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OMC Web Certificate Program: Operating The Press

Increase skill sets in web press operations through short, specific online courses starting Feb. 20 through Mar. 22
The web offset press operator deals with many things preparing for and during a press run. This direct and to-the-point online course covers:

The Platemaking Process

• Plate Composition and Characteristics
• Run Length
• Key Mounting Considerations
• Identifying and Solving Plate Problems

Learning this material will help operators:

• Lessen downtime
• Reduce waste
• Improve efficiency

Courses are “self-directed” and can be taken at any location with internet access during the time the course is open. Content is focused on operations of a web offset press with an emphasis on avoiding and solving problems and assumes participants possess a basic knowledge of equipment and its operation.

Content is applicable to operators, managers and other personnel such as customer service representatives who wish to gain a better understanding of web press operations. Each course with contain a “self-test” at the end. This will be graded by the instructor and the grade as well as all the correct answers will be sent to the participant and their manager/publisher.

A GATC trainer will be available for questions/resources throughout training and beyond. Graduates will be awarded a certificate of completion following the passing of each course.

Approximately 3-4 hours total for course completion. Click here to register. Deadline to register is Feb. 11.



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