What You’ll Learn

As part of LUMA’s Practitioner Certification Program, our two-day Fundamentals workshop introduces you to the LUMA System of Innovation — a flexible framework for practicing the discipline of human-centered design.  Through a dynamic mix of lectures and hands-on activities you will learn to apply a versatile system that:

  • Provides your teams with a repeatable way to innovate
  • Helps you get more out of your direct customer research
  • Measurably impacts your development work for products, services and processes
  • Promotes productive interdisciplinary collaboration
  • Offers creative alternatives to traditional brainstorming
What You Get
  • Expert instruction built on real-life scenarios
  • A common language for problem-solving
  • Hands-on practice to deepen new skills
  • Guidance on how to bring a new way of working into your workplace
  • “Innovating for People,” our acclaimed handbook of Human-Centered Design
  • A deck of LUMA’s Human-Centered Design planning cards

Who Should Attend

At our public training programs, we welcome those who want to accelerate innovation in their organizations and to learn about human-centered design. Job titles we often see include:

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    Product Managers

  • LUMAtic character representing designers

    Designers

  • LUMAtic character representing researchers

    Researchers

  • LUMAtic character representing user experience professionals

    User Experience Professionals

  • LUMAtic character representing marketers

    Marketers

  • LUMAtic character representing consultants

    Consultants

  • LUMAtic character representing engineers

    Engineers

  • LUMAtic character representing educators and learning professionals

    Educators and Learning Professionals

Practitioner Certification Program | 2019

Our Fundamentals of Innovation workshop is now part of the Practitioner Certification Program. The schedule below includes workshop cities and dates.
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Practitioner Certification Program | 2020

Our Fundamentals of Innovation workshop is now part of the Practitioner Certification Program. The schedule below includes workshop cities and dates.
    Pittsburgh
    Jan 28 - 29, 2020

    To earn certification, you must attend the in-person workshop and all three remote coaching sessions.

    Coaching Sessions:
    Feb 12 2020 12-2 PM, ET
    Feb 26 2020 12-2 PM, ET
    Mar 11 2020 12-2 PM, ET
    San Francisco
    Feb 4 - 5, 2020

    To earn certification, you must attend the in-person workshop and all three remote coaching sessions.

    Coaching Sessions:
    Feb 19 2020 12-2 PM, PT
    Mar 4 2020 12-2 PM, PT
    Mar 18 2020 12-2 PM, PT
    Washington, D.C.
    Feb 11 - 12, 2020

    To earn certification, you must attend the in-person workshop and all three remote coaching sessions.

    Coaching Sessions:
    Feb 26 2020 9-11 AM, ET
    Mar 11 2020 9-11 AM, ET
    Mar 25 2020 9-11 AM, ET
    Hong Kong
    Feb 18 - 19, 2020

    To earn certification, you must attend the in-person workshop and all three remote coaching sessions.

    Coaching Sessions:
    Mar 4 2020 12-2 PM, HKT
    Mar 18 2020 12-2 PM, HKT
    Apr 1 2020 12-2 PM, HKT
    Pittsburgh
    Feb 25 - 26, 2020

    To earn certification, you must attend the in-person workshop and all three remote coaching sessions.

    Coaching Sessions:
    Mar 11 2020 3-5 PM, ET
    Mar 25 2020 3-5 PM, ET
    Apr 8 2020 3-5 PM, ET
    Boston
    Mar 3 - 4, 2020

    To earn certification, you must attend the in-person workshop and all three remote coaching sessions.

    Coaching Sessions:
    Mar 18 2020 12-2 PM, ET
    Apr 1 2020 12-2 PM, ET
    Apr 15 2020 12-2 PM, ET
    Melbourne
    Mar 17 - 18, 2020

    To earn certification, you must attend the in-person workshop and all three remote coaching sessions.

    Coaching Sessions:
    Apr 1 2020 12-2 PM, AEDT
    Apr 15 2020 12-2 PM, AEST
    Apr 29 2020 12-2 PM, AEST
    Pittsburgh
    Mar 24 - 25, 2020

    To earn certification, you must attend the in-person workshop and all three remote coaching sessions.

    Coaching Sessions:
    Apr 8 2020 12-2 PM, ET
    Apr 22 2020 12-2 PM, ET
    May 6 2020 12-2 PM, ET