Interior Design Course

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Darren Palmer MASTERSERIES

Our new MASTERSERIES is now available to accompany and complement the online Interior Design Course with a set of 15 HD videos. Created by renowned designer and TV personality Darren Palmer, it offers students the additional expert knowledge to truly inspire and take their design skills to another level.

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Benefits of the Interior Design Course

The Interior Design Course is provided online.
You study at home, in your own time and at your own pace.

Online Course

Cutting edge online course in Interior Design

Leading Designers

Contributions from leading Interior Designers

24/7 Support

24 Hour student support

Exclusive Facebook Group

Exclusive Facebook group with over 10,000 students worldwide

No Fixed Start Dates

Start now, any day or time of the year

Payment Options

Flexible payment options

Portfolio

Free website portfolio to display your work

Guarantee

7 Day money back guarantee

Personal Tutor

Personal tutor to assist you and mark your assignments

Excellent

Rated 9.5 out of 10 based on 304 reviews.

  • Melissa Davidson

  • 3 days ago

Professional and Practical

Professional approach, great resources, practical exercises and tutors very supportive to students. Great experience.

  • Bronwyn Fox

  • 5 days ago

Had a wonderful experience with IDI

Had a wonderful experience with IDI, study material is fantastic and site easy to access. I love that you are...

  • Fauzia Jamaloodien

  • 5 days ago

Excellent course!

Starting this course was an excellent choice I had made as I was still unsure if I wanted to do...

  • Beau Vella

  • 6 days ago

10/10 Experience

Tutors gave quick, constructive feedback in a way that you could tell they had genuinely analysed your work and cared...

  • Ilze Kanta

  • 8 days ago

Highly happy of this course!

Highly happy of this course!

  • Maddy

  • 9 days ago

Interior Design

Amazing experience!

  • Briged Bardetta

  • 16 days ago

I found the course great

I found the course great. My tutor always provided helpful feedback and encouragement. The modules provided a good foundation on...

  • Karina Sarris

  • 17 days ago

Wonderful Experience

As a full-time Architect and Mom, I started to look for on-line options to improve my skills to successfully manage...

  • Jasmin Lou

  • 21 days ago

An enjoyable and educational break from…

An enjoyable and educational break from my day job. The coursework is comprehensive and allowed good flexibility if you are also...

  • Julia Casey

  • 22 days ago

Highly recommend

This is a very comprehensive course which I highly recommend. While it is online, my tutor is there in the...

  • Kana

  • 22 days ago

I love this course!

I love this course! Great and helpful tutors! Highly recommend this online course.

  • Angelika

  • 22 days ago

Great online course

Great online course. Really fun to do & my personal tutor is amazing!

  • Holly Evans

  • 23 days ago

Design Confidence

So happy with my experience so far, I haven’t finished my course yet but have gained so much confidence in...

  • Charlotte Proud

  • 24 days ago

A comprehensive home study course

A comprehensive home study course, with extremely informative reading given for each module. A professional interior designer/Tutor on hand to...

  • Alison Burtenshaw

  • 25 days ago

Loved This Course

Yes ... would recommend this course to anyone ... loved it ... interesting ... engaging and very worthwhile

The Course

At the Interior Design Institute we don't just teach Interior Design, we encourage each and every student to access and nurture their own natural sense of flair and creativity. We also teach the technical and practical skills necessary to translate those design ideas into reality.

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Course Outline

The Interior Design Course is delivered online, consisting of 12 comprehensive modules and 12 corresponding interactive assignments. The course is designed to be self-paced. Normally you would expect to be dedicating on average about 4-6 hours per week for 24 weeks. However, many students take up to one year to complete their studies because of family or work commitments.

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Advanced Modules

Students also have the opportunity to delve deeper into areas of Interior Design through the purchasing of Advanced Modules that are available to students who have demonstrated a strong foundation knowledge of Interior Design. These are specially formulated materials to challenge motivated students to achieve more.

