G7 Expert Certification Live Online Nov. 14–18

Nov. 14, 2022 - Nov. 18, 2022 • 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM EST




G7® Expert & Professional Training & Certification hosted by Idealliance, featuring live online instructor led hands-on training. G7® Expert & Professional Training teaches professionals how to analyze color and print-related issues and take corrective action to bring systems and processes in control to a set method, standard or specification with repeatable, predictable results. G7 Expert Trainer Ron Ellis will lead this multi-day training focusing on G7 based print and packaging applications, and G7 integration, maintenance, and process control across all print and proofing applications. This training is open to all global participants. Register online, or contact us at registrar@idealliance.org for more information.

About G7 Expert Live Online Certification & Training

Training consists of a variety of components, including shared slides, video, whiteboard illustrations of critical concepts, press runs and print calibration simulations, and hands-on analysis. Students are strongly encouraged to participate in hands-on activities utilizing their color management tools and solutions.

Training Schedule

1. Monday November 14, 2022: 9:00am – 1:00pm ET
2. Tuesday November 15, 2022: 9:00am – 1:00pm ET
3. Wednesday November 16, 2022: 9:00am – 1:00pm ET
4. Thursday November 17, 2022: 9:00am – 1:00pm ET
5. Friday November 18, 2022: 9:00am – 1:00pm ET

Online Training Info

G7 Expert Certification LIVE Online training is specially designed to accommodate an online environment. This interactive training takes place over five consecutive days. It allows for work and integration of your learning on your own time, and additional time for questions and activities during the live sessions.

  • Training is open to all international participants
  • Language: English
  • Participants must be able to attend via live Zoom video conferencing

Materials to Help You Prepare

When you sign up, you will receive a library of print resources so you can participate during the instructor-led hands-on activities. Downloadable production resource materials such as G7 test forms help you learn how to implement G7 in your facility to obtain G7 Master qualification. You will also receive access to the extensive online training library including on-demand training recordings to view to support your continued growth as a G7 Expert.

Register early for complimentary access to Idealliance's Color Management Professional® Fundamentals online training, provided in advance of the live training.

Seats are limited. Register Now

Seats are limited to ensure direct support by Idealliance's certified G7 Expert trainer & technical staff. Register now to reserve your seat.


G7 Training will be presented live online. Attendees must be able to attend online via Zoom. Training instructions will be provided upon registration including the optional prerequisite Color Management Professional® Fundamentals online training course. Live training access instructions will be provided at close of registration, the week prior to the week.

WHO'S THIS FOR: Printer, press, prepress/premedia operators, graphic designers, brand managers, quality assurance personnel, process engineers or Lean professionals


Ron Ellis G7 Expert Trainer Ron Ellis Consulting


Nov. 14 2022
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Day 1
  • Kickoff - Student, Instructor, and Course Introduction
  • Idealliance Overview - G7® Value
  • LAB Color Space Overview
  • G7® Principles - Gray Balance & Tonality
  • G7® Target Conditions ISO/PAS 15339, GRACol, SWOP
Nov. 15 2022
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Day 2
  • Live Stream G7® Print Run
  • Preparation & Inspection Procedures
  • Linearization & Calibration Procedures
  • Create & Apply 1-D Curves

    BREAKOUT:  Substrate Relative Strategies
Nov. 16 2022
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Day 3
  • Making ICC Media Profiles
  • G7® Procedures in Adobe CC and PDF/X
  • G7® Workflow – RIPs, DFE’s, and Color Servers

    BREAKOUT: G7® For Non-Traditional Print - Dye-Sublimation
Nov. 17 2022
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Day 4
  • G7® Press Run Simulation Linear to Calibrated
  • G7® Process Control & Quality Assurance
  • Fundamentals of Presses and Print Conditions
BREAKOUT:  Expanded Color Gamut (ECG) with G7®
Nov. 18 2022
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Day 5
  • G7® Master Qualification Preparation & Submission
  • Course Content Review – Q/A – Discussion
  • Test Exam
  • Test Retake and Review


Jordan Gorski (703) 837-1096