Interior Design and Decorating

Create Beautiful Homes With Our Course


* Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.









Why Study With Us?

Group 820

Learn at your own pace, in your own time

Group 821

Gain a nationally recognised qualification to jump-start your future

Group 822

Flexible payment options available

Course Code INTD
Qualification gained Australian College Certificate in Design (Interior Design and Decorating)
Study mode Flexible delivery online
Flexible duration Up to 12 months
Study load Self-paced
Start date Start anytime
Assessment method

Assessment methods for this course differ from module to module and include:

  • Knowledge/Theory-based short answer questions
  • Projects
Nationally recognised No
Course units

Module 1 – Foundations of Interior Design

Reading 1 – Elements & Principles of Design
Introduction to the Interior Design and Decorating Industry
Elements of Design
Principles of Design
Elements of a Decoration Plan
Environmentally Sustainable Design
Tools and References Reading

Reading 2 – Colour Planning and Effects
Definition of Colour: the Colour Wheel
Colour Atlas: Colour Matching
Functional and Decorative Ese of Colour
Colour Planning
Colour Psychology
Lighting Effects on Colour

Module 2 – Organisation and Planning for Your Client

Reading 1 – Basic Plans & Drawing
Residential Design Basics
Plan Reading and Documentation
Planning and Measuring
Freehand Sketches
Drawing to Scale
The principles of Feng Shui
Working with Space

Reading 2 – Furnishing & Decorative Finishes
Understanding Mood and Style
Historic Restoration
Period Design and Decoration
Paints and Decorative Finishes
Carpets and Floors
Windows and Treatments
Lighting and Special Effects
Fabrics and Soft Furnishings

Reading 3 – Planning a Decorative Colour Scheme for a Client
Developing an Interior Design and Decorating Business
Business Essentials
Sourcing Business and Selling Your Services
Communicating with Clients and Tradespeople
Negotiating Rates and Services
The Beginning of Your Decoration Plan
Taking a Client Brief
The Finishing Touches
Presenting a Client Proposal
Tips for Going Professional

  • Access to a computer with word processing, PDF reader capabilities and an internet connection
  • A good command of written English
  • Ability to allocate appropriate study hours per week

If you have these essential requirements, then you can get started immediately.

PAYMENT OPTION 1 $2,000.00 upfront*
PAYMENT OPTION 2 $300.00 Deposit then 20 x $100.00 Weekly = $2,300.00*
PAYMENT OPTION 3 Completely customise your own payment plan here.
*20% off already applied. Promo Ends Soon!


If you find a website offering the same course at a lower price, show us the lower price and we will try and match it*. T&Cs Apply.

Take your next step


Student Love

We love getting reviews from our students. We pride ourselves on ensuring our students feel supported and happy whilst studying with us.

“During the course I was working full-time and even had a baby! I would recommend the college to anyone who needs to study at their own pace, not the at the pace of the college!”

Yvonne Clarke

We’d love to hear from you!