ZSK Machines in St. Louis, MO offers a 4-day comprehensive training on IDS Software and the ZSK Embroidery Equipment. The training is split between the two components in that the IDS training is scheduled for 2 days and ZSK training is scheduled for 2 days. Attending all 4 days is not a requirement, you can choose to only participate in the software training or just the machine training – please see the appropriate links.
Typically, the first 2 days of training consist of the IDS software (see dates). This portion covers beginner to intermediate techniques including lettering, editing, digitizing, technique, and more. We meet from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm for each day with intermittent breaks and a provided lunch. A workbook with the lessons is included as well as a USB with all necessary files. Please bring your computer, IDS security key, an external mouse, and a notebook / pen.
The equipment training moves beyond the basics and explains the mechanical aspects of the machinery. These classes are taught by our certified ZSK technicians and is completely hands on as participants will be working on the machinery and learning various service procedures. For this part of the training, we recommend having a good comfort level of operational experience on the machine. It is not required but encouraged. These training days also meet from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm for each day with intermittent breaks and a provided lunch. This class is hands on with equipment, so please be aware of the grease / oil that is used on the equipment.
Training is free to customers that have purchased from our St. Louis or New Hampshire office – and customers can attend the training as many times as desired, although there is a registration fee to cover your materials and lunches.