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Navigate the changing landscape of design

Lead with a
future-focused
mindset

Learn best
practice from
industry leaders

We deliver training programmes and workshops tailored to the unique needs of professionals in the design industry.

September 2020
COVID-19 Update - Safe return to work

We are fully supportive of the Government’s efforts

We are fully supportive of the Government’s efforts

September 2020
Back to Business Safely

Skillnet Ireland ReBound initiative upskills business owners to take action, now.

Skillnet Ireland ReBound initiative upskills business owners to take action, now.

Thursday 22nd October 2020
Design Leaders Conference

A day of exploring design; process, practice and culture.  

A day of exploring design; process, practice and culture.  

Register your interest for 2021
Design Management Professional Diploma

Take your business to the next level

Take your business to the next level

For those leading design studios or design teams, learn how to:

  • lead business-focused conversations
  • manage creative environments
  • build a sustainable culture
  • take charge of your career

Learn from global
subject matter experts

MN

Marty Neumeier

@martyneumeier

EC

Emily Cohen

@emilyruthcohen

CD

Chris Do

@thechrisdo

Upcoming Training & Events

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What Clients Think 2021
January 19th 2021

How has Covid impacted upon client/agency relationships and what do clients think will be the lasting effects?

Join us for a breakfast seminar on January 19th , for the launch of the 2020 ‘What Clients Think’ report.

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Agency Owners Forum - January 2021
January 21st 2021

A monthly forum held by a series of hosts, this is a space for agency owners to connect, share ideas and discuss the matters that are most pressing, particularly in the current climate.

Designs On Growth Info SessionRead more
Designs on Growth - Information Seminar
January 27th 2021

Join past participants as well as the course trainer of the Designs on Growth programme to hear how it is impacting their careers and businesses, and learn how they managed their study with work.

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Programme
Design Management Professional Diploma
January 2021

Developed for busy working professional designers and design function managers (not all design managers are designers) to empower them to take their business and careers to the next level.

Service Design Diploma Information SessionRead more
Service Design Diploma Information Seminar
February 11th 2021

Course Trainers, Marc Stickdorn and Gerry Scullion , will join us for an information session to give background and context to our newest programme, the Service Design Diploma, and answer questions on the course content, as well as sharing insights on how it can transform your career or business.

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Programme
Service Design Diploma
February 26th 2021

This course offers everything you need to improve the products and services you offer. Gain a deeper understanding of how to design content within your service, embed service design thinking in your organisation, and change the way your team works.

We’ve delivered training to over
2,000 design professionals across Ireland

The Design Leaders Conference was an opportunity to benchmark my thinking on design as a profession

Stephen McGilloway, Bigsmall Design

An unmissable opportunity to build your network, get exposed to new ideas and learn up to date industry trends and best practice.

Design Leaders Conference 2018

‘It was great to bring away knowledge I could apply instantly in our studio’

Charlotte Barker, Dynamo

"The programme helps you take the first hand, in-depth knowledge of your own business, structure it, assess it, set realistic goals, and create a road map for growth”

Oran Day, Atelier David Smith

“There was great solidarity seeing other studios on the course also facing similar issues. It has had a positive impact on how we’re now developing our studio.”

John Gavin, Creative Director, True Output