Interior Decorating Certificate Course

Interior Decorating is an exciting career to be in.This Interior Decorating Certificate Course will give you the tools to unleash your inner creative.

Course Summary

Award type:
Proficiency Certificate
Accredited by:
Not Applicable
12 Months
Entrance Requirement:


This subject follows suit from the Certificate Courses. It goes a little deeper into the fundamentals of business and professional communication. You will learn how to pick up on non verbal cues and how to conduct yourself during meetings and presentations.

This is where the course starts getting deeper into to Interior decorating. You will learn exactly what is Interior Decorating, what goes into it. You’ll also learn the basics of color selection, decorative materials and different fabrics.

This teaches you the basics of decorating principles and elements such as shapes, colours, balance scale, proportions. You’ll also be introduced to other elements such as space, harmony, pattern, texture and rhythm.

Interior Decorating includes using fabrics. What this means is that you have to learn everything there is to know about fabrics, including colors and textures. This will also give you a good idea of what color or texture of a fabric to match with what when you are designing.

With upholstery, you’ll get to learn how it was developed and what furniture pieces are worth reupholstering. And with window treatments you’ll learn which types are there, where do you start and which windows are suitable for treatments as well as the effect of sunlight on window treatments.

This subject gives you the basics on the history of arts. You will be introduced to the study of art objects, in this case, decorative art objects. This is where you will learn certain art origins.

Gain an even better understanding of the history of art with this advanced subject. Take what you have already learnt in the previous subject and build on that knowledge. Learn how to use that knowledge to enhance your decorating style.