Technical TRIZ

Finding Solutions to Complex Problems

In this workshop you learn the most easily accessible and perhaps most powerful thinking and innovation tools for problem understanding - the TRIZ tools for uncovering and solving contradictions. 

A summary and explanation is given on how to use traditional creativity tools to stimulate idea generation.


Course Overview


3-day Public Training Course


Oxford Saïd Business School
Egrove Park
University of Oxford
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£1,500 (net VAT)

Optional addition

3 nights accommodation:
£100 per night (inc VAT)

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Oxford Creativity
Learning Experience

What benefits does this course deliver?

  • A stimulating introduction to all the TRIZ tools and the TRIZ process for problem solving. 
  • Learn how to use traditional creativity tools to stimulate idea generation
  • Finish by learning to apply  the more powerful TRIZ approaches to maximising concept generation and innovative solutions to any problem

Course Materials

  • Printed versions of our key TRIZ  materials - Guide to Standard Solutions, Guide to Solving Contradictions, Contradictions Matrix, TRIZ 40 Principles (both for technical and business problems), the 8 Trends of Evolution
  • A complimentary copy of 'TRIZ for Engineers: Enabling Inventive Problem Solving’ by Karen Gadd (RRP £48.55)

What makes the course effective?

  • Oxford Creativity’s courses are delivered by two TRIZ experts in open, interactive workshops for groups of up to 12 delegates
  • These use unique collaborative, hands-on exercises specifically designed during 20 years of TRIZ teaching to re-inforce learning of the TRIZ tools, processes and problem solving skills.
  • This workshop delivers our signature 3-day Technical TRIZ course. You can choose to add our 2-day Advanced TRIZ course consecutively, or complete the Advanced course at a later date.
  • Benefiting from the full ‘Oxford Creativity Learning Experience’.


On completion of this training, you will receive our certificate attaining TRIZ Tyro level and 21 hours CPD.

Who should book?

  • Product designers, engineers, R&D professionals and managers involved in product development or complex problem solving
  • All from companies that want to accelerate problem solving and streamline the innovation process

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