Visual Thinking Skills Workshop

Friday 31 May 2019

Starts 9:00 AM

Finishes 18:00 PM

Organized by Radtac Portugal

Venue: Hotel Tryp Lisboa Aeroporto

Address: Morada: Rua C, Nรบmero 2
Aeroporto Internacional de Lisboa
1749-125 Lisboa

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Course Overview

Visualise your ideas and make team collaboration more effective.

Learn basic drawing techniques to build a visual vocabulary that can be used to generate ideas and solve problems with your teams.

Whether you wish to enhance graphic facilitation skills, make collaborative design thinking a key enabler within your team, or simply gain the confidence you need to draw live in front of an audience, this workshop is for you.

Course Content

Topics include:

Practising basic shapes before progressing to idea-focused drawings

Getting to grips with drawing people, hands and faces

Active listening exercises

Collaborative design/ sketching

Handwriting techniques


Interactive design

Layout, flow and structure patterns

The use of Graphic templates

Problems solving/ idea mapping tools and techniques

Learning Objectives

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

The ability to support a working group to express ideas and solve problems effectively by applying a visual language

To build a reusable bank of images and make use of graphic templates that will help you to facilitate collaborative learning and cultivate innovation

To discover visual thinking tools and techniques that will assist with business alignment and customer engagement.


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:

Product Owners

Product Managers

Design Thinkers

Scrum Masters

Business Visionaries

Workshop Facilitators

Agile Analysts







This workshop does not have any pre-requisites.

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

One day 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

Graphic Skills Starter Pack including Neuland SketchOne (black fine-line pen), Neuland FineOne (grey wash outliner pen), Neuland Number One (black wedge pen), Neuland Artmarker (black paintbrush pen), Neuland Big One (grey wash pen) and a handy Neuland Pocket One bag

A vast selection of reusable images

A variety of flip-chart size graphic templates

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.

Meet the Trainer

Stuart Young


What do I wear?

Wear what makes you feel comfortable while trying not to make others uncomfortable. We will be in jeans and golf shirts.

Will food be provided?

Yes, coffee breaks and lunch will be provided.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

The course is open to anyone age 18 and up.

Do I need to bring a computer to the event?

No. Personal computers are not necessary. All course material will be provided.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?


What's the refund policy?

No refunds. If this is a concern, please contact us.

Can the course be postponed/cancelled?

We reserve the right to postpone or cancel this course if there are insufficient registrations. If this is the case, you will be notified between 3 and 5 working days before the course start date. In this case, you will be offered an alternative date or a full refund. We will not be responsible for any other costs incurred.

Are there discounts for groups?

Yes, if you have a group contact us for a discount.

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