Axure prototyping essentials

Axure is the global leader in prototyping software. We cover fundamentals right through to advanced-level interactions for desktop and mobile UX.

Next session for this course

To be advised

Course Details


This course provides hands-on training in Axure RP 10 for desktop browser Web experiences.

You will learn key concepts and skills such as page interactions, best-practice use of masters, widget libraries, dynamic panels, styles and prototyping best practices.

Each technical skill is taught within the context of a ‘real-life’ UX design scenario.

Course delivery

Classroom: 2-day intensive in Sydney

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What we cover on Day 1

  • Introduction to the Axure workspace.
  • Prototyping best practices.
  • Paragraphs and adding text links
  • Default and custom libraries.
  • Publishing and sharing prototypes.
  • Interaction Styles
  • Using Masters for header, footer and other key re-usable elements for rapid prototyping.
  • Interactive prototyping: hotspots, links, hiding and showing page elements, animation, lightbox popups, mega menus and more.
  • Introduction to Dynamic Panels as the cornerstone of interactive prototyping
  • Axure forms: Designing a Contact Us, Search and Sign in experience.
  • Dynamic panels for carousel sliders.

What we cover on Day 2

  • Advanced dynamic panels for mobile navigation and swipe-based gesturing.
  • Mobile “on-device” prototyping setup and management.
  • Build a mobile search experience
  • Using the Repeater widget for search and list page prototyping
  • Responsive prototypes for Desktop, tablet and smartphone using Adaptive views.
  • Advanced form design techniques for mobile prototypes: Selection groups, custom styles and interactive events.
  • Creating interactive User Task Flows with Axure
  • Embedding audio and video files.
  • Advanced animations and transitions for touch-based prototypes.
  • Introduction to conditions and variables for adaptive, multi-device product emulation.


$875 (incl. GST) / attendee.

Please get in touch for group discounts or if you prefer to pay by invoice

Your instructor

Mike Feghali is a senior UX professional having managed small and large design and research teams over the last 15 years. His design and research portfolio lists some of Australia’s best-known digital experiences including Channel 10, Westpac, Greater Bank, Afterpay, Transport for NSW, CBA, Stayz, Optus, and hipages.

Mike has been an Axure user since 2008. He was a founding lecturer for Torrens University’s post-graduate UX programme.

Additional information

Coffee, tea and refreshments provided.

Please bring your laptop. Let us know if you don’t have one and we’ll make sure we secure a loan laptop for both days