Upcoming UI, UX and Usability Training Courses and Workshops in 2014

UX Training & Certification (November 17-28, 2014)

London, UK

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Akendi offers in-depth User Experience certification programs that will help to recognize your user experience research & design expertise in your organisation. We offer three types of UX certification: UX Researcher, UX Designer, or UX Specialist. Courses include: Mobile UX Design, Information Architecture, Usability testing, Experience Mapping, and more. (Akendi is accredited by the British Accreditation Council for Independent Further and Higher Education as a Short Course Provider.)

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Persuasive Psychology for Interactive Design (2-day workshop - SF) (November 20-21, 2014)

San Francisco, California, United States

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If you’d like to boost your online conversions, engagement, and influence, then this workshop is for you.Over two days, Brian Cugelman, PhD of AlterSpark will show you how to design websites, social media profiles, mobile apps and online ads that are more persuasive and engaging. The curriculum is all based on science, but presented in a format that is simple and practical.

Regular Ticket: USD 499, Earlybird Ticket: USD 449

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Mobile user experience (UX) training (November 21, 2014)

London, UK

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This one day interactive Mobile user experience (UX) training course is designed for people who want to learn about usability and user experience considerations for mobile phone and handheld devices.

We offer a 15% discount if the same candidate books on more than one course. We also offer the same discount for not for profit organisations, and for organisations that send multiple candidates to the same course.

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Interaction Design Training Course (November 24-25, 2014)

Brisbane, Australia

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A two day course on interface design tools and methods for websites, web applications, intranets and mobile web.

Earlybird discount - save 10%. Register 30 days prior to the course commencement date to qualify. | 4th person free discount. Register 3 participants from the same organisation on the same course and the 4th person can attend for free. | Multiple course discount - save 10%. Register the same person for more than one of our training courses to qualify.

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How to Design for the Big: User-Centric Innovation and Strategy (November 24-26, 2014)

London, UK

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Be empowered to contribute to your organization's strategic planning and thinking on user-centric strategies and product innovation. Learn how to lead and direct research focused on developing new products, services, and business ideas. You will also learn how to maximize your Return on Investment (ROI) for innovation work and gain a clear understanding of what it takes to launch successful products in the market place.

We offer 10% discount if three or more attend from the same company

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Interaction Design Training Course (December 1-2, 2014)

Sydney, Australia

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A two day course on interface design tools and methods for websites, web applications, intranets and mobile web.

Earlybird discount - save 10%. Register 30 days prior to the course commencement date to qualify. | 4th person free discount. Register 3 participants from the same organisation on the same course and the 4th person can attend for free. | Multiple course discount - save 10%. Register the same person for more than one of our training courses to qualify.

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UX Designer Certification & Training (December 1-5, 2014)

Manchester, UK

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Akendi offers an in-depth User Experience Designer certification programs that will help to recognize your UX design expertise in your organisation. Courses include: Intro to UX, Information Architecture, Mobile UX Design, GUI Interaction Design, and Visual Design for UX. Courses may be registered for individually as well.

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Lean UX Phoenix Full Day Workshop (December 1, 2014)

Phoenix, Arizona USA

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Full day workshop for Designers (UX, visual, content, IA, IxD, etc), developers, product managers, stakeholders and team leaders based on the ideas from the book Lean UX: Applying lean methods to improve user experience.

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UX Intensive San Francisco 2014 (December 2-5, 2014)

San Francisco, California USA

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Four-day workshop series for experienced professionals examining the four key elements that contribute to successful interactive experiences. Hands-on activities included each day.

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Lean UX Twin Cities Full Day Workshop (December 4, 2014)

St. Paul, Minnesota USA

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Full day workshop for Designers (UX, visual, content, IA, IxD, etc), developers, product managers, stakeholders and team leaders based on the ideas from the book Lean UX: Applying lean methods to improve user experience.

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Usability Week Las Vegas 2014 (December 7-12, 2014)

Las Vegas, Nevada USA

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Usability Week offers up to 6 days of deep learning as international experts lead over 40 full-day in-depth courses.

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UX Foundation (December 8-9, 2014)

Dublin, Ireland

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This course is designed to help online professionals build their skills in user experience design. Our approach is to blend theory with practice. We provide a solid grounding in the principles underpinning UX. And we build on this with hands-on practice in the fundamental UX techniques: customer research, interaction design and user testing.

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Designing Culture (December 10, 2014)

San Francisco, California USA

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Is your work culture hindering your team or organization’s ability to do great work? Then take charge by designing your culture together. In our Designing Culture Workshop, we’ll coach you through a cultural assessment, visioning and goal-setting exercises, and development of new ways of working together,

Register before November 10 and save $100

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UXI Studio (December 14-17, 2014)

Ramat Gan, Israel

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UXI Studio is a 4-day conference for UXers, held by the Israeli UX organization UXI for the third time this December. The conference hosts 7 international speakers, with 450+ UX professionals and enthusiasts attending.

15% off ticket prices until November 30th

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