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GInI Certified Design Thinking Professional ®

GInI CDTP certification attests to your knowledge and skill as a highly capable Design Thinking Specialist.
GInI Certified Design Thinking Professional

Course Curriculum

GInI CDTP Exam Preparation Course (English)

  1. Course Introduction

  2. Lesson 1: The Design Thinking Professional - A New Way of Looking at Needs

  3. Lesson 2: Introduction to Design Thinking

  4. Lesson 3: The Human Centered Design Philosophy

  5. Lesson 4: Some History on Design Thinking

  6. Lesson 5: The Business Impact of Design Thinking

Course Details

Your Course Instructor

Anthony Mills - GInI Master Trainer

Anthony Mills is the lead Master Trainer for GInI. No one knows this subject more than Mr. Mills.
Anthony Mills - GInI Master Trainer


  • What are GInI's prerequisites for pursuing CDTP certification?

    To be eligible to take the CDTP exam, you must: A) purchase & register your own copy of the GInI Applied Innovation Master Book®; and B) meet any of the qualifying criteria prescribed at under 'Obtaining the Certification'.

  • How long does it take to complete this course?

    You can complete this course - including watching each of its video lessons and completing each of its associated exercises - in approximately 18 - 20 hours.

  • How long can I take to finish the course?

    You can take as long as you need to complete the course. There are no set deadlines or preset completion times.

  • What is the CDTP Exam like?

    The CDTP Exam consists of 90 multiple-choice questions. You are allotted 90 minutes to complete it. The passing score is 65%. The Exam is administered online at the GInI Exam Center found at

  • How do I register for the CDTP Exam?

    You register for the CDTP Exam inside GInI's Online Store. Visit and follow the links there to CDTP Exam Registration.

  • Does this course include a Mock Exam I can practice on?

    Yes - this course comes complete with a Mock Exam consisting of 50 questions that are highly representative of the actual questions you will encounter on the official exam - together with their answer key. You can use this to test your knowledge of the subject matter and assess your readiness for taking the official exam.

  • Will I receive a Certificate of Completion when I complete this course?

    Yes - when you finish this course you will receive a Certificate of Completion from Strategy X - a GInI Authorized Innovation Provider. This certificate provides evidence of achieving 12 Innovation Development Units (IDUs) with GInI.

  • Can I see testimonials about the GInI Certification Program?

    Absolutely - this program has raving fans all over the world! Just point your browser to

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