, concurrently with their vocational training, in order to obtain the Secondary IV credits they lack in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister.

English-Montréal SB
Centre de formation professionnelle

Rosemount Technology Centre/Centre de technologie Rosemont

GroupeÉtatJ/SDate de début
PR1-S18
J 06 Sep 2018

Professions visées (IMT En ligne d'Emploi Québec)

Appellation(s) d'emploi

Contenu du programme

Numéro ou codeNom du cours / CompétenceHeures
983011Determine their suitability for the occupation and the training process15
983021Apply health and safety rules in a printshop15
983033Adjust and maintain a duplicator and offset press45
983048Print text documents using a duplicator120
983055Perform trimming and finishing work75
983064Prepare inks and plates for offset printing60
983074Apply quality control procedures for offset printing and screen printing60
983083Print perforated and numbered jobs using a duplicator45
983096Use tints and halftones in duplicator printing90
983106Print jobs in two colours simultaneously using a duplicator90
983116Print polychromatic jobs using a screen printing press90
983126Print four-colour jobs using a screen printing press90
983136Print four-colour jobs using a duplicator90
983145Print solids using a duplicator75
983152Apply job-search techniques30
983168Print polychromatic jobs and jobs involving solids in 14x20 inch format using a computerized offset press and two-colour press120
983178Print four-colour jobs in 14x20 inch format using a computerized offset press and two-colour press120
983188Integrate into the workplace120