This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET).
Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.
The Certificate IV in Interior Decoration offered online through Open Colleges has been designed to equip you with the foundational skills and knowledge to forge a successful career in interior design.
As well as exploring the fundamental principles of interior decoration, you will learn how to read building plans, produce one- and two-point perspective drawings, and interpret and respond to a client brief. As many interior decorators choose to be self-employed, this course also covers the legal, administrative and promotional requirements of establishing a small consultancy.
You’ll also receive a FREE textbooks and an art pack that includes a graphite pencil sketch set, graphic ink pens, coloured pencils and sketch pads.
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Applicants must meet the following criteria to be eligible for this program:
Have completed year 12
Hold a certificate III qualification or higher
Have two year of industry experience in a role that requires the use of written documentatin and communication
Areas of study
In this Certificate IV in Interior Decoration course, the subjects you will study include:
Explore and apply the creative design process to 2D forms
Produce technical drawings
Research architectural styles and movements
Explore and apply the creative design process to 3D forms
Originate and develop concepts
Produce drawings to communicate ideas
Explore the use of colour
Decorate residential interiors
Provide interior styling service
Research, analyse and apply colour for interior spaces
Source and specify decoration products
Research and recommend furniture and accessories
Research and recommend soft furnishings for interiors
Generate design solutions
Determine work health and safety (WHS) implications of interior effects
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Monitor and manage small business operations
Identify materials, construction techniques and methods used in building interiors
Research and recommend hard materials and finishes for interiors
Prepare a materials board for client presentation
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Open up a new world of possibilities with Open Colleges.
RTO 90796 Open Colleges is one of the largest private education providers in Australia. It offers a wide variety of courses, from leisure courses to vocational and higher education courses, many of which are government-accredited and employer-recognised. Most courses are delivered online or via blended learning, allowing you to work at your own pace and around your own schedule. Studying with Open Colleges is perfect for people with busy lifestyles, and those wishing to work and learn for themselves.
As a student of Open Colleges, you will have access to a range of student and administrative support options. Your course trainers are available via email, messaging and through your online course forums in OpenSpace. You will also have access to help with study skills such as time management, essay writing and referencing.