Customer Training

Cyrel® Training Programs Help You Optimize Quality

DuPont™ Cyrel® training programs, conducted by our team of highly experienced Technical Specialists, can give you a competitive edge by helping you learn how to optimize quality and productivity.

Held at the Cyrel® Customer Technology Center in Wilmington, Delaware, our on-request Cyrel® training programs are designed to help you increase your technical knowledge and assist you in consistently producing high-quality Cyrel® analog and digital plates processed thermally or in solvent.

We offer several on-request Cyrel® training programs, as well as custom-designed workshops, to meet your needs. On-request Cyrel® training programs are available to Cyrel® customers free of charge. For those who are not Cyrel® customers, the cost is $1,100 per person.

To register for any of these Cyrel® training programs, call 1-800-345-9999 (press 1, press 5).

Advanced Cyrel® Platemaking Workshop

This two-day platemaking workshop, which can be tailored for your company’s specific needs, covers the fundamentals of imaging line and screen designs for all Cyrel® platemaking systems—analog, digital, and Cyrel® FAST.

It is designed for plate makers new to flexography, those who want to improve their platemaking skills, or others who would like a better understanding of the platemaking process.

Modules for this on-request workshop, which is conducted in both classroom and platemaking environments, include:

  • Plateroom safety
  • Pre-press requirements
  • Basic & advanced platemaking steps
  • Quality control tests & tools
  • Plate handling, cleaning & storage
  • Troubleshooting plate issues

Flexo Technical Seminar

This two-day, comprehensive seminar is designed for the industry professional who is interested in gaining an understanding of key aspects of the flexographic process, including the latest advancements in flexo technology.

Consisting of lectures and demonstrations, this on-request seminar includes the following topics:

  • Platemaking overview
  • Digital Cyrel® FAST Platemaking Workflow
  • Quality tools
  • Inks, anilox and mounting tapes
  • Troubleshooting plate issues
  • Pressroom handling techniques
  • Press characterization
  • Printing & troubleshooting review
  • Cyrel® Round technology

Flexographic Process Optimization

In this comprehensive, hands-on course, which is available upon request, attendees will learn how to implement the near neutral calibration process using G7 methodology.

Attendees are encouraged to bring an IT8.1 7/4 test target (printed under normal repeatable press conditions) for review. Our experienced instructors will train you on how to measure the target, analyze the data, optimize and create curves for your digital plates, and create ICC color profiles to match digital proof to press.

Custom-Designed Workshops

We also offer group training focused on the specific needs of your business.  Held at our Cyrel® Customer Technology Center in Wilmington, Delaware, these custom-designed workshops give your employees an opportunity to not only gain knowledge and learn new skills, but to network with our knowledgeable technical team.