Terms & Conditions

By accepting these terms, a binding agreement shall arise between you and The Interior Design Institute ('The Institute').

By accepting these terms you agree to pay the course fee ('Course Fee') for the course you have selected under this Student Agreement ('Course'). Upon receipt of the Course Fee, The Institute agrees to:

1. supply to you all modules and assignments listed by The Institute for your Course ('Course Materials');

2. allocate a tutor to you at the time of enrolment, this tutor will be your contact and will remain your tutor while you are a student on the course. If your tutor is absent during this time, a substitute tutor will always be available.

3. mark and grade your assignments;

4. answer queries about your Course; and

5. issue a Certificate upon successfully completing all assignments.

Subject to successful completion of all assignments and the Course Fee being paid in full, The Institute will issue you with a Certificate for your Course.

Course Materials will be available to you as you progress through the Course and submit your assignments. The Institute reserves the right to withhold provision of Course Materials in the event that you fail to pay any part of the Course Fee as and when it becomes payable. If you are paying by instalments, you must pay all such instalments on or before the due date.

Irrespective of your progress through the Course, if you fail to pay any instalment by the due date, the total outstanding balance of the Course Fee will become immediately due and payable.

You may examine the first two modules and first assignment with absolutely no obligation for 7 days from your enrolment date. If you decide for any reason whatsoever not to proceed, email The Institute within the 7 day period for a full refund.

The following products are not eligible for refunds: Advanced Modules, Darren Palmer MASTERSERIES, Course Extensions and Portfolio Extensions. If technical problems prevent or unreasonably delay of the delivery of Content, your exclusive and sole remedy is either replacement of the Content or refund of the price paid, as determined by Online Education Pty Limited, to the full extent permitted by law. From time to time, Online Education Pty Limited may refuse a refund request if we find evidence of fraud, refund abuse, or other manipulative behaviour that entitles Online Education Pty Limited to a corresponding counterclaim.

The Course Materials, which The Institute provides to you shall become your property. However, the content of the Course Materials, including copyright and all other such intellectual property rights contained therein, remain the property of The Institute, Online Education Pty. Limited or a nominated third party. You may not reproduce any part of the Course Materials without the prior written consent of The Institute.

The course can be completed in 24 weeks but you may take up to one year to finish your studies. Extensions beyond this are available if required, although The Institute reserves the right to charge a fee for extensions.

The courses offered do not constitute higher education or vocational education and training (VET) in Australia or any other jurisdiction, constitute regulated qualifications under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) or any other similar policy in any other jurisdiction, lead to an Australian higher education award, the completion of a VET course accredited by the Australian Skills Quality Authority or other Australian accrediting state and territory bodies or any similar accredited awards or qualifications in any other jurisdiction, other than as specifically disclosed in the course prospectus.

The Interior Design Institute is a subsidiary of Online Education Pty. Limited.

The Advanced Modules

The Advanced Modules are only available to be purchased by students who have completed the first two assignments of the he Institute's course successfully.

The Institute will allow you an extra 6 months to complete the course and Advanced Module upon purchase of any Advanced Module.

As each Advanced Module is only one module and one assignment, there are no refunds or facility to swap these purchases.

Subject to successful completion of the advanced assignments, the Institute will issue you with a Certificate of Achievement for completion of any Advanced Module. These certificates will only be available by downloading them from the student site and there will be no option for them to be sent to you.