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Learn how to design on Showit & book higher paying clients by offering strategic web design

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You're Probably Here Because:

You want to offer strategic website design

The thought of learning web design feels overwhelming

You want to charge more for your design services

You desire support from people that “get it”

Your website process could be better...

So What Are You Waiting For?

The coaches and designers inside DBA Tech Institute are ready to take your web design skills from amateur to pro and give you the skills needed to book even bigger projects.

Our program walks you through the entire website design experience from learning how to design strategically on Showit to gathering information for a streamlined process, and up-selling clients via live calls. Our interactive experience goes beyond the typical self paced course model by providing live coaching sessions, tailored feedback, assignments that push your business forward, and resources that elevate your mindset. 

Most importantly, you'll be able to journey through the world of website design alongside like minded creatives that "get it".

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How It Works

attend orientation & start learning

enroll during our enrollment period

get instant access to our student portal

Mark your calendar for orientation & get excited for a semester full of learning, fun, and friends

Semester 1 of DBA Tech Institute starts Monday, January 29th, 2024. Enroll now before payment plans disappear!

Login to our student portal where you'll find next steps & receive access to lessons when your semester starts.

  • Welcome video
  • What is graphic design
  • Why graphic design matters

design fundamentals:

module 1

Learn how to launch client websites and utilize our Showit power vessel for future design projects.

5 star website launch

module 6

  • Welcome video
  • What is graphic design
  • Why graphic design matters

design fundamentals:

module 1

Learn how to create blog layouts and integrate stores on Showit so you can support a wide range of clients.

BLOG & STORE INTERGRATIONS

module 4

module 1

WEBSITE SALES BLUEPRINT

module 5

  • Welcome video
  • What is graphic design
  • Why graphic design matters

design fundamentals:

module 1

Dip your toes into code and sail towards confidence with website design skills that'll allow you to build anything you desire.

ANIMATION & CODING

module 3

  • Welcome video
  • What is graphic design
  • Why graphic design matters

design fundamentals:

module 1

Cast away your tech worries in module 1 where you'll learn about domains, website hosting, and builders.

SHOWIT BASICS & WEB HOSTING:

module 1

  • Welcome video
  • What is graphic design
  • Why graphic design matters

design fundamentals:

module 1

Get hooked on our 5 star website design process & strategic design style methods.

WEB PSYCHOLOGY & 5 STAR PROCESS

module 2

TECH INSTITUTE Curriculum Overview

We’re breaking the starving artist mentality by teaching designers how to book $10,000 + design projects and charge more by offering strategic website design through our 3 month interactive course experience.

Discover attraction marketing for both introverts & extroverts to consistently secure clients and bolster your credibility

ATTRACT HIGH TICKET CLIENTS

BONUS MODULE

Reel in big opportunities with our up-sell method for higher ticket packages and website design clients.

all of this plus...

notion website client portal

Access to the exclusive Notion client portal template that will take your process from messy to luxury

09.

07.

08.

showit power vessel

Life time access to our step by step Showit Canvas site sections that make your design workflow 10x faster

tailored feedback from the coaches

Complete assignments and receive personalized feedback from the TBC coaches

03.

01.

02.

1-1 Slack support

Access to 1-1 support on Slack
for your first ever legit web design
client project

STUDENT GROUP CHAT

24/7 support at your fingertips with our student group chat so you're never alone

GROUP COACHING

Bi-weekly group coaching PLUS 1:1 coaching for DBA Sorority members

official DBA certification

Exclusive Design Biz Academy certificate of completion for students that pass DBA

06.

04.

05.

20 + lessons & templates

20 + lessons & design templates to easily and quickly improve your website design process

academy welcome box

Student welcome box with exclusive goodies handpicked by the coaches to support your design business

$1200 VALUE

$250 VALUE

All that plus...

01.

GROUP COACHING

Bi-weekly group coaching PLUS 1:1 coaching for DBA Sorority members

02.

20 + LESSONS & templates

20 + lessons & design templates to easily and quickly improve your website design process

03.

