FLEXOGRAPHY 101-An Introduction to Flexography

How many times have you walked up and down the snack aisle of your local grocery store and considered how the packages that house your favorite salty snack were printed?

This online, interactive course will give you a solid overview into the commonly-used printing process called Flexography. Ideal for beginners or those wanting a refresher, this 30-40 minute course provides an in-depth examination into the print process, what it is, how it works and the components behind this successful industry. At the completion, you will have a solid grasp of the fundamentals of flexography.
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  • Flexography defined
  • Market segments
  • Types of flexographic presses
  • Attributes of the press
  • Sections of the press
  • Image carriers
  • Plates
  • Inks & ink metering systems
  • Substrates
  • Curing & drying systems
  • Historical influences

Who Should Take This Course

  • New hires
  • Entry-level flexographers
  • Sales & marketing personnel
  • Students/educators
  • Anyone wanting to learn more about flexography

How The Course Works

The FLEXOGRAPHY 101 An Introduction to Flexography online course is self-paced, allowing you to take it whenever time allows, provided it is completed within the specified 4-week time period. If completed in a single, uninterrupted session, the course will take you 30-40 minutes. At the end, there is a 20 question “Check For Understanding” quiz. Once completed you will receive a digital Certificate of Completion issued by FTA.

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Rates: $80 FTA Member | $160 Non-member

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