The Briefbox

Bootcamp

The Briefbox

Bootcamp

A modern design course teaching the core skill sets and software required to help you get paid work as a practising designer whilst developing your own unique style

A modern design course teaching the core skill sets and software required to help you get paid work as a practising designer whilst developing your own unique style

NEXT TERM STARTS: OCTOBER 14TH 2024

SUBJECTS

Brand & identity design // Visual design // UI design

Visual design
UI design
Brand & identity

Brand & identity design // Visual design // UI design

SUBJECTS

DURATION

8 weeks

DELIVERY

24 in-depth classes
96 hrs total learning time

SKILL LEVEL

Beginner / Intermediate

COMMITMENT

16 hrs / week

FORMAT & LOCATION

Online / Remote

NEXT COHORT START DATE

October 14th 2024

FEES

£1260.00

Course overview

Course
overview

A live, interactive bootcamp alongside a group of like-minded individuals led by Creative Director & Briefbox founder; Joel Rosen. This course includes 96 hrs of study time made up 40% live classes, 30% group Q&A feedback sessions and 30% personal study time for homework and assignments. 

Creative leaders, business owners and decision makers are super busy, you need to learn how to stop them in their tracks and get noticed and that is the primary focus of this course - a fast track affordable way to help you get paid work in the industry.

Start your journey and secure your spot in our next cohort which begins on the 14th October 2024.

DURATION

8 weeks

DELIVERY

16 in-depth classes
96 hrs total learning time

SKILL LEVEL

Beginner / Intermediate

COMMITMENT

16 hrs / week

FORMAT & LOCATION

Online / Remote

NEXT COHORT START DATE

April 15th 2024

FEES

£1260.00

A modern curriculum for todays designers

A modern curriculum for
todays designers

Structure

Structure

01

Design fundamentals

An introduction to layout, colour, contrast and composition along with a brief history of the graphic design industry to get your creative juices flowing

02

Branding & identity Pt 1

Immerse yourself in the world of branding with classes on what makes a successful identity and how to begin exploring brand concepts from scratch

03

Branding & identity Pt 2

Learn how to roll a brand out and turn a logo concept into a consistent set of brand guidelines with classes on uniformity & creating style tiles

04

Working with type

How to contrast fonts to create impact, digitising letterforms and how to add your own twist to existing fonts to create unique wordmarks and visuals with type

05

Creating impact
with visual design

Sourcing and creating mock-ups, creating marketing materials and how to produce stunning advertising campaigns whilst keeping consistency

06

UI & digital product design

All things digital with an overview of UI kits, software design and classes on dashboards, buttons, widgets and design systems

07

Career skills

All the skills beyond just creative talent - learn how to setup client projects, quote correctly and stay organised as a practising designer

08

Your portfolio

Step-by-step guidance to help you create a brand new portfolio completing the course with a stunning online presence ready to share with the world

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Live sessions & essential
software training

Live sessions & essential software training

Inspiring live classes, software training and weekly feedback sessions to help you improve as a designer in just 8 weeks

LOCATIONS

The bootcamp is online with classes delivered in the evening from 5pm (UK time) to enable students in the USA and other timezones to join.

All classes and software training can also be accessed via recordings of every session as and when.

Course format

How will each week be structured?

Live classes: Mon 5pm - 6.30pm (UK time)

Inspiring classes and workshops tailored around each module of the bootcamp

Software training: Mon 7pm- 8.30pm (UK time)

90 mins of software training per week focusing on Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop & Figma

Homework & personal study time: Tues - Thursday (6-8hrs per week)

Choose from our library of industry standard practice briefs and focus on producing 3 exceptional client case studies over the 8 weeks

1-2-1 with your mentor: (A weekly mentoring session at a time that suits you)

A weekly recurring time slot for personal feedback & support throughout the bootcamp

Peer-to-peer groud feedback sessions: Fri 5pm - 7pm (UK time)

Group Q&A sessions with additional feedback from your mentor and an opportunity to connect with students in your cohort

Course format

How will each week be structured?

Live classes: Mon 5pm - 6.30pm (UK time)

Inspiring classes and workshops tailored around each module of the bootcamp

Software training: Mon 7pm- 8.30pm (UK time)

90 mins of software training per week focusing on Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop & Figma

Homework & personal study time: Tues - Thursday (6-8hrs per week)

Choose from over 40 briefs with goal of producing two exceptional client case studies which will then be used in your new portfolio

1-2-1 with your mentor: (A weekly mentoring session at a time that suits you)

A weekly recurring time slot for personal feedback & support throughout the bootcamp

Peer-to-peer groud feedback sessions: Fri 5pm - 7pm (UK time)

Group Q&A sessions with additional feedback from your mentor and an opportunity to connect with students in your cohort

LOCATIONS

The bootcamp is online with classes delivered in the evening from 5pm (UK time) to enable students in the USA and other timezones to join.

