Course Description

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.

Please note that the prices may vary per country. For more specific information regarding the prices of this training, please scroll down and choose your location.

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)

Length

2 days

Language

English

Standard Price

€ 1.595,00

Involvement

7 hours a day

Course Type

In-person

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Sep
30

Brussels

2-Day Design Thinking Fundamentals
Nov
24

Brussels

2-Day Design Thinking Fundamentals
DATE
...

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Tailor-made coaching around your challenge

Other locations

Sep
20

Amsterdam

2-Day Design Thinking Fundamentals Training Course (Certificate)*
Oct
06

Amsterdam

2-Daagse Design Thinking Fundamentals Training*

Please note that other hubs may have an adjusted programme. Click on ‘read more’ to find more information.

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
Energizers
Introducing DT
Keynote & Cases

Discover

Briefing & Research
Design Research
Stakeholder Map
Personas

Define

Framing the problem
Opportunity Areas
Customer Journey Map
Problem Statement

Design

Ideation & Prototyping
Idea Priority Map
Service Scenarios
Artefacts

Deliver

Testing & Pitching
Testing the pilot
Pitch
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.

Alwin Put

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

Tim Schuurman

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.

COVID-19 Protocol

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.

Certificate

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.”

MATHIEU DESSCHUYTER, NOVA REPERTA

Contact us

Choose your session

Sep
30

Brussels

2-Day Design Thinking Fundamentals
Nov
24

Brussels

2-Day Design Thinking Fundamentals
DATE
...

Request Incompany

Tailor-made coaching around your challenge

Other locations

Sep
20

Amsterdam

2-Day Design Thinking Fundamentals Training Course (Certificate)*
Oct
06

Amsterdam

2-Daagse Design Thinking Fundamentals Training*

Please note that other hubs may have an adjusted programme. Click on ‘read more’ to find more information.

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