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Creative Storyboarding for Business

Improve your visualisation skills for use within a business context

12 Nov 2019 London 1 day Early bird £315 +VAT Book Course On-site enquiry

Course Overview

This one-day workshop will take students on a truly creative journey to discovery. Attendees will graduate fully equipped with visualisation concepts, tools and techniques as well as a clear and engaging storyboard bursting with business value.

Attendees will be provided with a basic foundation of visual skills before progressing with a variety of storyboarding techniques to narrate a unique customer or business story. By the end of the day students will have created a highly refined large-scale storyboard ready to present to key stakeholders.

This is an Informal but immersive one-day learning experience

Course Tutor(s)

Stuart Young

Live Illustrator, Business Visualiser and Trainer

Stuart is a professional live illustrator with extensive traditional/ Agile Project management experience and a deep-rooted appreciation for Agile Principles and Methodologies. He has harnessed his creative skills to translate concepts and processes into engaging visuals during workshops, events and conferences. With international notoriety within the Agile Community, Stuart has provided his services at various Scrum Alliance Global Gatherings/ Retreats. In addition he has illustrated at an endless list of popular Agile conferences such as the Agile Testing Days in Berlin, the Lean Agile Scotland Conference and the London Lean Kanban event. By combining both creative and analytical skills Stuart contributes to team visioning/ planning workshops and retrospectives by offering captivating visuals that crystallise ideas and learning. When he’s not coaching, delivering training and live illustrating, Stuart is running a number of ‘Innovation through Visualisation’ workshops to support individuals to gain the confidence to draw and collaborate effectively. The newly gained skills assist teams to solve problems and map ideas with the use of graphic metaphors and additional visualisation techniques. Stuart joined Radtac in 2015 where he continues to assist individuals, teams and organisations with an array of visualisation services.

Course Content

Topics include:

  • The theory behind visualisation, learning styles and visual concepts
  • Practising basic seed shapes before progressing to idea-focused drawings
  • Collaborative sketching
  • Introduction to the benefits of Storyboarding
  • The key ingredients of a Storyboard
  • Creating a narrative flow of the big picture from beginning to end
  • Establishing key milestones and panel elaboration
  • Camera angles, framing shots, creation and refinement
  • Presentation, feedback and digital approaches

Learning Objectives

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Gain the ability to support a working group to express ideas and solve problems effectively by applying a visual language
  • Build a reusable bank of images that can be employed for facilitation, coaching and classroom purposes
  • Gain an awareness of how to build on ideas and create a highly refined storyboard
  • Learn how to a facilitate a storyboarding session with teams

Audience

This workshop is aimed at anyone who wants to learn and improve their visualisation skills for use within business contexts. The following individuals will benefit from this course:

• Team members
• Project Managers
• Product Owner
• Scrum Masters
• Business Visionary
• Workshop Facilitator
• Agile Analyst
• Business Analyst
• Trainers
• Facilitators
• Teachers
• Presenters
• Coaches

Pre-requisites

Pre-requisites are not required for this course but it is helpful if students come equipped with a story they wish to capture visually such as a customer journey, product roadmap, plan or vision.

Course Preparation

This workshop does not require any pre-course preparation.

Certifying Bodies & Exams

This workshop does not provide a formal certification and does not include an exam.

What You Receive

Two days of high quality instruction from Stuart Young , a professional live illustrator and Certified ScrumMaster with a deep-rooted appreciation of Agile Principles. Stuart has harnessed his creative skills to translate concepts and processes into engaging visuals during workshops, events and conferences. Also included are:

• A sketchbook and drawing materials
• A vast selection of reusable images
• A variety of flip-chart size graphic templates
• A large scale bespoke Illustrated Storyboard

Scrum Education Units (SEUs)
Attendees may be eligible to apply for SEUs towards their CSP (Certified Scrum Professional) through the Scrum Alliance.

PMI Professional Development Units (PDUS)
Attendees may be eligible to apply for PDUs towards their continuing education requirements with PMI

Course Address

CCT Venues - Barbican, Aldersgate House, 135-137 Aldersgate St, London EC1A 4JA

Course Duration

Course duration - 1 day
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12 Nov 2019 London | 1 day Early bird £315 +VAT
12 Nov 2019

Improve your visualisation skills for use within a business context

London 1 day
Early bird £315 +VAT
Design & Innovation
Visualisation
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