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Web Offset Level 2
Web Offset Level 2

"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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Web Offset Level 2

Who Should Attend

This qualification is aimed at those looking to work as a machine minders on single colour presses or second minders on multi-unit presses.

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 them:

  • Health & Safety
  • Personal Development
  • Industry overview
  • Employment Rights & responsibilities
  • Productivity
  • Quality, including quality systems
  • Understanding the main printing processes
  • Contributing to machine maintenance
  • Prepare and operate offset machinery
  • Operate Ink drying machinery and all other auxiliary machinery
  • Assisting with problem solving/fault finding

Duration

18 to 24 Months

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