Offset Li-tho for school leavers – SLIOP

Offset Li-tho for school leavers

Duration: 1y

Lectures: 1y

Level: Certificate

Type: Full Time

Medium: Sinhala

The objective of this course is to provide the knowledge, skills and hands on practical training in sheet fed press operations enabling the participants to become competent in producing high quality full color jobs. This is a comprehensive course designed for the School Leavers in offset sheet fed litho press operations.

Course Contents:

  • Basic Principles of Offset lithography
  • Introduction to pre press
  • Plates and blankets
  • Damping and linking systems
  • Paper and ink requirements
  • Cylinder packing and pressure control
  • Press register systems and control
  • Press troubleshooting
  • Improvement of quality in sheet fed color printing
  • New technological developments in the Printing Industry