Ensure your knowledge base is up-to-date with FIRST Certification renewal.
To maintain an active FIRST Certification, it is required to take the online recertification exam every three years. This is an open-book exam, based on the methodology supported by FIRST (Flexographic Image Reproduction Specifications & Tolerances). The 50-question exam contains a variety of multiple choice, true/false and matching questions and will assess your understanding of the flexographic print process.
Subject matter tested on the FIRST Certification renewal exam includes:
- Process control
- Continuous improvement
- Expanded gamut
- Measurement devices
- Best practices
This is an open-book exam, so be sure you have a copy of FIRST 5.1. If you do not have the current FIRST book, you can purchase the exam and book bundled together.
FIRST Certification Renewal Rates
FTA member (Exam only) = $65
FTA member (Exam and FIRST book) = $120
Non-member (Exam only) = $130
Non-member (Exam and FIRST book) = $240
Have a question about FIRST Certification renewal? Contact Bjorn Knutson, Manager of Certification & Technical Services, at 651-315-7593.