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Print Technician

Producing a range of printed goods.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)

Typical length
36 months
Current funding band
Up to £12,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer.

What apprentices will learn
  • how organisations in the printing industry work
  • technical knowledge and print industry practices, processes and materials
  • pre-press, press and post-press processes and equipment
  • customers' expectations in terms of order specification and timescales
  • quality expectations and how they are managed

Apprentices without level 2 English and maths will need to achieve this level prior to taking the end-point assessment (GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C).

Professional registration

None specified.

End-Point Assessment
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
GQA Qualifications Ltd
More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.