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. The course is completed 100% online, self-paced, includes a certification exam, and is mobile enabled so you can take your learning on the go.

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

Lessons (3 Hours Run Length):

  1. Course Introduction
  2. Introduction to Offset Print
  3. Industry Standards
  4. Offset Print Colorspaces
  5. G7 And Offset Print
  6. Plates, Paper, And Ink
  7. Conventional And Spot Color Inks
  8. UV, Hue, And Metallic Inks
  9. Measurement And Offset Print
  10. Offset Press Preparation
  11. Offset Press Calibration
  12. Evaluation And Offset Print
  13. Tolerances And Offset Print
  14. Process Control
  15. Machine Capability
  16. Certification Exam

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Course Pricing

Regular Price: $395



Ron Ellis
Consulting LLC – Idealliance G7 Expert-Trainer


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Certification Information

  • Passing the online exam with 80% proficiency qualifies the user for professional certification and inclusion in the Idealliance database of certified experts.
  • Certificates are automatically generated and distributed via email upon successful completion of the course.
  • Upon successful completion you will be certified for 2 years.


Color Management Professional Certification offers a suite of courses to select from. Click the links below to learn more:

Master Creative

Digital Print