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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:

Sign up here to receive monthly user-centred design community updates.

Events

Cross government design meet-up #25
Date: Fri 27 Apr 2018
Location: Bristol
Register: Register for tickets here

Cross government service design meet-up #4
Date: Thurs 10 May 2018
Location: London
Register: Register for tickets here

Cross government user research meet-up: Researching across the physical and digital
Date: Mon 4 Jun 2018
Location: Bristol
Register: Register for tickets here

Training

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

GDS design training
Level: Intermediate
Date: Multiple dates
Location: London
Register: Register for tickets here

Building HTML prototypes with the GOV.UK prototype kit
Level: Introductory
Date: Multiple dates
Location: London
Register: Register for tickets here

Introduction to Service Design 
Level: Introductory
Date: Tues 1 May 2018
Location: Leeds
Register: Register for tickets here

Introduction to accessibility part 1: understanding accessibility 
Level: Introductory
Date: Tues 15 May 2018
Location: London
Register: Register for tickets here

Introduction to accessibility part 2: assistive technologies
Level: Introductory
Date: Tues 15 May 2018
Location: London
Register: Register for tickets here

Introduction to service design training
Level: Introductory
Date: Fri 18 May 2018
Location: London
Register: Register for tickets here

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:

Contact

Email UCDCommunity@digital.cabinet-office.gov.uk with any questions about the User-Centred Design Community.