Designer Development Introduction Course


The Designer Development Introduction Course provides a foundation to develop your career in design. Combining 4 different software programs with hands-on tutoring, we work to grow your confidence and skills as a creative.


Who is this course for? 

  • Those looking to gain a wide range of industry recognised digital design skills and develop an impressive portfolio of work, gaining the job and clients of your dreams.
  • Creatives or businesses looking to start or develop their careers and skill-set.
  • Individuals looking to diversify their design skills.


How long is the course?

  • You can complete the course in 2 to 6 months. Dates are flexible and it's free to change your course dates at any point.

Why study with us?
We work with a wide range of architectural practices, design studios, engineering and construction firms and pride ourselves on understanding industry needs and passing those skills on to you. You may not know which profession or artistic pursuit suits you best, but through the course you will explore a range of creative pathways.


How Does it Work?

  • You will be enrolled on to 4 different design software courses.
  • You will be assigned a personal tutor.
  • Decide on a creative discipline or keep it open.
  • Start at any point, just check the course calendar on the yellow links below.
  • Re-schedule your course dates at no extra cost.
  • Last class of each design software course allows you to work on your projects and portfolio.
  • Design a beautiful portfolio showcasing your capabilities to employers and potential clients. 


Course Includes:

  • Expert teaching from practicing architects and designers

  • Bespoke video tutorials to take home

  • Digital reference book for revision

  • Free ongoing after support

  • Tailoring of syllabus and projects where possible

  • LST certificate of completion

  • 10% of all fees allocated to design training for charities and schools.


Your tutors are a mixture of designers, makers and architects, as well as software pros. They will guide you on the best way to apply for design roles or set-up a creative business, whilst teaching you all the key technical skills to make your CV and portfolio stand out from the crowd.


Career Opportunities

• Interior Design • Architecture • Engineering • Construction • Product Design • Branding • Graphic Design • Illustration 


Supported Learning & Tutorials

Ben, the director of London Software Training is also the founder of Taylor Hawkes Design Studio and previously ran BA degrees in design. He will be your personal tutor and will be on hand to help with career advice, tips on getting into the industry and setting up a creative business.


Course Times: 9:45am-4:00pm

See where you will be studying and student reviews here.


When & What will you learn?

You will attend the group training listed below as part of your course. Our classes attract a mixture of creatives looking to develop their skills and careers and can be a good networking opportunity, learning with likeminded people. You can see the specific course coverage and select your preferred dates from the links below:


Bespoke Packages

Feel free to call or email if you would like us to put together a bespoke package suited to your goals. You can swap AutoCAD & 3DsMax for Revit, SketchUp or Vectorworks at no extra cost.

Work Experience & Employment

We have links with industry and have helped our students into employment as a result of their studies with us.


Take the next step today in developing your career or business.

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    London Software Training

    17 Sheep Lane, E8 3FA

    London, United Kingdom

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