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Idealliance is the leading certifier of skills required for state-of-the-art media production

  • 24/7 Access: Self paced learning
  • Table of Contents: Easy topic search
  • Tablet Support: For mobile learning
  • In-lesson Q&A: To prepare for exam
  • Lesson Bookmarks: Remembers where you left off
  • CEUs: Continuing Education Unit credits
  • Easy Navigation: Back and fast forward
  • Certification: Prestigous recognition

"At Konica Minolta, we know how important training and staff development are to our customers, and their successful use of technology to drive strategic business goals. We are utilizing the Color Management Professional® programs of Idealliance to expand our educational options for customers to support them in streamlining their processes.” Kevin P. Kern, Senior Vice President, Marketing, Konica Minolta

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Integrated Media Workflow (IMW) Training & Certification

 

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The Idealliance Integrated Media Workflow Professional® (IMW) Training & Certification program is the industry's new online instructional course and exam designed to teach graphic communications professionals the basics of making the transition from a dedicated print workflow to a workflow designed to enable the production, publishing and delivery content across multiple media channels.

Who Should Enroll: Publishing, print, premedia, IT, and content management professionals and managers

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Color Management Professional®
Fundamentals 2.0

 

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Color Management Professional Fundamentals 2.0 offers the latest in color theory and applications in color managing a media production workflow. The course provides a strong educational foundation for any technical practitioner interested in a comprehensive understanding of a color managed graphics workflow.

Who Should Enroll: Print and digital media production professionals and managers

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Color Management Professional®
Creative

 

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Color Management Professional Creative is developed for professionals charged with the design and production of creative content. Through a series of short, interactive and informative lessons, CMP Creative examines issues critical to the process of ensuring content output meets the intended design and corporate brand objectives.

Who Should Enroll: Professionals charged with the design and production of creative content

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Color Management Professional®
Premedia

 

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Color Management Professional Premedia describes the principles of color management with a focus on both prepress and premedia processes, providing an excellent education on color management through the production workflow. CMP Fundamentals is a recommended prerequisite, as the learner should be familiar with basic color theory, graphic communication workflows and print production processes.

Who Should Enroll: Print, prepress, and premedia  production professionals and managers

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NEW! Color Management Professional®
Digital Print

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The Color Management Professional Digital Print course is designed for operators of digital press equipment, and is an easy-to-understand instructional guide to color management principles in the digital pressroom. CMP Fundamentals is a recommended prerequisite, as the learner should be familiar with basic color theory, graphic communication workflows and print production processes.

Who Should Enroll: Premedia and digital media production professionals and managers

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NEW! Color Management Professional®
Offset Print

 

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CMP Offset is designed for operators of conventional press equipment and is an easy-to-understand instructional guide to color management principles in the pressroom. CMP Fundamentals is a recommended prerequisite, as the learner should be familiar with basic color theory, graphic communication workflows and print production processes.

Who Should Enroll: Premedia and offset print production professionals and managers

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Color Management Professional®
Sales

 

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The Color Management Professional Sales Training is designed to bring the value of color management to the sales team in easy to understand terms. The CMP Sales course assists the print and premedia account executive in managing customer’s color expectations and assuring integrity to their client's brand image. The program defines how your company achieves a proof-to-print match, ensuring brand color across multiple jobs and devices. This eLearning program provides a unique opportunity to educate account executives to the fundamentals of color management, without overloading on the technical details.

Who Should Enroll: Sales and Acount Executives of creative agencies, studios, print and premedia service providers

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Color Management Professional®
Master

 

 

Registering to become a CMP Master affords access to four Color Management Professional courses; CMP Fundamentals, CMP Premedia, CMP Digital Print, and CMP Offset Print. To be recognized as a CMP Master requires the passing of CMP Fundamentals and two of the following three specialty courses; CMP Premedia, CMP Digital, CMP Offset. 

CMP Master Level Programs:
 
  • Color Management Professional Fundamentals
  • Color Management Professional Premedia
    and one of the following courses:
  • Color Management Professional Digital Print
  • Color Management Professional Offset Print

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G7® Process 
Control

Professional

 

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G7 Process Control is an online professional training and certification course for print, premedia, and creative production professionals seeking to gain better control over color and print. The G7 Process Control course identifies how to standardize workflow processes to reduce costs and expand efficiencies. The course addresses the challenges of managing color across devices and workflows, defining how to integrate and maintain proven industry best practices and standards. The G7 Process Control course is workflow training from the creative process through print output, and is developed by the industry’s leading workflow experts.

Who Should Enroll: Print, premedia, and creative production professionals

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G7® Process 
Control

Creative

 

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G7 Process Control Creative is an online professional training and certification course for premedia and creative production professionals seeking to gain better control over color and print. The G7 Process Control Creative course identifies how to standardize workflow processes to reduce costs and expand efficiencies. The course addresses the challenges of managing color across devices and workflows from the perspective of the creative production professional. The course defines how to integrate and maintain proven industry best practices and standards from the creative process through print output, and is developed by the industry’s leading workflow experts.

Who Should Enroll: Creative production professionals and managers

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 JDF-Expert

 

 

 

 

 

The objective of the JDF Expert Certificate training program is to provide a comprehensive understanding of the JDF (Job Definition Format) process. The program is comprised of 15 separate training modules that address specific topics associated with JDF technology. The program concludes with a final examination for those individuals interested in earning a JDF Expert Certificate. The JDF Expert Certificate training program is specifically designed for those persons leading their company's efforts to implement JDF based automated processes and CIM (Computer Integrated Manufacturing) into their operations.

Who Should Enroll: Chief information officers (CIO), chief technology officers (CTO), lead system/technical pros at printing, prepress, and publishing companies

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Idealliance TOTAL Training

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Idealliance offers its entire library of online training and certification programs available in a new program called “TOTAL Training” to educate your entire staff for a single annual fee.  

Total Training includes 24/7 access to ALL Idealliance online training and certification courses for one year. Also included are manager reports to track student activity and access to all course certification exams.

TOTAL Training includes:

  • Color Management Professional® Training and Certification Programs

CMP Fundamentals
CMP Offset Print
CMP Digital Print
CMP Premedia                 
CMP Sales      
CMP Creative

  • G7 Process Control Print & Creative Workflow Training
  • JDF Expert Training