2-Day Design Thinking Fundamentals Course (Certificate)
This high-energy 2-Day Design Thinking Fundamentals course will give you a basic understanding of the Design Thinking principles, key tools & terminology. The focus of this course will be hands-on and ‘learning-by-doing’ by using tools such as Stakeholder Mapping, Customer Journey Mapping and Prototyping.
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The Design Thinking Fundamentals Course is also available in our Virtual Studio, interactive and online fun. Click here to learn more.
Early Bird Price
€ 1.495,00 (limited)
7 hours a day
About this course
Knowing about Design Thinking is a good start, but the trick lies in successfully applying it to projects. During this course, you will be learning-by-doing and practice fundamentals tools such as Stakeholder Mapping, Personas, Customer Journey Mapping, Service Scenarios and Prototyping by working on a challenge.
You will work in co-creation within small teams to learn from participants with diverse industry backgrounds. Our highly skilled facilitators will guide you trough the Design Thinking process, teaching you how to use empathy when envisioning future scenarios of service for your end-users.
What you'll learn
Learn how to listen to your end-user, embed end-user insights, develop prototypes and work in small iterations. Dare to fail and pitch your story!
Welcome & Kick-off
Meet the team
Keynote & Cases
Briefing & Research
Framing the problem
Customer Journey Map
Ideation & Prototyping
Idea Priority Map
Testing & Pitching
Testing the pilot
Reflection & Celebration
Meet your instructors
Our expert Facilitators will share their experience and tricks on how to implement Design Thinking in projects and organizations. That way you can start applying Design Thinking straight away in your daily working environment.
Co-Founder DesignThinkers Academy Belgium
Alwin is specialized in Business Engineering and Marketing. He’s a creative Strategist and Facilitator in Design Thinking.
Jeroen van der Weide
Partner DesignThinkers Academy Amsterdam
Jeroen is Partner & Senior Facilitator, facilitating teams and designing creative processes and brainstorm sessions. HE has a MA in Dutch Theatre, Film & Communications
Co-Owner DesignThinkers Academy Amsterdam
Co-owner at DT Academy, has extensive experience in designing and implementing concepts, holding a MBA & MSc in Business and Financial Management.
Yuen Yen Tsai
Senior Facilitator DesignThinkers Academy Amsterdam
She has extensive experience in helping ‘fixed’ mindsets in organizations become ‘growth’ mindsets using playfulness and creativity.
At DesignThinkers Academy, we take our social duty very serious when it comes to protecting the health of our valued participants and dear team members. For this reason, participants interested in joining us at our Creative Studio in Amsterdam are more than welcome, if you are able to provide:
A) Digital COVID Certificate (QR code);
B) Proof of a negative PCR-test, within 24 hours of the first day of training;
C) Proof that you recovered from COVID-19 less than 6 months ago.
If a participant cannot comply with the above mentioned requirements, they will not be able to participate in the course. Our goal is to create a safe environment in which we can continuously stimulate creativity and allow all participants and facilitators to feel comfortable.
After successful completion of the 2-Day Design Thinking Fundamentals course, participants are awarded a DesignThinkers Academy Certificate and you can celebrate your achievement of becoming a true Design Thinker. All tools and materials will be available after the course for personal use.
“Great if you want to start Design Thinking. Enough information to start doing, enough inspiration to continue learning.”