UI Design Handoff to Development. A course for UX/UI Designer (Sketch & Figma)

  • Created by Christine Vallaure
  • Course Duration 1h 48 mins
  • Price USD$
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I remember handing off my first web design for development. I was super excited and spent hours getting everything perfect. Discussing details back and forth with my client, and then sent it off and thought I was done. And then I saw it in the browser. It did not look like what I imagined AT ALL! I did not understand why the real thing looked so different from my designs.

So you’ve poured your creative heart into your UI designs, only to see them fall short during development. Frustrating, right? You’re not alone. Learn how to overcome this hurdle and create a seamless handoff process that brings your designs to life with our comprehensive online course.


Welcome to the world of UI design handoff! In this digital age, bridging the gap between design and development is crucial to ensure your artistic vision becomes a digital reality. Are you tired of blurry images, wonky typography, and layouts that seem to have a mind of their own? Say goodbye to design discrepancies and say hello to a harmonious handoff process.

Course Overview

Our UI Design Handoff to Development course is your roadmap to mastering the art of design-to-code translation. Whether you’re a budding web designer or a seasoned UI expert, this course is your ticket to transforming your handoff experience.

What You’ll Gain

Get ready to unlock a treasure trove of knowledge and skills. By the end of this course, you’ll be equipped to:

  • Provide developers with the elements they need for a smooth handoff.
  • Navigate through a plethora of design and handoff tools in the market.
  • Set up stylesheets like a pro, ensuring consistent and polished designs.
  • Export assets in the right format and size, eliminating blurriness and pixelation.
  • Build Component Libraries and Specs for seamless collaboration.
  • Grasp the ins and outs of responsive grids and typography for intuitive designs.
  • Learn the art of sharing Figma or Sketch designs with development teams professionally.

Who This Course is For

Whether you’re a rookie web designer dipping your toes into the industry or an advanced UI virtuoso seeking to enhance your design handoff skills, this course is tailor-made for you. If you’ve ever felt the frustration of designs lost in translation, this course will empower you to turn the tide.

Understanding the Handoff Struggle

Picture this: You’ve meticulously crafted your design, pouring hours into perfecting every pixel. Yet, the final product on the screen bears little resemblance to your vision. Blurry images, misaligned typography, and a general lack of coherence leave you scratching your head. The handoff struggle is real, but fear not – this course has the answers.

Essential Elements for Developers

Developers are the magicians who bring your designs to life. But for their magic to work, they need the right elements from you. Dive into the must-have ingredients that developers crave, setting the stage for a seamless handoff that leaves both sides impressed.

Exploring Design and Handoff Tools

The market is flooded with tools claiming to streamline design handoffs. But which ones are worth your time? Explore a curated selection of design and handoff tools that will become your trusty sidekicks on your journey from design to code.

Optimizing Stylesheets and Asset Export

Stylesheets are the backbone of cohesive designs. Uncover the secrets of setting up stylesheets in a way that ensures consistency across the board. Plus, say goodbye to blurry images and discover the art of exporting assets flawlessly.

Crafting Component Libraries and Specs

Efficiency is the name of the game when it comes to design handoffs. Learn how to create Component Libraries and Specs that facilitate collaboration and make the development process a breeze.

Decoding Responsive Grids and Typography

In a world of diverse devices and screen sizes, responsive design is non-negotiable. Demystify the intricacies of responsive grids and typography, making informed design decisions that shine on any device.

Professional Sharing of Figma and Sketch Designs

Sharing your designs with developers doesn’t have to be a pain. Learn how to communicate your design intent effectively using Figma or Sketch, ensuring a smooth transition from design to code.

The Journey Towards Flawless Design Coding

As you near the end of this course, you’ll possess the tools and knowledge needed for a flawless design coding process. Say goodbye to design discrepancies and hello to designs that come to life exactly as you envisioned.


Q1: Is this course suitable for beginners in web design? Absolutely! This course is designed to cater to beginners in web design, as well as advanced UI designers looking to enhance their handoff skills.

Q2: What software do I need for this course? You’ll need either Figma or Sketch, depending on your preference. Both tools will be covered in-depth during the course.

Q3: Can I apply these skills to different screen sizes? Definitely! You’ll gain a thorough understanding of responsive design principles, enabling you to create designs that adapt beautifully to various screen sizes.

Q4: How do I enroll in the course? Enrolling is easy! Visit our course website and sign up for instant access to all the course materials and lessons.

Q5: Can I use the skills I learn in this course for freelance projects? Absolutely. The skills you’ll gain in this course are highly transferable and will undoubtedly elevate the quality of your freelance design projects.

Enroll now and embark on a journey to design-to-code mastery. Say goodbye to design disparities and hello to designs that dazzle across devices. Join us and level up your UI design handoff game!