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Short Courses

Customised and executive training

Up-skill, re-skill, create

We'll work with you to design a custom training course. Courses can:

  • be delivered online, on campus or both
  • be delivered internationally
  • complement existing training
  • be a tailored version of an existing course or designed just for you
  • include visits and guest speakers.

Businesses and brands

Transform your workforce with courses that develop technical skills, embed creative thinking and support workforce development. Taught by UAL creative professionals with industry experience.

Governments and non-profits

Capacity building in creative industries, service design, and education management. We'll work with you to design programmes that respond to policies in the UK or overseas.

Creative industries

Our courses supporting SME’s and freelance workers in the creative industries with professional development, CPD, and courses in the latest tech.

Schools, colleges and universities

Exciting and engaging courses to build portfolios, release creativity and explore university life. Can be designed in collaboration with you to complement current studies from 7 years old and up.

Get in touch

Or, call +44 (0)20 7514 7015 - Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

Client case studies

  • Jewellery Development Programme – Hatton Jewellery Institute

    Jewellery Development Programme – Hatton Jewellery Institute

    Since 2018, UAL Short Courses has been delivering an online jewellery design and development programme with the Hatton Jewellery Institute in Hong Kong. We hear from some recent participants to find out more.

  • BIAAF: Fashion Design for Young Professionals Short Course (September 2022)
    BIAAF: Fashion Design for Young Professionals Short Course (September 2022)

    BIAAF: Fashion Design for Young Professionals

    UAL Short Courses recently delivered an exciting fashion design programme for BIAAF (Bilbao International Art and Fashion), a creative platform which aims to support promising fashion designers as they establish their careers in the industry.

  • LNER: Bespoke Infographic Design Course

    UAL Short Courses delivered a bespoke Infographic Design course for staff at LNER (London North Eastern Railway). The course was tailored to the team's specific design needs, focusing on infographics, data visualisation and the design process

  • British Council East Africa Arts: Creating Content Through Narrative

    We worked with the British Council’s East Africa Arts programme to deliver a customised online course, supporting delegates build on their existing communication skills and allow them to run engaging, customer focused social media campaigns.

  • Camden Council, UK: Communications Training

    We delivered practical communications training for the staff in the Camden Council Housing Directorate as part of the Councils aim to develop a more customer-focused and approachable team.

  • Foster + Partner: Architectural Photography Training

    We were briefed by Foster + Partners Design Communications team to provide a 2-day training course where 12 architects dedicated to creating images of unbuilt architecture (renders) could gain knowledge about the theory and practice of architectural photography.

  • Group of people participating in the team building workshop.

    HP Inc: Creativity Bootcamp Training

    The Creativity Bootcamp pushed 20 global leaders from HP Inc to the edge of their comfort zone – developing their creative thinking, opening up their ability to see in new ways and developing collaboration skills under pressure.

  • robot and remote control

    King’s College, Hong Kong: Building Robots with the BBC Micro:bit

    Ten students from King's College, Hong Kong joined us for a two day customised course in Building Robots with the BBC Micro:bit.

  • LCC postgraduate student's work from 2017.

    Mizuho Bank, UK: Film and Moving Image Training

    Mizuho Bank in London approached us to learn how to make films and moving image for their website.

  • One-on-One Training: Experience Design: Digital and Physical

    This one-on-one bespoke training course Experience Design: Digital and Physical, took place over five days and included lectures, case studies, a live project and site visits – giving an overview and deeper understanding about the creative and logistical processes of designing experiences.

  • Phoenix Publishing and Media Group, PRC: Digital Publishing Training

    Phoenix Publishing and Media Group is one of the biggest state-owned publishing companies in China. They have come to London three times on lengthy study visits with us.

  • Right Angles: Copywriting Training

    Right Angles, a PR company based in central London, approached us with a request for a course in copywriting for 7 members of staff.

  • Working in class.

    Sky: News Interviewing Skills

    The brief from Sky’s Entertainment PR team was to provide a one-day training course to give participants a good grounding in carrying out interviews and to build skills and confidence.

You might be interested in

Online workshops and talks: Training sessions with industry experts. An opportunity to gain new knowledge, explore niche topics, debate current issues, address less talked about themes and open the conversation. Topics will cover a diverse range of disciplines across our creative subjects.

Customised Study Abroad: For Universities sending students to the UK as part of their study overseas, as a group, or as part of a faculty-led programme. Students will be assessed and receive a Record of Study.

What will you create?