Mobile Web Usability Training - Edinburgh

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Date
13th October 2009
Time
09:30–17:00
Location
User Vision offices, 55 North Castle Street, Edinburgh, EH2 3QA.
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Course Overview

This course presents the positive commercial benefits of mobile usability and provides learning's, through real life examples, of the impact of poor usability has on both the end user and the developmental organisation, and how to build-in tangible and cost effective improvements.

Who is the course for?

Interactive LoungeThe course is designed for:

  • Mobile web developers
  • Designers
  • Marketing specialists

irrespective of your usability grounding.

What will I learn?

Those who undertake the course will learn to:

  • Understand the need for usable mobile websites
  • Understand the needs of your users, tasks and environments
  • Specify and measure metrics to evaluate the success of your product
  • Learn about the design principles to ensure a usable mobile site
  • Start to create your own mobile website
  • Network with like minded professionals to exchange knowledge

About the Trainer

Mark WestwaterMark Westwater is a Senior Usability Consultant at User Vision, with over 11 years experience applying User Centred Design (UCD) methodologies to product developments, including mobile based application design. Qualified in both Applied Biological Sciences and in Work Design and Ergonomics, Mark is also a registered member of the Ergonomics Society and the Usability Professional's Association.

What are the costs?

The cost of this unique full day course is just £300 +VAT and we are offering a special early bird rate of £250 +VAT for bookings made before the 18th September 2009. Lunch and all course materials will be provided for you.

Terms and conditions

User Vision reserves the right to cancel or reschedule a training course at any time. In the unlikely event of this occurring, we will endeavor to give as much advanced notice as possible, if such an event occurs a full refund will be issued. We do not take responsibility of any additional costs or expenses due to a cancelled or rescheduled course.

Cancellation fees apply: 4-7 days notice - 50% refund; 3 working days or less - no refund

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Other course dates available

London: 15th October 2009 9.30am to 5.00pm

Independent expert analysis and advice on our adherence to accessibility standards, with recommendations for improvement provided in a clear and constructive manner are the key benefits of working with User Vision.  Without this advice we would be considerably hampered in our attempts to make our websites as accessible as possible.

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