No drawing skills required. Upskill and learn how to create simple, powerful visual and graphic skills to improve communication, engagement and productivity; for meetings, thinking and note taking. Whether you are just starting out or are already a visual recorder, this hands-on workshop will provide a great skill boost to your meetings.
Course price includes:
Perth’s best facilitators and coaches at Perth’s best CBD training centre
Interactive, practical and hands on learning with small groups for maximum impact
Learn simple, powerful visual and graphic skills to improve communication, engagement and productivity; for meetings, thinking and note taking. Work better with whiteboards and flip charts and take notes faster, with simple hand drawn big pictures, icons and road maps to capture ideas, decisions, discussion and actions.
No drawing skills required. Anyone who can only draw stick figures is welcome as well as people who are scaredy cats at drawing. Whether you are just starting out or are already a visual recorder, this hands-on workshop will provide a great skill boost to your meetings.
12:30pm to 3:30pm
A picture paints a thousand words
Why visual notes create an impact
How content consumption has changed
The part of listening and reflections skills in capturing information
Easy visual and impactful graphics
Ordering, structure, layouts and frameworks
Colours, shapes and icons (people, actions, decisions, tasks, processes, policies and more)
Headings and highlights
Yes, you CAN print well – fonts and lettering
Tips for whiteboard, flipchart or faster personal note taking (sketch noting)
Record meetings and discussions with rapid capture skills
Quickly draw icons and visual concepts
Ooodles of doodles to link concepts, processes, decisions, outcomes
Apply to processes: Brainstorming, Gap Analysis, Thinking Hats, Agendas, journey maps
Putting it into practice
Explore the benefits of simple hand drawn visual recording
Apply listening and reflective skills to accurately record information
Draw quickly on whiteboards, flipcharts and notebooks (even if you can’t draw)
Apply visual facilitation techniques to meetings, agendas and thinking processes
Use graphic facilitation to enhance participant experience and inspire creative and critical thinking.
Apply structure. Layouts and frameworks that lead to conclusions and actions.
This course requires no previous training or experience
“Learning how basic shapes are in design made, made it more achievable” Madeleine from Dept. of Mines, Industry, Regulation and Safety
“Filled with inspiration. Gave me the confidence to try things out” Wendy from ATI-Mirage
“The best part of this course was the amount of draw time we had. I had a lot of fun!” Jess from ATI-Mirage
“The best feature was the practice sessions” Sheralee from Public Transport Authority
“Loved the hands on experience” Paige from BGC Cement