UI & UX design for Learning Management Systems

Design an LMS that your customers will love for higher conversions, retention and engagement. From specialist team that has designed over 200+ digital learning products.

Data-driven UX design for an LMS that your customers will love
User interface designs that create a great first impression
Ensure your designs are feasible with developer input
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Trusted by 4,880,116 users across 182 systems

The warning signs that your LMS’ UX is failing

  • Lots of tickets about missing certificates or lost passwords
  • Less than 12% completion rate on your courses
  • Slow page load of under 3 seconds
  • Lower-than-expected levels of mobile browsing (if your LMS isn’t optimised for mobile, people won’t use it on mobile)
  • Lack of repeat purchases
  • Low conversion from free trials
  • High-churn of customers
  • Users find it difficult to find courses or content that is relevant to them
  • Poorly accessible for those with impairments
  • Difficult to navigate to certain areas of the LMS
  • Multiple logins for different parts of the training
  • Outdated design that looks like it came from 1999
  • Outdated content

How we work

Our tried and
tested process

UX consultant

Options for different budgets

Cost-effective prototype
Just testing the waters with a Minimum Viable Product? Keep your costs down and get up and running with the essentials on a simple LMS that you can customise over time. Best for elearning newbies.
Custom LMS for rapid growth
Ready to grow? Build your fully-fledged LMS and take it to the next level with bespoke user experiences, differentiating features and time-saving automations. Best for established elearning organisations.
Phased approaches available
Have a grand vision but want to take it slowly? Build a solution that you can expand upon later, without the need for painful migrations from LMS to LMS..

6 reasons we’re trusted by global training brands

Learning tech experts

We are specialists in learning tech, not generalists. Our advice is based on data and experience, not blogs.

9+ years of experience

Wisdom comes with age, and we’ve been going for a while. Our experience means fewer mistakes and faster ROI.

Faster, affordable development

We’ve built-up an extensive library of reusable learning tech, which means you’ll launch faster.

UK designers, developers & trainers

Get access to UK-based UI/UX designers, developers and training professionals for full-picture consultancy.

Support when you need it

Training will help you to make the most of your learning tech. And support is available on-demand to fix any mishaps.

Stay ahead of the curve

Inclusive 1 on 1 monthly consultation ensure you’re making the right moves and pushing your business forward.

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  • Dave-Ranner
    “Very pleased with the service – it was great to work with a team with specific expertise in what we were trying to do (rather than us making it up in-house!), and the output was certainly better and more cost-effective than what we would have achieved ourselves.”
    Dave Ranner – Commercial Director, CameraForensics
  • Matt-Bramble-Leverage-Lab
    “I was incredibly impressed. The Plume team knows their stuff, but most importantly they know how to listen to a client’s needs and translate those needs into an actionable plan.”
    Matt Bramble – COO, Leverage Lab
  • Andy-pearce
    “From the initial proposal to the delivery of the outcomes we have felt listened to and understood, challenged and guided as needed… But most of all we actually felt like partners – not new customers.”
    Andy Pearce – Managing Director On Track Learning

Trusted by 4,8723,012 users across 182 systems

Frequently asked

Do you work with international clients?
Yes. Most of our clients are based in the UK, US and Europe, but we’re open to exploring projects with other organisations in other countries too.
Can you build the technology too?
Usually, yes. We often work on projects through from planning all of the way to final launch.
How much does UI/UX cost?
We typically recommend investing 20% of your total technology budget into UI/UX. However, you can invest more or less depending on your circumstances, and we can tailor our approach according to your desired outcomes/budget.
Can you match the design of our existing technology?
Yes. we’ll always take your brand guidelines and established look & feel into account.