As a machine printer you will prepare, set up and safely operate presses and machines to produce books, magazines, newspapers, packaging materials, posters and leaflets. You will perform quality checks to ensure conformance to correct specification and plan
work to meet production requirements.
Working in the printing and graphic communications industry
Productivity and quality assurance in pre-press digital re-press processes
Set and run machinery
Three GCSEs at grade A* to C.
It is desirable that you have maths and English at grade C/4 or above but this is not essential as Functional Skills is delivered as part of the apprenticeship programme.
You need to be employed within the design and creative industry or have an employer in this area willing to take you on as an apprentice.