Customer Centric UI/UX Design for Sustainable Products

HP – SIM SkillsFuture Queen Bee Programme

Duration: 3 Days (24 Hours)

Category: Engineering


Course Overview

An engaging 3 days programme that provides a hands-on introduction to the principles of Design Thinking in the context of planet-centric design. Throughout the course we will be sharing real-life case studies to bring the material and methodologies to life. The participants will be introduced to key phases and tools of the Design Thinking process. Through hands-on learning exercises using a customised challenge statement the participants will be able to generate empathy for users and develop fresh ideas and concepts. At the end of the programme each team will have developed and tested an initial high-level concept for a new product or service.

What You’ll Learn

  • Understand user experience design – Application of User Experience Design Principles
  • Explore a real-life business and design challenges – improving user experiences
  • Learn hands-on how design products and services in a user centric manner
  • Bring to life their ideas via prototypes

Who Is It For

  • Companies wanting to embrace design as a strategic innovation tool, designers of products or services, product managers, leaders and decision makers
  • Product Owners or Business Owners, Designers – a good understanding of the organisation’s product offering and business model is of advantage


Companies join in teams of 3-5 or will be teamed up into teams across different companies.


3 Days In-Person Classroom Training (24 Hours Including 15 Mins Project Presentation)


After the course, trainee who had fulfilled the course requirements of

  1. 75% class attendance and
  2. Attained a 80% competency for the assessment

Will receive a Certification of Achievement from Singapore Institute of Management (SIM).

Course Runs

27 – 28 February 2023 and 1 March 2023
27, 28 & 31 March 2023
25 – 27 April 2023
7, 8 & 9 June 2023

Course Fees Including Prevailing GST Rates

Full Fees (before GST): $1,950.00
GST payable for all funding-eligible applicants*:$46.80
GST payable for others: $156.00

Fees Payable (after GST)
1. Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above (individual or company-sponsored)1

up to 90% SkillsFuture Funding
2. Singapore Citizens aged below 40 (individual or company-sponsored)

up to 70% SkillsFuture Funding
3. Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders (individual or company-sponsored)

up to 70% SkillsFuture Funding
4. SME-sponsored2 Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders

up to 90% SkillsFuture Funding
5. Others (individual or company-sponsored)

full fees payable
*As per SSG’s policy, the GST payable is calculated based on 8% of the nett fee payable after baseline funding subsidy of 70%.

GST payable subjected to revision.

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.

1 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here.

2 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information of the scheme, click here.