Graphic and Print Technician (High School)

Graphic and Print Technician (High School)

Graphic and Print Technician introduces students to the total printing production process from design and pre-press, through to printing and post press finishing operations. The program prepares students for the broad range of employment opportunities available in the design and printing industry.

Canadian Student

At A Glance

  • Duration
    2 school years part-time
  • Credential
  • work practicum
  • apprenticeship
  • Tuition Fees
  • additional supplies
    $170.00 (purchased by student)
Notes: Fees may be subject to change.
Textbook information can be found at mitt.ca/textbooks.

Start Dates

Next start dates:

  • September 2018
  • September 2019

Classes held half-days:

  • New Students: 12:30 pm to 3:15 pm
  • Retruning Students: 8:45am  to 11:30 am

Entrance Requirements

Applicants should be currently enrolled in or have successfully completed credits or the equivalent standing from a Canadian school in:

  • Grade 12 Math (40S)
  • Grade 12 English Language Arts (40S)

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A complete supply list can be found at http://mitt.ca/current-students/supply-lists .


With our Graphic and Print Technician program, you will learn the entire process of printing production from design and pre-press, through to printing and post press finishing operations. You’ll receive a balance of solid theoretical background, valuable production skills and the appropriate work attitudes to prepare you for opportunities you’ll find in the design and printing industry. Best of all, at MITT we have the latest state-of-the-art digital press to learn and work with.

You'll graduate into career in design and layout, image assembly, proofing and platemaking, press and bindery and finishing work. You'll have options: working in small printing shops, large printing plants or in the graphic arts departments of companies that publish materials in-house. The possibilities are endless for this expanding industry.

Contact Information

Henlow Campus

Phone: (204) 989-6500

Work Practicum

4-week work practicum or project

The unpaid Work Practicum normally takes place during the month following the last course of study.  A Work Practicum will be available to students that have met the employability skills outcomes of the program.

Students with overall achievement below 70% or that have issues which could limit their internship placement will be offered real-world projects within the classroom environment in place of a Work Practicum.

MITT does not guarantee practicum placements and, in such situations, the Institute will explore alternative options for program completion with a student.

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