Product Design Fundamentals for Aspiring Entrepreneurs Free Tutorial Download
What you’ll learn
How to identify and cheaply prototype good ideas
How to engage users in the product design cycle
Product design considerations for production
Common materials and manufacturing methods for production
Familiarity with product design and product manufacturing terminology
How to have informed discussions and negotiations with engineers and manufacturers
Basic sketching skills
Desire to learn product design
From idea to production, this course will teach you the information and industry knowledge to begin your journey, with no prior experience required. Become familiar with industry terms such as design for manufacturing, computer aided engineering, production validation tests, and many more.
We’ll start with ideation. Learn how to test your idea out before you decide to dedicate time and money. We’ll cover how to gauge demand for your product and evaluate your idea the way it’s done in industry. This section will also teach you how to generate drawings and parts lists that any mechanical engineer will be able to read.
Next, you’ll learn how to create inexpensive prototypes at home— without breaking the bank.
Become familiar with the engineering analysis that any product must go through before it’s brought to market.
I’ll introduce you to new materials, along with things to keep an eye out for when choosing the right one for your product.
We’ll cover the basics and design considerations for two popular manufacturing methods.
Finally, learn how to prepare your design for production and find, negotiate, and engage with a manufacturer. This course will prime you to engage in product design and have intelligent, informed discussions with engineers and manufacturers alike.
If you are always coming up with new ideas, this course is for you!
- Inventors who want to turn their idea into a physical product.
- Students who want to learn more about industry approaches to design and manufacturing.