Become an Interior Decorator
You will learn: what an interior decorator does and how to decorate, how to develop your skills to succeed in an interior decorating career, how to get hired for a job as an interior decorator, and how to start your own interior decorating business.
What Happens in the Interior Decorator Certificate Course Online
The Interior Decorator course is an online learning program with suggested readings from the textbook (IAP Career College Guide to Become an Interior Decorator). Unlike some traditional interior decorator courses and interior decorator classes, this course is self directed, which means you may study and complete assignments at times that are most convenient for you from the comfort of your own home.
This part-time Interior Decorator Certificate Course Online has a recommended completion date of 6 weeks from the start of the program, however, you may choose to complete the course in as little as 4 weeks or as long as 12 weeks, depending on your schedule.
The Interior Decorator Certificate Course Online has been created to allow you to complete it without any teaching assistance. However, if you have questions or need assistance, you can receive help from a Faculty Member throughout the 6 weeks of the course. Your Faculty Member is a valuable resource person who can provide you with personal teaching assistance to help you succeed in the course and advice to help you succeed in the career.
The Interior Decorator Certificate Course Online has been developed to meet high academic standards, ensuring that as a graduate you can display with pride the Interior Decorator Certificate you will earn from the International Association of Professions Career College.
How to Become an Interior Decorator
In this course, you will learn how to become an interior decorator, including how to start your own interior decorating business. The Interior Decorator Certificate Course Online covers topics of vital importance to anyone who wants to succeed in a career as a professional interior decorator, including:
Introduction to Interior Decorating
- Interior Decorating vs. Interior Design
- Benefits of Being an Interior Decorator
- How to Get Interior Decorating Experience
How to Decorate
- Design Elements
- Decorating Styles
- Room Elements
- Interior Decorating Instructions
Getting Hired as an Interior Decorator
- Finding Job Openings
- Who Employs Interior Decorators
- Interior Decorating Jobs with Retailers
- Interior Decorating Jobs with Home Builders
- Interior Decorating and Design Firms
Starting Your Own Interior Decorating Business
- Where to Get Help
- Interior Decorating Franchises
- Setting Up Your Interior Decorating Business
- Setting Your Fees as an Interior Decorator
- Working with Suppliers and Contractors
Working with Clients
- Finding Interior Decorating Clients
- Identifying Client Needs
- Client Consultations
- Preparing for Your Follow-Up Meeting
- Preparing Interior Decorating Project Budgets
- Meeting to Present the Decorating Plan
What Is Included in the Interior Decorator Certificate Course Online
This all-inclusive Interior Decorator Certificate Course package includes:
- Registration for the Interior Decorator Certificate Course Online
- Access to a Faculty Member to provide you with personal teaching assistance and career advice
- (Optional) 2022-2023 membership in the IAPO International Association of Professional Interior Decorators for only $2.99 per month
- Downloadable Interior Decorator Certificate personalized with your name and the seal of the International Association of Professions Career College which you may print
- (Optional) Opportunity to order official certificates printed on fine linen paper and embossed with the gold seal of the college
- Textbook: IAP Career College Guide to Become an Interior Decorator (e-book edition)
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You can have all this for an incredible price. It can cost hundreds,
or even thousands, of dollars to take other programs.
(We found courses based on old editions of our guides
with registration fees of up to $999 and more.)
We are able to offer you online courses at a significantly
lower cost to you because of our expertise from over
20 years of producing the leading online guides
for non-traditional careers.
Our online certificate courses
have previously been offered for a
registration fee of $297 U.S. and include a textbook
and professional membership – a total value of almost $377.
BACK TO SCHOOL SPECIAL: This all-inclusive registration package for the Interior Decorator Certificate Course is priced as only $149 U.S. for the August 29, 2022 course.
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