Training includes programs aimed at increasing an individual’s life skills and marketable employment skills, including basic computer proficiencies (ie. spreadsheet creation and editing).
Digital Printing Career Training
Our program combines traditional classroom learning with hands-on print shop operations. Working in HCE’s digital print facility, participants will work on real customer jobs while meeting deadlines and delivering high quality, professionally produced products.
- Basic finishing skills (such as cutting, creasing, scoring, binding, padding, etc)
- Creation of successful print files; Correction/repair of faulty files
- Determination of best printing methods
- Operation of sophisticated digital printing presses
Following completion of the 12-week program, participants will be offered a national certification exam sponsored by the Graphic Arts Education Research Foundation and Skills USA. HCE will also provide job placement services to assist participants as they ascend to their new careers in the digital printing industry. Paid internships are also available.
To be eligible, applicants must be unemployed and no longer enrolled in school. The program is open to persons with and without disabilities.