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The Professional Interior Design Course
Do you want to design your world? The British College of Interior Design’s Professional Interior Design Course may be just for you.
The Professional Interior Design Course has been designed to provide you with the professional skills required to succeed as an interior designer. This online interior design course offers you a unique opportunity to develop a full or part time career as a professional interior designer or to use your skills as a profitable sideline.
You will be working directly with an industry professional, currently working in the interior design industry with a proven record of success. They will teach you all you need to know to start building your interior design career.
YOUR COURSE AT A GLANCE
Professional & Personal Development
Distance Learning - via email or student portal
12 Tutorials: Sent weekly or fortnightly (take up to a year)
The Diploma of Professional Interior Design
Flexible payment plans available
Why study with the British College of Interior Design?
Learn the skills required to be a successful interior designer from home, anywhere in the world!
Work directly with professional interior designers with a proven record of success who will teach you all you need to know.
The course is conducted online via email and delivered to you over your choice of 12 or 24 weeks. It is self-paced, and you can take up to a year to complete the course.
What our graduates say
It was thanks to this course that I felt motivated to create Lacreate... During the course, I did some work, and the last one was a guest house for a client in Huambo (Angola). In this project, I deposited all my knowledge and passion for interior design and architecture.Read more
I have completed three paid projects since graduating and looking forward to building on this success.Read more
The course has enabled me to rebrand and launch my interior design consultancy, Obion Décor Connoisseur, and set up a show room in Lagos, Nigeria.Read more
Maureen N O
My company has been entrusted to handle a lot of high end projects for private residential homes, religious homes, blue chip companies, and government premises. Our biggest single cheque grossed over 50 million naira (approximately £120,000)!Read more
My first client knew I was a beginner and he was so impressed with my level of professionalism and detail that he is now a repeat customer.Read more
Currently, I am working as a design consultant in a retail furniture and building construction firm. I got the job right after I graduated from the course.Read more
I highly recommend the Professional Interior Design Course to anyone interested in interior design, whether it is a personal interest, a professional need or just looking to follow their dreams designing their ideal house.Read more
Since completing the course, I have participated in designing the Addis Ababa International Airport VIP terminal, Ethiopian Airlines business class and other lounges, office spaces for insurance companies, real estate offices and a 5 star hotel with a luxurious spa.Read more
The course provided me with the confidence to work alongside an interior design business to gain further knowledge and work experience. I believe this was pivotal in setting up my own business.Read more
The course has given me all the tools I needed to do succeed, from teaching me how to meet a brief to keeping track of the costings for a project. It covers professional practice for interior designers and I feel well equipped for the future.Read more
I have been able to advise people and professionals on a number of areas of design. Not only is my opinion valued as a result of doing this course, but I have gained a new dimension of confidence in myself.Read more
Now I am positive I have found my passion and I am looking forward to making a positive impact on people's lives through my own interior design practice.Read more
I learned which areas of interior design interested me the most and gained knowledge and skills to assist me in my professional career.Read more
The course has given me the tools to confidently take on a project from concept design to installation.Read more
This course equipped me with the best and most effective tools for working in the field of interior decoration. [It] has allowed me to achieve a level of learning, confidence and maturity that marked the turning point in my design career.Read more
Since completing my course it has given me the confidence to gain a couple of clients which I am working with at present and loving it.Read more
I have now completed a number of residential projects from luxurious high end elegant homes to more relaxed beach side residences in Jersey, and sharp contemporary apartments.Read more
Thanks to the College I have had the confidence to complete a few projects whilst studying, and since graduating I have set up my own freelance interior design business ... specialising in residential interior design.Read more
My work as recently featured in Sovereign Magazine as part of a 2 edition feature on women entrepreneurs in Switzerland.Read more
The British College of Interior Design
The British College of Interior Design is a division of International News Syndicate LTD. Our directors and principals have been involved in all aspects of media work, training and distance education for some 30 years.
We are an international training company with students in more than 80 countries and territories. The principles of interior design are similar the world over. However our course has been individually revised and designed to suit the needs of students living and working in the United Kingdom.
Through online course delivery and email communication, the College is able to assist you every step of the way.
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10 Reasons To Get Into Interior Design
Your skills are sought-after. At one time or another, almost everyone desires or needs the know-how of an interior designer, and they will be willing to pay you for your skills.
Freedom and flexibility. You can start a full or part-time career, or make a generous second income from your interior design skills, all while working from the comfort of your own home.
Expand your tribe. Involvement with the interior design industry will put you in touch with many interesting people, and will allow you to undertake many interesting projects.
Let your creativity soar. Interior designers are called on to assist with creative projects for a range of design and design product companies. It is exciting and rewarding to work alongside other creative professionals.
Share your abilities. As an interior designer you will have the skills and knowledge to assist family and friends with their projects and advice.
Be your own boss. This is an easy way to become self-employed whatever your current lifestyle. You can basically set your own schedule and work as much or as little as you choose. We’ll show you how.
Make a living from your passion. You can generate income doing something you love to do.
Reap the rewards of your knowledge. Great professional benefits can be afforded to interior designer, these can include valuable discounts on furnishings, decor, art, accessories and more. You could also gain entry to exclusive trade shows, design expos and “professional only” showrooms.
Design your future. Use your skills to improve your own surroundings and spaces.
You’ll love what you do!