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Overview

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Course code:

ICP20115

Next available intakes:

October, February, May

Course length:

Full Time: 12 weeks

Campus:

Chadstone

The Certificate II in Printing and Graphic Arts (General) will give you an an insight into the printing industry and provide you with the skills and knowledge you need for digital printing. It covers basic design, digital photography, customer service, digital printing systems and processes.

Students who complete the course are able to find work in a number of print sectors including commercial printing, publishing, signage and packaging, or can go on to further training in related trades.

After successfully completing this course, trainees will get advanced standing into the apprenticeship program and a direct credit of all competencies that are successfully completed.

The course is delivered in Holmesglen's specially designed digital print facilities, where an emphasis is placed on providing hands on, practical training wherever possible.

This is a Free TAFE course 

Students who are eligible for Victorian Government subsidised training may not have to pay course tuition fees when they enrol in a Free TAFE course.

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Course structure

ASSESSMENT

Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards.

SUBJECTS

Code

Name

ICPSUP260

Maintain a safe work environment

ICPSUP262

Communicate in the workplace

ICPDMT321

Capture a digital image

ICPDMT322

Edit a digital image

ICPPRN384

Set up and produce basic digital print

BSBSUS201

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

ICPSUP216

Inspect quality against required standards

ICPPRN283

Use digital media consumables

ICPPRP211

Develop a basic design concept

ICPPRP221

Select and apply type

ICPPRN282

Produce and manage basic digital print

ICPPRN284

Use colour management systems

ICPPRN285

Use digital workflow

ICPPRN287

Use digital processes

ICPSUP282

Undertake basic machine maintenance

Code Name
ICPSUP260Maintain a safe work environment
ICPSUP262Communicate in the workplace
ICPDMT321Capture a digital image
ICPDMT322Edit a digital image
ICPPRN384Set up and produce basic digital print
BSBSUS201Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
ICPSUP216Inspect quality against required standards
ICPPRN283Use digital media consumables
ICPPRP211Develop a basic design concept
ICPPRP221Select and apply type
ICPPRN282Produce and manage basic digital print
ICPPRN284Use colour management systems
ICPPRN285Use digital workflow
ICPPRN287Use digital processes
ICPSUP282Undertake basic machine maintenance

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification.

Prior to enrolment or commencement of training you will be required to complete a literacy and numeracy assessment and a pre-training interview.

These will assist with determining your suitability to the course, verify your training plan, and identify any learning support needs.

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

After completing this course, you will receive the ICP20115 Certificate II in Printing and Graphic Arts. You will also receive credits towards apprenticeship programs in the printing industry sectors

PATHWAYS

Students who complete this course can gain full time work in a number of sectors including commercial printing, publishing, signage and packaging, or go on to further training in related trades.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

- Digital printer
- Lithographic printer
- Flexographic printer
- Gravure printer
- Graphic communications


How to apply

DIRECT

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Visit How to Apply for more information on the application process.

RECRUITMENT

Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.

Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.


Fees

Type

Cost

Full Fee

$6,248.00

Holmesglen tuition fees shown are all inclusive and indicative of the cost to complete the entire course.
These are indicative fees only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.

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Printing Open Days

Come and see our state of the art Print Technology training centre, meet our staff and find out where an apprenticeship in printing can take you

- , Thu, 08 Aug

Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

All information is correct at the time of printing but subject to change.

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