Cross-government events and training in the User-Centred Design Community

The User-Centred Design Community provides a structure for designers, content designers and user researchers across government to learn from each other, collaborate and share best practice.

The community also helps to promote user-centred design in all professions across government.

The User-Centred Design Community is split into communities which you can join here:

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The following training sessions are open to anyone working in government:

Basic Introduction to User Research in Government

Level: Introductory
Date: 2 to 3 July 2019
Location: London
Read the course description and fill in the form to register your interest in attending

Introduction to accessibility

Level: Introductory
Date: 11 July 2019
Location: London
Register for Introduction to accessibility in July

Designer induction: how to be a designer in government

Level: Introductory
Date: 12 July 2019
Location: London
Register for Designer induction

Introduction to service design: for people traveling far, with childcare responsibilities, or carers

Level: Introductory
Date: 25 to 26 July 2019
Location: London
Register for Introduction to service design

Service design in practice

Level: Introductory
Date: 1 to 2 August 2019
Location: Leeds
Register for Service design in practice


There are no upcoming events.

Community Resources

If you’re interested in learning more you can find more information on the Service Manual.

You can also read updates on the community blogs:

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