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HP Sign & Display/Scitex FB500/700 Level 1 Operator


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Course number HK238S
Length 4 days
Delivery method* Instructor-led training ( ILT)
Price USD $2,600

Course overview

The HP Scitex FB500/FB700 Basic Printer Operation provides the basic knowledge to operate the HP Scitex FB500/FB700. The course introduces the operator to the HP Scitex FB500/700 printer, its main systems, features, components and operation. It enables the customer to get better familiarized with the printer, and focuses on its proper operation and maintenance. The course also provides knowledge for handling common problems and for maintaining best performance. The course is based on theoretical and practical sessions.

The Basic Operator Training offers limited RIP training including a basic overview of Caldera and Onyx RIP software. For advanced RIP features and color management training, please see the “NEXT STEPS” section below.

New FB500/700 operators without previous digital inkjet experience can expect a longer learning curve and should not expect to have a high level of proficiency without 3-6 months of operational experience.


  • English comprehension required for comprehending the course materials
  • A working knowledge of digital inkjet printing is preferred although not required


  • Training is structured for individuals who are assigned to operate the HP Scitex FB500/FB700
  • The materials in the course have been written for persons who require a comprehensive understanding of how to operate and otherwise interact with the printer. The material is suitable for printer key operators and service technicians alike, although no service related information is included in this course

Course objectives

By the end of this training attendees will be able to:

  • Understand the safety and maintenance procedures
  • Identify the parts and function of the printer
  • Successfully print on different kinds of substrates
  • Perform Basic RIP software functions

Next steps

  • HP Sign & Display/Scitex Caldera GrandRIP Application and Color Management (HK241)
  • HP Sign & Display/Scitex FB500/700 Level 2 Operator (HK378S)

Benefits to you

  • Learn from HP top level instructors using HP formal training materials

Course outline

  • Course Introduction
  • Product Overview
  • Safety – General Guidelines
  • Hardware Identification and Product Walk-around
  • Site Preparation
  • UV Printing Basics
  • Control Panel Overview
  • Loading Media and Preparing for Printing
  • Control Panel Detail
  • Routine Tasks
  • Print Calibrations
  • Media Recommendations and Limitations etc.
  • Print Modes
  • Printing from the Onyx RIP
  • Printing from the Caldera RIP
  • Cleaning and Maintaining the Printer
  • White Ink Introduction
  • Embedded Web Server
  • Printing with White Ink
  • CallMe@hp
  • Questions and Answers
  • Escalation Path
  • Exam
  • Exam Results
  • Course Wrap-up & Feedback Survey
  • Certificates and Course Closure
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