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Flexography Level 3
Flexography Level 3

"82% (of apprentices) said their apprenticeship had improved their ability to do the job and 79% said that their career prospects had improved."

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Flexography Level 3

Who Should Attend

This qualification is aimed at those who are already running multi-unit/colour printing machines - they should be able to work without direct supervision

Key Topics

The aim of the apprenticeship is to develop an individual so that they are competent in their role but they also need to know what they are doing and why. To aid this the apprentices will study a Technical Certificate, they will cover the following key areas and will be able to describe and explain them:

  • Health & Safety
  • Personal Development
  • Industry overview
  • Employment Rights & responsibilities
  • Productivity
  • Quality, including quality systems
  • Understanding the main printing processes
  • Plan and implement equipment maintenance (machines, plates)
  • Control output and quality
  • Control all auxiliary equipment
  • Test flexographic printing machines
  • Improve individual and organisational performance

Duration

24 to 36 months

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For more information please contact:
Max Walkington
Max Walkington
Head of Data and Compliance
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