The Interior Design Courses

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Darren Palmer MASTERSERIES

Included when you purchase the Accredited Diploma Course

Together with renowned designer and TV personality Darren Palmer, we have created a video MASTERSERIES to accompany and complement our online Interior Design Courses. 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 Courses

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

Certificate and Diploma Courses

Cutting edge online courses 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 583 reviews.

  • Mariya Rose Panikulam

  • 2 days ago

I love how the modules are structured

I love how the modules are structured. My tutor has been really helpful as well. However, I wish we had...

  • Alan Compton

  • 4 days ago

Great, would defo recommend ☺️

I’m over half way through my course and am thoroughly enjoying the experience. The course is way more in depth...

  • Hang Xu

  • 5 days ago

I'm Hang

I'm Hang, I have finished 6 modules so far, I really enjoy the course because its quite up to date,...

  • Sandeep Kaur Sidhu

  • 5 days ago

Best interior Design Course to learn and grow!

I would highly recommend this Course to anyone wanting to join interior design industry for career or for designing or...

  • PB

  • 8 days ago

Excellent course

Excellent course, highly recommended. Challenging and inspiring all at the same time.

  • Ana Alsogaray

  • 9 days ago

Great experience and support to study…

Great experience and support to study online. Excellent content.

  • Claire Cassey

  • 10 days ago

Loved the whole course!

Loved the whole course!

  • Brooke Beggs

  • 11 days ago

Don’t think, do it! You won’t regret it..

I’ve loved every bit of this course so far. The support from the Facebook group is beyond, the community sprit...

  • michelle kent

  • 19 days ago

Cannot fault

Cannot fault. Great content Great support.

  • Emma

  • 21 days ago

Great course.

I would definitely recommend this course to anyone. It has helped me immensely and really fine tuned my decisions. The...

  • Alana Clifford

  • 27 days ago

I am extremely happy with this course

I am extremely happy with this course, I feel like I am learning yet being challenged at the same time....

  • Erin Spiteri

  • 29 days ago

Definitely recommend!

Really enjoying the course so far! The modules are interesting and well thought out and the tutors are always so...

  • Elizabeth Cameron

  • 30 days ago

Really enjoying the course!

Really enjoying the course!

  • Amanda Riley

  • 33 days ago

Doesn't feel like study!!

I am loving this course. It really doesn't feel like study at all and my knowledge of the industry is...

  • Josie Akkawi

  • 34 days ago

The information given in the modules is…

The information given in the modules is very detailed and informative. The assessments are not too difficult with enough study,...

The Courses

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. Both versions of our course, the Certificate Course and the Diploma of Interior Design (MSF50218), are up-to-date and comprehensive, covering every aspect of interior design.

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Course Outlines

The Interior Design Courses are delivered online, consisting of 12 comprehensive modules and 12 corresponding interactive assignments. The courses are designed to be self-paced. Students studying the Certificate Course are provided up to 12 months to complete their studies. Students studying the Diploma Course are provided up to 18 months to complete their studies.

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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 courses 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 accredited and 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.
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.
Sophie Seeger

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

Robert Parisi

Robert Parisi began to develop his interest and passion for Architecture and Interior Design as a young child.

Student Testimonials

Take a moment to read some of our graduate testimonials.
Mary Langley

Gold Coast

It's challenged me, made me step out of my comfort zone and it's also allowed me to explore all aspects of design and the best platforms to expand my knowledge. I would highly recommend it!

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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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Gurtej Sagoo

Perth

I’ve loved every module and every assignment. I think I may have just found something I passionately believe in!

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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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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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Student Features

Let us inspire you with a selection of projects from our #IDIstudents.
Kelly Donougher
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Rebecca McDonald
Leanne Abrahams
Sabina Staedler
Nardia Nelson
Mary Langley
Cassie Mcculloch
Andrea McQueen
Trish Khoury
Gregg Churchill
Stacey Seen

Course Fees

We offer a number of flexible payment options

Accredited Diploma Course Fees

RTO Code 45423
This option includes the Darren Palmer MASTERSERIES

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$2,899.00*

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* An initial Deposit of 50% will be taken at enrolment and the course fee balance will be deducted after 4 weeks

Weekly Plan

48 Weekly Payments

$2,999.00

$62.48

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Monthly Plan

12 Monthly Payments

$2,999.00

$249.92

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Darren Palmer MASTERSERIES (Non Accredited Certificate Course Fees)

Non-accredited RTO version + Darren Palmer MASTERSERIES

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Weekly Plan

48 Weekly Payments

$1,499.00

$31.23

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Monthly Plan

12 Monthly Payments

$1,499.00

$124.92

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Certificate Course Fees

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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

per month

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The Interior Design Institute

4407/4 Daydream Street
Warriewood NSW 2102
RTO Code: 45423

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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