|Course Level||Level 3|
|Awarding Body||ABC AWARDS|
|Study Method||Distance Learning|
|Course Duration||200 Recommended Study Hours|
|Entry Requirements||No Entry Requirements|
Expandyour creative flair and passion for perfection with this extraordinary interior design certification. Discover what it takes to make it in one of the world’s most prestigious, rewarding and genuinely enjoyable creative industries. Across the world, demand for interior designers with superior-level skills and knowledge has never been greater. Challenged with contributing to the enhancement of existing properties and the development of new buildings, the role of the interior designer is as demanding as it is potentially-lucrative. To break into the industry is to enjoy incredible career prospects for life – take the first step today with this insightful certificate.
Over the course of five intensive modules, of interior design certificate online, candidates are gradually guided through the contemporary interior design industry, including the primary responsibilities of the professional interior designer. Along with a comprehensive investigation of the most important interior design elements, principles and considerations, candidates learn how to identify the needs/potential of any given room and strategically use both furniture and fixtures. Course content concludes with an exploration of project planning and implementation, enabling candidates to put the certificate’s teachings to practical use.
Successful candidates will have the option of pursuing career opportunities with established interior design/architectural companies, or going into business privately as a design consultant.
This online interior design certificate, is delivered over five in-depth modules:
Module 1 - An Introduction to the Interior Design Profession
The introductory module provides candidates with a broad overview of the contemporary interior design industry, with specific focus on the responsibilities and duties of the professional interior designer. Along with an overview of key residential design basics, candidates investigate the development, maintenance and value of strong client-designer relations.
Module 2 - Design Elements
Course content in the second module focuses on design elements, introducing candidates to the concepts of Space, Colour, Patterns and Textures. Along with a dissection and exploration of each independently, how the four elements come together to create a final outcome/result is also discussed at length.
Module 3 - The Principles of Design
The third course modules follows with a closer look at the most important design principles the contemporary interior designer must work in accordance with. Candidates are introduced to Contrast, Balance, Scale, Proportion, Unity, Variety and Emphasis – each principle once again being explored independently and as a contributory element to an overall result.
Module 4 - Room Elements
A series of fundamentally-important room elements are brought into the discussion in Module 4. Candidates are guided through the specifics and importance of wall coverings and interior lighting, along with how to effectively and strategically use artwork, fixtures and furniture in general to build the desired aesthetic.
Module 5 - Working on Projects
Bringing the course to a conclusion, Module 5 takes candidates through the key stages involved in planning, implementing and subsequently evaluating/reviewing projects. Related subtopics introduced include identifying the needs of the client, effective sketching techniques and ultimately how to breathe life into creative visions.
Paying in Instalments: £385(Interest FREE Instalments)
No of Instalments: 12
Each Instalment: £25
Pay in Full: (£75Discount) £310
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievementby ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details of all the units you have completed as part of your course).
The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards’ Quality Licence Scheme. This means that OHSC has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet certain quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to an Ofqual regulated qualification but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills towards regulated qualifications in the future. The unit summary can be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this sector. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of difficulty involved in successful completion by the learner.
The course itself has been designed by OHSC to meet specific learners’ or employers’ requirements. ABC Awards’ endorsement involves a robust and rigorous quality audit by external inspectors to ensure quality is consistently met. A regular review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.
ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government. They have a comprehensive portfolio of over 650 Ofqual regulated qualifications on the national Qualifications and Credit framework (QCF). It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. As a registered charity, ABC Awards combines 180 years of examination and assessment expertise but also implements a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.
Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards also offers over 600 Ofqual regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.