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Flipside: Free Digital Product Design Course
Good Growth Hub

Opportunity closes: 11th Dec 2022
Type: Course
Based: London
Salary: Undisclosed

Website: bit.ly
Instagram: @goodgrowthhub

Flipside is a free, 12-week, part-time course designed to introduce young people aged 18-30 to everything you need to know about starting a career in digital product design.


Created by the Good Growth Hub in partnership with Beyond, BIO Agency, Made by Many, Sennep, The Skills Lab and ustwo. Flipside is designed to give you a broad foundation of technical skills and insights you'll need to build digital products; plus the support structures to develop employability skills so you can successfully and sustainably break into the digital design industry.


Programme highlights include:

  • Three months of hands-on training led by some of the best digital agencies 

  • Responding to a live brief where you'll apply what you're learning and build an A-Z case study for your portfolio  

  • Learn and network with multiple leading design agencies, including Made by Many, ustwo, BYND, and many more 

  • Get matched with an industry mentor to support you in achieving your goals  

  • Receive a training bursary of £500  

  • A guaranteed job interview at the end of the programme with a leading digital design agency paid at LLW or above to kickstart your career

How To Apply

Who can apply?

Essential:

  • 18-30 years old  

  • Living in a London borough

  • Available for 12 weeks of part-time training from 9 January until 31 March 2023

  • Interested in a career in the digital design sector 


Desired:

  • No specific set of qualifications, instead, we ask that you can demonstrate creative problem-solving skills, be curious and love to learn, and have the drive and commitment to gain a career in digital design

  • An interest in and basic knowledge of design software (InVision) and editing tools (Adobe)

  • Familiarity with design techniques (prototyping)

  • Have strong attention to detail, the ability to multi-task, and basic project management skills, including time management and scheduling

  • Work effectively within teams


Please complete the application form by Sunday 11 December 2022