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Advanced Figma Training Program

9.2

(20 ratings)

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3 Weeks

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Cohort-based Course

Introducing ๐Ÿ‘‰ โ– Figma Academy 2.0 โ– Where teams like Stripe and Shopify have sent 4,000+ designers to learn advanced design tactics

Hosted by

Ridd

Founding designer at Maven and the creator of dive.club

Course overview

There's a reason teams like Shopify keep enrolling more of their designers... ๐Ÿ‘€

โ– Academy 2.0 is the most advanced design program on the internet


โ– The curriculum features hands-on projects and covers all of the latest features


โ– The lessons are built directly inside of Figma so you can access all of the UI

Who this is NOT for ๐Ÿ‘‡

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Designers who are just looking to learn basic Figma features ๐Ÿ™…โ€โ™€๏ธ

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Graphic designers who don't collaborate with engineers ๐Ÿ™…โ€โ™‚๏ธ

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People who don't want to learn by building each day in Figma ๐Ÿ™…

Are you ready to become a more valuable product designer? ๐Ÿ“ˆ

Level up the rest of your company

This program is jam-packed with mental models and examples that will transform you into the Figma guru on your team

Become your engineering teamโ€™s favorite designer

Learn specific strategies to help you collaborate with developers more effectively and craft interfaces that are intuitive to build.

Take the entire course directly in Figma

Access all of the lesson UI and view real world examples right on the Figma canvas. Now you can learn Figma directly in Figma.

Introducing the all-new Advanced Figma training program ๐Ÿ‘‡

Everything people loved about Figma Academy redesigned from the ground up as a cohort-based course

9.2

(20 ratings)

Trusted by 4,000+ designers ๐ŸŽจ

ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย If I could give this course 101 stars, I would. Love how meticulously structured and organized all major themes are.
Anastasiia Fortune

Anastasiia Fortune

Senior Product Designer @ J&J
ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย I wouldnโ€™t be in the job or position I am if I didnโ€™t sign up for this course. Itโ€™s genuinely changed my career.
Paul Ashcroft

Paul Ashcroft

Designer @ Barclays
ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย Color system lesson is one of the best Iโ€™ve had the opportunity to see in my 10+ year career as an interface designer.
Nikola

Nikola

Product Designer
ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย Fantastic resource, well-paced, has great insights, and will be my north star moving forward in my career.
Elizabeth McDonald

Elizabeth McDonald

UX/UI Designer @ Tandem
ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย I searched for so long to find a Figma course that was just right - one to take me right to Figma expert level - this is it!
Henry Daggett

Henry Daggett

Product Designer and Design Systems @ Societe Generale CIB
ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย The Academy opened up a door for me to see how top-level designers think and build their design ecosystem and files!
Ghazaleh Motia

Ghazaleh Motia

Product Designer @ Mercedes-Benz.io

Course schedule

3-6 hours per week
  • โ–ถ๏ธ Watch the lesson videos on your own time

    You'll have access to the full curriculum and can track your progress throughout the week.

  • โœ๏ธ Work on projects throughout the week

    This program is designed to be hands-on so you'll be building in Figma from start to finish

  • ๐Ÿ“… Join Thursday live Q&A sessions

    12pmEST

    Each Thursday at 12pmEST we'll go over all the questions for that week (even if you have to watch the recording).

  • ๐Ÿ‘€ Show your work for Feedback Fridays

    At the end of each week you'll share your progress to hold yourself accountable and get feedback on your work.

Where the top teams train their designers ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ’ป

Email us for team rates   ๐Ÿ’Œ    figma.academy.team@gmail.com
Email us for team rates ๐Ÿ’Œ figma.academy.team@gmail.com

Everything you need to become the Figma guru on your team ๐Ÿ’ช

Here's an overview of what you'll learn ๐Ÿ‘‡

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Week 1 โ€” Variables + Design Systems


โ– Building color and typography systems

โ– Nailing your design system foundation

โ– Strategies for variables and libraries

โ– Leveraging theming and modes


๐Ÿซต At the end of week 1 you'll have built a full systems foundation

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Week 2 โ€” Advanced Components + Workflows


โ– Strategies for component properties + variants

โ– Building responsive components and layouts

โ– Leveraging slot and content components

โ– Workflows for iterating more quickly

โ– Designing with real data



๐Ÿซต At the end of week 2 you'll have built robust layouts and component sets using the most advanced techniques

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Week 3 โ€” Prototyping + Handoff


โ– Mental models for prototyping more efficiently

โ– Strategies for collaborating with engineers

โ– Structuring animation libraries in Figma

โ– Prototyping with logic and variables

โ– Organizing Figma like a pro



๐Ÿซต At the end of week 3 you'll have created advanced prototypes and learned to think like an engineer

Get to know me ๐Ÿ‘‹

Ridd

Ridd

Teaching Figma to thousands of designers at the top teams in tech

I joined Maven as the founding designer a few years ago and now I'm building a new type of design school called Dive ๐Ÿคฟ


I'm passionate about helping others grow in their careers and luckily I've been fortunate to train thousands of designers from all over the world with Figma Academy ๐ŸŒ


(trusted by 40k+ designers)

9.2

(20 ratings)

The Academy is designed to help you take a huge leap forward in your career ๐Ÿ™Œ

ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย I can see this as a resource I'll turn to again and again. Already have put much of this into practice, and it's been truly helpful for my growth as a designer. Real gold here.
Megan Bond

Megan Bond

Product Designer @ Hometap
ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย Transferred a ton of knowledge to my team and it contributed heavily to our team's migration from Sketch to Figma this year.
Garrett Lerner-Palomarย 

Garrett Lerner-Palomarย 

UX Designer @ Coast Capital Savings
ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย I really like that it was geared towards an "intermediate" level of Figma, and really opened my eyes to a lot of different things.
Sean Norton

Sean Norton

UX Designer @ SPR
ย ย ย ย ย ย ย ย Having a course done inside the tool is kind of mind blowing and so interesting. It definitely gives me a competitive edge.
Heber Lopez

Heber Lopez

UI/UX Designer
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Handoff Helpers is a free component library built to help designers communicate more effectively inside of Figma. The original version was downloaded 3,000+ times by designers from Nike, Linkedin, Instacart, and many other top teams in tech...


Now Handoff Helpers has been rebuilt from the ground up using all of the latest Figma features (variables, theming, component properties, etc.). It's now simpler AND more powerful than ever ๐Ÿ’ช

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