“The materials in Essentials of Usability seminars are easy to use and easily incorporate with other topics I teach my colleagues. I refresh my knowledge using the video clips that accompanied the seminars and do lunchtime workshops that have become very popular here at APL.”
Build a culture of user-centric thinking by providing essential foundational and advanced knowledge to all of your stakeholders, from executives to developers, with this pre-packaged UX knowledge.
Essentials of Usability and Essentials of UX are HFI knowledge courses designed to build a foundational level of knowledge about usability and advanced user experience (UX) practices within your organization.
To move toward a company culture of user-centricity, everyone must understand that a good user experience is essential. These courses allow your company to bring the basic knowledge of usability and UX design to a wide audience within the organization at minimal cost.
Essentials of Usability is an overview of the fundamentals of user-centered design. This course will give everyone in your organization a heightened awareness of usability.
Essentials of User Experience is designed to teach more advanced skills that extend beyond the fundamental principles and techniques of usability. See the individual sections within this web page for more information.
The Essentials of Usability course is a self-paced overview of the fundamentals of User-Centered Design. It is an excellent way for a company to bring the basic knowledge of usability to a wide audience within the organization at minimal cost. This course will allow you to give everyone in your organization a heightened awareness of usability.
Today, basic usability is no longer enough. Serious user-experience (UX) design operations must go beyond the basic requirements of making things easy, obvious, error resistant, and satisfying. Serious UX operations look at the big picture.
We need to motivate customers to convert, we need to ensure cross-channel compatibility, we need to innovate (not just be innovative, but to do serious innovation projects based on ecosystem models), and we need the UX team to operate in a mature, process-oriented fashion. That means that we don’t do UX work relying on the knowledge and skills of a few individuals. We have a UX team that works based on process, systems, and standards.
The two Essentials packages are designed to work together to provide foundational knowledge of user experience design and more advanced practices.
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HFI's Essentials training courses are designed to bring a basic understanding of user experience (UX) and usability best practices to all members of your company. If you want to become an expert then you should consider HFI's more comprehensive training and certification programs. They are offered in locations around the world and can also be brought onsite to your company.
Certified Usability Analyst (CUA)
This 4-course, 10-day program teaches research-based principles of designing interfaces from the perspective of the end user. Learn how to perform data gathering, task analysis, and usability testing. Pinpoint the usability problems and offer design solutions. The usability analyst brings the critical success factor to bear throughout the development life cycle.
Certified User Experience Analyst (CXA)
HFI's advanced CXA certification track trains user experience specialists in persuasion engineering, strategy, and innovation. CXA-certified practitioners can help organizations design for desired outcomes.
We know there are unique challenges that face every domain and technology. HFI's courses on Designing the Mobile User Experience, Writing for the Web, and Designing Usable Products help you get ahead of the competition.
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