1-1 slack support

Access to 1-1 support on Slack
for your first ever legit web design
client project

04.

academy welcome box

Student welcome box with exclusive goodies handpicked by the coaches to support your design business

$250 VALUE

05.

student group chat

24/7 support at your fingertips with our student group chat so you're never alone

06.

official dba certification

Exclusive Design Biz Academy certificate of completion for students that pass DBA

07.

SHOWIT POWER VESSEL

Life time access to our strategic Showit Canvas site sections to make your design workflow 10x faster

$1200 VALUE

08.

notion website portal

Access to the exclusive Notion client portal template we use for our own website clients

09.

tailored feedback

Complete assignments and receive personalized feedback from the TBC coaches

Enroll In DBA Tech Institute + Sorority

investment:

$4000

Enroll In DBA Tech Institute Only

investment:

$3600

Sorority after dark parties, extra mentorship, exclusive merch, plus a 1:1 coaching session

Standard DBA Tech Institute course with group coaching

get on the waitlist

get on the waitlist

you're in the right place if...

You know you aren't charging enough and want to book 5 figure clients

You're tired of a messy web design process and want to create a luxury experience

You want to build websites that CONVERT and make both you & your clients money

You want to form friendships with designers that genuinely care

Take It From Us...

Coach Marisa quit her corporate job making $70K a year during covid to become a designer and was able to double her salary in the first few months of her own business.

Coach Kenzi started out charging $75 for logos in college and years later is able to book $15,000 clients.

We started out knowing nothing about running a design business but through years of trial & error we found our way to success and we want to share everything with YOU.

We want to help fast-track your journey to success in just 3 months, rather than enduring years of difficult clients, confusing projects, no boundaries, and an empty inbox.

enroll in dba university + sorority to join our sisterhood, attend after dark parties, & more!

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exclusive merch & 
fun games

exclusive sorority welcome box full of self-care and business goodies

Frequently Asked Questions

are there payment plans?

Payment plans are ONLY available at limited times throughout the year. Pre-enroll now to take advantage of payment plans before they disappear!

HOW DO I ACCESS THE CURRICULUM?

All course curriculum is hosted inside our special Academy member portal that you'll gain access to after enrolling. Member portal access expires after 1 year.

DO YOU OFFER REFUNDS?

Due to the digital nature of our products, the live coaching we provide, and immediate access to our templates, we do NOT allow refunds of any sort with no exceptions. This includes pre-enrollment payment plans and items paid in full.

is there homework?

Yes, we provide a student handbook with assignments that correspond with our group coaching call dates. Your DBA homework will help you establish credibility, attract clients, and grow your business.

When are the group calls?

Tech Institute group coaching calls are every other Thursday at 3:00pm EST time zone. Please double check what this is in your own time zone!

what if i miss a call?

All group coaching calls are recorded and uploaded to the member portal within 1 - 3 business days. Sorority members will be able to schedule their 1:1 coaching session with their design coach directly.

is this only for us residents?

No, we welcome students from all over the world. Please be aware that our group coaching calls are in Eastern Standard Time & our pricing modules are in USD currency.

How long is a semester?

University is on a 3 month schedule, you will have one year of access to the student member portal but all group coaching calls, homework, and feedback takes place during the first 3 months of your enrollment.

when is the first group coaching call?

You'll receive immediate access to the member portal once enrolling but all lessons will be locked until your semester starts.  Semester 1 starts Monday, January 29th, 2024 and orientation is Thursday February 1st at 3pm EST.

can you guarantee I'll book a high ticket client?

No because results vary based on your current skill set and effort! Some students book high ticket clients within their first few weeks of joining DBA and some students don't participate or complete their homework resulting in no clients.

Enroll In DBA Tech Institute + Sorority

investment:

$4000

Enroll In DBA Tech Institute Only

investment:

$3600

Sorority after dark parties, extra mentorship, exclusive merch, plus a 1:1 coaching session

Standard DBA Tech Institute course with group coaching

get on the waitlist

get on the waitlist