All classes and software training can also be accessed via recordings of every session as and when.

Course outcomes

Complete client case studies showcasing your skills

The most important thing you can do to increase your chances of landing paid work, dream clients or that job role you want is to ensure you have concise case studies that stand out from the crowd. Learn the essentials to ensure your turning heads and getting noticed with the case studies we will help you create.

A stand-out professional-looking portfolio

Complete the bootcamp with a stunning portfolio you can be proud of. You’ll be industry ready with a super impressive website you can share with potential employers and clients that’s easy to manage and keep upto date using the framework we’ll teach you to build it on.

Ongoing job alerts from the Briefbox network

Put in the work and it will pay off. We get enquiries from businesses and agencies looking for up and coming talent to work with for both freelance gigs and full time junior to mid level design roles. Get official Briefbox certification to go alongside your new portfolio and you’ll increase your chances of landing your dream role.

Put in the work and it will pay off. We often get enquiries from businesses and agencies looking for up and coming talent to work with for both freelance gigs and full time junior to mid level design roles. Our graduates get member spotlights and we put you in front of potential employers.

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Course
Outcomes

Complete client case studies showcasing your skills

The most important thing you can do to increase your chances of landing paid work, dream clients or that job role that you want is to ensure you have concise case studies that stand out from the crowd. Learn top tips from Briefbox Founder and practising Creative Director; Joel Rosen to ensure your turning heads and getting noticed with the case studies we will help you create.

A stand-out professional-looking portfolio

Complete the bootcamp with a stunning portfolio you can be proud of. You’ll be industry ready with a super impressive website you can share with potential employers and clients that’s easy to manage and keep upto date using the framework we’ll teach you to build it on.

Ongoing job alerts from the Briefbox network

Put in the work and it will pay off. We often get enquiries from businesses and agencies looking for up and coming talent to work with for both freelance gigs and full time junior to mid level design roles. Get official Briefbox certification to go alongside your new portfolio and you’ll increase your chances of landing a role.

Course Instructors

Course
Instructors

Learn with the Pros

Our instructors have none of the attitude and all the patience required to help you succeed. We’ll help you master the latest design software and help you complete the bootcamp with a stunning portfolio ready to put yourself out there and get hunting for work in the industry.

Our instructors have none of the attitude and all the patience required to help you succeed. We’ll help you master the latest design software and help you complete the bootcamp with a stunning portfolio ready to put yourself out there and get hunting for work in the industry.

Joel Rosen

Joel is the Co-founder and Creator of Briefbox. Alongside adding fresh new briefs, resources and producing the bootcamp curriculum, Joel is also an active mentor to our community. Joel is a passionate typographer and branding expert and is also the Founding partner of UK based design agency, ORCA. He previously led his own creative team on large scale brand and digital projects.

Flavia Mar

Flavia is a highly talented designer and illustrator, passionate about bespoke patterns, custom lettering and hand made, authentic textures. Flavia runs her own illustration studio and is also lead visual designer at the video editing app; Biteable. Flavia also heads up community support at Briefbox by giving students honest feedback on their progress with actionable tips and tricks to improve their skill sets.

Joel is the Co-founder and Creator of Briefbox. Alongside adding fresh new briefs, resources and producing the bootcamp curriculum, Joel is also an active mentor to our community. Joel is a passionate typographer and branding expert and is also the Founding partner of UK based design agency, ORCA. He previously led his own awesome creative team on large scale brand and digital projects before going full time as a mentor offering design education to Briefbox students.

Joel Rosen

Flavia is a highly talented designer and illustrator, passionate about bespoke patterns, custom lettering and hand made, authentic textures. Flavia runs her own illustration studio and is also lead visual designer at the video editing app; Biteable. As if that isn't enough to keep busy, Flavia also heads up community support at Briefbox by giving students honest feedback on their progress with actionable tips and tricks to improve their skill sets.

Flavia Mar

Next Bootcamp begins

Monday 14th October 2024

Full Payment

£1260.00

Ready to secure your place? Pay in full today to join the students enrolled in our upcoming April Cohort or choose from a future cohort of your choice.

Payment plan

£420.00 X 3 instalments

Secure your place with an initial payment of £420.00 followed by two additional payments made before the next cohort start date.

Next Bootcamp begins

Monday 14th October 2024

Full Payment

£1260.00

Ready to secure your place? Pay in full today to join the students enrolled in our upcoming April Cohort or choose from a future cohort of your choice.

Payment plan

£420.00 X 3 instalments

Secure your place with an initial payment of £420.00 followed by two additional payments made before the next cohort start date.

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