Idealliance Official Directory 

Idealliance is recognized by ISO as the world’s foremost certifying body for competencies, systems, materials, and facilities.

For security and privacy, contact Idealliance to verify the status of an individual’s, facility’s, or system’s certification status. As an independent third party verifying body, Idealliance maintains extensive records and supporting documentation of certification status. This information is available upon request.

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Professional Certifications

G7 Experts are certified in the field of color management, process and quality control for proofing and printing equipment, and is authorized by Idealliance to train in the areas of color and print related issues. 

Certified Color Management Professionals (CMP) has proven proficient in the principles and best practices associated with color management implementation in a graphic communications production environment. 

 A certified IMW Professional has demonstrated an understanding of the technology and workflow fundamentals essential to effective multi-channel, cross-media publishing.

 A certified Mail Professional has achieved the designated level of Mail Professional by demonstrating a thorough knowledge involved in the principles of mail preparation and distribution through the U.S. Postal Service network.

 G7 Process Control is an extension of the G7 program and is designed to drive process control through the entire print production workflow. The G7 Process Control Master Qualification Program is delivered by Idealliance Certified G7 Experts who are also certified as G7 Process Control Experts.

G7 Process Control is an extension of the G7 program and is designed to drive process control through the entire print production workflow.


A certified JDF Expert has a comprehensive understanding of the JDF (Job Definition Format) process and specific topics associated with JDF technology.


Qualified Facilities

G7 Master status is granted to physical facilities qualified to use the G7 Proof-to-Print Process and uses the most modern technology, techniques, and press controls to produce a close visual match from proof to print. Three levels of G7 Master Qualification compliance are available, G7 Grayscale, G7 Targeted, and G7 Colorspace. Visit the G7 microsite for more info. 

BrandQ Certified Supply Chain status is granted to physical facilities who have completed the comprehensive documented 3rd party auditing process and demonstrated that the highest standards of performance are in place for print and packaging supply chain facilities serving brands and brands owners of consumer packaged goods. Visit the BrandQ microsite for more info. 

The Process Control Master Qualification Program is designed in module format to serve the total media supply chain, driving process control through the entire print production workflow, for creative agencies, premedia and print providers. Process Control Master Qualified facilities have proven superior capabilities in media production processes and delivery of print media.

Certified Systems

Idealliance is the leading global certified of systems required for state-of-the-art media production. 

Details on Idealliance System Certification available here. 

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