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Intro to Flexo: Self-Paced is a Course

Intro to Flexo: Self-Paced

Time limit: 30 days

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Full course description

Now online, the popular Intro to Flexo Workshop, taught by flexographic experts at Clemson University’s Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design and Graphics, is geared toward individuals in need of fundamental knowledge of the flexographic printing process. This online course combines visual instruction coupled with interactive modules utilizing the Sonoco Institute’s STRIPE Online platform – a real-to-life simulation of the institute’s own pressroom and narrow-web flexographic press.


The course is broken into 11 modules:


  1. Overview of Major Printing Processes
  2. Image Reproduction
  3. Ink and Ink Delivery
  4. Flexographic Platemaking
  5. Press Component Identification
  6. Density and Tone Value
  7. Evaluating a Banded Anilox Test
  8. Measuring Color
  9. Prepress for Flexography
  10. Process Control and Troubleshooting
  11. Current Trends in Flexography


You will have 30 days to complete this course. Learn more about the Sonoco Institute’s hands-on training opportunities at