When and Where

  • Belfast, Northern Ireland - Get Directions
  • Apr 1, 2020 9:00 AM
    Apr 2, 2020 5:30 PM

UX Training: 2-day UX Foundation course with Fathom


  • Date: April 1st–2nd, 2020 (two-day course)
  • Location: The MAC, Belfast
  • Time: 9.00am–5.30pm
  • Early bird tickets: £695 (available until 3 March; Standard rate after 3 March cost £845. Some group discounts available on request.)

Fast-paced. Interactive. Collaborative.

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. 

The course reflects Fathom's relationship with – great theory from, mixed with real-life case studies from a busy UX agency.

Who should attend?

  • Product managers and heads of online looking for a more customer-centred approach to product development
  • Business owners and start-up founders who believe UX can help grow their business
  • UX designers with some experience who want to take their skills to the next level
  • Web designers, developers and marketers who want to know more about their end-users
  • Project managers and business analysts looking for a better way to define customer requirements
  • Anybody wishing to start – or switch to – a career in UX

What you'll get

  • Expert-led training
  • Practical, commercial focus
  • Learn-by-doing through hands-on, interactive courses
  • Small class sizes
  • State-of-the-art classroom facilities
  • Digital copies of all course slides
  • A Certificate of User Experience from

What you'll learn

  • The fundamental principles behind UX design
  • Powerful user research techniques and when to use them
  • Translate your research into customer scenarios and personas
  • Run effective design workshops
  • Design product concepts and building prototypes
  • Why mobile is different
  • Testing your ideas with real customers

About your trainer

Gareth Dunlop

Gareth established dedicated UX agency Fathom in September 2011 to advise companies on how to get the most from the web by seeing the world from the perspective of their customers.

His wealth of commercial experience includes MD roles at both iON and Tibus, advising blue-chip clients across Europe on internet strategy. A highly engaging presenter, Gareth's insights can be found in his regular columns for Silicon Republic, the Irish Independent, and Business Eye.

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