The Fundamentals of Print Process Control


This hands-on workshop reviews the Print Process with eXact and X-Rite software..

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Measuring & Understanding Color for Print & Packaging

This course is designed to give you a solid understanding of the eXact and how to use it with X-Rite software.

You will work with an experienced X-Rite Color Expert and learn through hands-on activities and demonstrations.

  • Learn how to shorten make-ready time, lower consumable costs and increase ROI with color management equipment.
  • Gain an understanding of process control best practices, the key concepts of the G7 methodology, and spot color management from Pantone.
  • This course consists of hands-on demonstrations along with real world examples and a presentation booklet to takeaway key information.

Satisfaction Guaranteed:

If you are not completely satisfied with an X-Rite seminar, we will provide you with a training voucher to attend another future seminar.

Cancellation Policy:

21 days prior to event date 100% refund, 14 days prior to event date 50% refund, less than 14 days no refund will be given.

Upcoming Events

Date/Time Location Venue
March 28, 2019
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT
Atlanta, GA
Courtyard Marriott Atlanta Buckhead
3332 Peachtree Road NE
Atanta GA, 30326
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April 11, 2019
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT
Grand Rapids, MI
X-Rite World Headquarters
4300 44th Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49512
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April 25, 2019
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT
Toronto, ON
Toronto Airport Marriott Hotel
901 Dixon Road
Toronto ON, M9W 1J5
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May 9, 2019
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT
Cincinnati, OH
Courtyard Cincinnati Covington
500 W 3rd Street
Covington KY, 41011
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June 6, 2019
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM CDT
Naperville, IL
Courtyard Marriott Naperville
1155 E Diehl Road
Naperville IL, 60563
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Who Should Attend? 

  • Press operators, quality assurance or quality control managers, production supervisors, and prepress professionals looking to better understand how to improve efficiencies in the pressroom. Additionally, if you're working with an X-Rite eXact and/or Color iQC Print, this is the course for you.

Why Attend?

  • Our Fundamentals of Color seminar is the leading one-day educational course in the country. Benefiting from the following course tools, suppliers and manufacturers, nationwide, have utilized the information presented to establish color quality standards.
    • Knowledgeable Instructors
      • Our team of speakers and instructors are considered to be industry leaders and have accumulated years of hands-on practical experience and expertise in their respective fields. You’ll learn from experts in areas such as color management, printing, textiles, plastics and more.
    • After the Seminar
      • After you’ve attended a seminar, you are encouraged to continue contacting us through your My X-Rite account for additional information or answers to technical questions. Our team will promptly respond to all requests.
    • Free Materials
      • As part of the seminar tour, all attendees will receive the Munsell Interactive Learning Kit and a Pantone gift free of charge.
    • Product Discounts
      • Participants will receive a 10% discount voucher that is valid until December 31, 2018. The voucher cannot exceed $500.00 off a purchase.

Day 1 - Going Beyond Density:

  • Color theory and tolerancing
  • Press maintenance, calibration, and control
  • Control bars
  • Pressroom variables: substrate and ink
  • Pressroom measurements
  • Choosing correct spectrophotometer settings
  • Getting Started with Your eXact:
    • Configuring your eXact for the first time
    • Navigating eXact Manager
    • Creating libraries
    • Using tools and functions

Day 2 - iQC Print:

  • Configuring Color iQC Print:
    • Software installation, configuration, settings, and options
    • Instrument installation and configuration
    • Print user settings
    • Job settings
    • File types
  • Color iQC Print Workflow:
    • Measuring standards and samples
    • Printing job templates
    • Transferring data to the eXact
    • QC sets
    • Using the eXact Scan
  • Managing Data:
    • Managing e-jobs, templates, and standards
    • Importing data from other file types
    • Exporting data Troubleshooting and support

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