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The Institute

The Interior Design Institute offers you the most advanced and comprehensive online solution to learning available today. We offer the most thorough home study course in Interior Design using the very latest online learning techniques. Our commitment to providing the highest quality training program has resulted in unique teaching and student support systems, which produce unparalleled results.

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Accreditation

We are recognised by

In a partnership with UNICEF, we at the institute are donating $5.00 from each enrolment to the children in the Syria crisis. This money will help to provide a safe education to the children in war-torn Syria.UNICEF’s aim this year is to assist in providing a formal and safe education for 1.2 million children in Syria. This includes the provision of facilities, school furniture, qualified teachers, rehabilitation, safe learning environments, and learning materials.We are very privileged to be working with UNICEF towards this goal.

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The Author

Wende Reid has had a long and illustrious career practicing architectural, interior and furniture design and fine art consulting globally. Wende began her career in New York and her work has been featured in highly prestigious stores, residences, five star hotels, international sporting events and publications in New York, London, Paris, Hong Kong, Sydney, Melbourne, the sovereign nation of Kiribati, and five star resorts on Lizard Island, Vanuatu and Fiji.

She has been awarded twice for excellence in her designs and her work has featured in many publications worldwide.


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Our Tutors

Our handpicked tutors are not only great teachers but experts in their fields.
Sophie Seeger

Sophie Seeger runs Seeger By Design, a creative consultancy for Interior Design, Decorating, Property Styling, Colour Consulting and Art Sourcing.

Wendi Snyder
Her 25 year career in theatre took her around the world where she educated herself in architecture and interior design.
Vicki Mullins
Vicki is excited to share her wealth of knowledge, from her diverse background, with students of The Interior Design Institute.

Savitri Gandakusumah
Savitri's passion for teaching grew from more than 10 years of experience, where she has successfully developed an extensive expertise in teaching Interior Design.

Student Testimonials

Take a moment to read some of our graduate testimonials.
Kelly Donougher

Ocean Reef, WA

What a fantastic course! I found this course to be completely practical, inspiring and most importantly exactly what you need to know when starting out your journey in the design industry.

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Tracey Fowler

Dee Why Headland, NSW

I now have the qualification to turn my passion into a career. Now that I have knowledge of the principles of design, I look at the world (architecture, furniture, colour etc) differently.

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Robyn Mccormack

Palm Beach, QLD

The online component makes the work easy and stress free. Going at your own pace means that you can study as much or as little as you like to complete your assignments in the timeframe that suits your lifestyle.

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Joanne Harrison

Brisbane, QLD

The Facebook group was great to bond and relate to other Students, so I didn't feel alone. Thank you, I am so pleased I took the plunge and signed up for this Course.

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Gregory Churchill

Perth, WA

From the warm, friendly and super-efficient student support team, to my supportive, always-ready-to-help tutor, I sailed through the course knowing I could always, and at any time, get quick assistance with all of my questions and queries. It was a huge confidence booster for me.

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Tahlia Fursland

Lara, VIC

This Course provided valuable knowledge into all aspects of Interior Design, not just the designing aspects but the business aspects as well, while giving me the opportunity to learn at my own pace, fitting it around a busy lifestyle.

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Student Portfolios

All of our students are provided a free portfolio website to display their work.

Course Fees

Interior Design Course only

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$999.00

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Weekly Plan

24 Weekly Payments

$1,099.00

$45.79

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Monthly Plan

6 Monthly Payments

$1,099.00

$183.17

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Darren Palmer MASTERSERIES

Interior Design Course + Darren Palmer MASTERSERIES

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$1,399.00

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Weekly Plan

24 Weekly Payments

$1,499.00

$62.46

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Monthly Plan

6 Monthly Payments

$1,499.00

$249.83

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Money Back Guarantee

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The Interior Design Institute

4407/4 Daydream Street
Warriewood NSW 2102

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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International locations

We offer our course in over 20 countries around the world.

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