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Register now for SGIA Colour Bootcamp in Melbourne

There are still limited spaces available for next week’s SGIA Colour Management Bootcamp at Starleaton in Melbourne (3-5 Sept), an intensive three-day course led by experts David Crowther (The Colour Doctor) and Peter Way (Starleaton) that will focus on colour management for wide format printers.

The course is the first step in an SGIA Certified Digital Professional program operated by US-based SGIA International. Students can sit an exam and later submit a corrected print to the US to earn a digital certificate qualification registered with SGIA.

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Nigel Davies, president FESPA Australia

“FESPA Australia and SGIA will be investing in making this qualification recognised throughout our industry,” says FESPA Australia (formerly SGIAA) president Nigel Davies. “We want print buyers to choose a printer because they are confident knowing that a colour professional is on staff. We want our students to earn a qualification that is valued by industry and future employers.”

Davies says another goal is to build a community of hands-on colour professionals that are working within the industry. “We want people who have completed the course to find it easy to reach out to their alumni and teachers when they face challenges with colour.”

Next week’s session is the second colour bootcamp in Australia this year after the SGIA program was launched in April, also at Starleaton in Melbourne.

Day 1 of our SGIAA Colour Management Bootcamp is in full swing starleaton
  The inaugural Colour Bootcamp at Starleaton in April 2019

 “Our first course was a big success and exceeded our expectations with excellent feedback from the students,” says Davies. “This course is designed to be hands-on and hardware and software agnostic. Students can put their skills to immediate use regardless of the equipment their use in their own workplaces." 

Leading colour professionals David Crowther (The Colour Doctor) and Peter Way (Starleaton) will deliver the course for FESPA Australia. 

There are still places available, and you can use the Eventbrite link here.
Tickets $1,320 (members) – $1,650 (non-members)

fespa auCourse focus: 

Colour theory and principles
Goals of colour management
Device calibration
Time-tested colour management procedures
The newest print standards and how you can use them to improve customer satisfaction
Spot Colour management and verification
Print Validation
Hands-on media profiling

What will you learn:

Colour management concepts
Print standards and specifications
Colour measurement instrumentation and profiling software
Instruction for device calibration and media profiling
Print Verification
Hands-on work with RIP workstations and X-Rite equipment
Software for profile viewing and quality control 

Date And Time

Tue., 03/09/2019, 9:00 pm –
Thurs., 05/09/2019, 4:00 pm AEST


5/163-179 Forster Rd
Mount Waverley, VIC 3149