UX Fundamentals

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4 day training | $1650 value | Free for eligible DNS Members

Learn how to create seamless digital experiences and design sites and apps people love to use!

User Experience (UX) has a long history of being measurable and showing a return on investment (ROI). UX is very quickly becoming a competitive advantage for companies competing on the global stage, yet many companies have yet to make any investment in this area of expertise.

Good UX can help:

  • Lower cost of customer acquisition
  • Lower support costs
  • Increased retention
  • Increased market share
  • Reduce development inefficiencies

In this 4-day program, you will:

  • Learn key UX design methodologies and processes that you can apply to your current project workflow through a mix of theory and hands-on learning
  • How to implement an accessible UX design process for the design (or redesign) of your product
  • Help raise organizational awareness and maturity through design

Who should attend?

  • Individuals or teams that work on the design, development, research, content or management of websites, mobile apps, or other digital products

Prerequisite:

  • None

Schedule:

Day 1 – UX Foundation, UX Process Overview, and Design Challenge

  • Wed, Feb 26th (1-5)
  • A mix of theory and hands-on activities
  • Refreshments and light snacks are provided

Day 2 – UX Techniques and Design Challenge (continued)

  • Tue, Mar 3rd (1-5)
  • A mix of theory and hands-on activities
  • Refreshments and light snacks are provided

Day 3 – UX Techniques and Design Challenge (continued)

  • Thu, Mar 5th (1-5)
  • A mix of theory and hands-on activities
  • Refreshments and light snacks are provided

Day 4 – Design Challenge (completed), UX Maturity & ROI

  • Tue, Mar 10th (1-5)
  • A mix of theory and hands-on activities
  • Refreshments and light snacks are provided

 

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Eligibility

You must meet all eligibility requirements to take part in this opportunity. If you are not a DNS member, you can still apply! Once you receive confirmation of your acceptance into the program, you must please register as a member.

Please note, this program has been fully funded through Workplace Innovation and Productivity Skills Incentive(WIPSI), and will be provided FREE for DNS members with less than 50 employees. If your company has more than 50 employees, 50% of program costs will be funded.

 

About the Facilitator:

Jamie Gerrard,
Director of Strategy & Design
20/20 Experience Design

Jamie is an Experience Design consultant with over 15 years of experience providing product design leadership in user experience strategy, design, execution, and training.

He has held a variety of senior leadership roles including Design Principal, Director of Product and Marketing, and Director of User Experience. His industry experience has included private and public sector organizations with a focus on financial, insurance, travel & tourism, sports, startups, and governments.