202 printing technology

General description

The competition is based on the requirements of the printing technology study programme within the vocational qualification in publishing and printing. Assessment focuses on the requirements of working life, entrepreneurship, customer service, work ability, ergonomics, internationalism and the principles of sustainable development.

The competition tasks are based on the requirements of the ”Excellent” (K3) grade of the printing technology study programme within the vocational qualification in publishing and printing. The competition tasks have been designed in close cooperation with the world of work and are based on its requirements.

Skill requirements

The competition covers various tasks related to printing and post-press finishing. The competitors must know how to prepare and operate sheet-fed offset press machinery and post-press finishing machinery. The competitor must be able to manage files and print using digital press methods.

The competitor is able to consider the various requirements related to quality, print work and materials. The competitor also knows how to observe occupational safety regulations.