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This Apprenticeship is for those whoare interested in producing a range of printed goods.You will become efficient and able to safely operate print machinery and equipment to produce print products according to the order specification and make sure it is produced on time.You will learn the different types of print materials and technologies to ensurethat standards, including colour matching, print resolution, customer specification and individual company standards are met.
You will gain an understanding of the following:
You will also become competentin the following:
You will also specialise in one specific are, which are:
A proportion of your learning will take place within at College, where you will develop skills, meet as a group, understand the wider industry and improve technical knowledge and behaviours. The majority of your course will take place in industry, which will vary from employer to employer.
Most jobs combine a number of these aspects, but whichever job you choose to do, your Apprenticeship will be structured so that the training matches your job. You will work for your employer four days a week and train for one day a week either in-house or at College.
You can start this Apprenticeship at any time of year.
You will undertake an End Point Assessment by an external organisation which comprises of an observation and professional discussion. Your Assessor will obtain evidence that you meet the required standards throughout your training and are prepared for the assessment.
You will be appointed an Assessor who will visit you in the workplace and assess your progress. Some of these visits will provide you with evidence that you can use towards the qualification. One day a week you will work on your College coursework in order to gain underpinning knowledge.
Functional Skills in maths and English are required at Level 2, though some exemptions may apply.
On completion of the apprenticeship, you could find permanent employment or progression your studies to university level.
|Course Title||Print Technician Apprenticeship Level 3|
You need GCSEs at grades C/4 and above in maths and English, and will
Entry is subject to a successful formal application and
My animation skills have improved greatly since I have been learning at BTC. The College uses specialist software such as Adobe Animate and the equipment we use is the same that is used in industry. Alongside my course I am a member of the BTC Animation Academy where we do even more animation and enter competitions.
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