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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Features 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

Learn from leading interior designers

High Definition Video Content

Access to engaging video content

24/7 Support

Ask for assistance at any time

Exclusive Facebook Group

Connect with over 20,000 students worldwide

No Fixed Start Dates

Start now, any day or time of the year

Payment Options

Flexible payment options and 7 day money back guarantee

Portfolio

Free website portfolio to display your work

Online Workshops

Access to online workshops with industry experts

DIA Recognised

Our Diploma Course is recognised by the DIA

Excellent

Rated 4.8 out of 5 based on 1291 reviews.

  • Michelle Marett

  • 21/06/2022

I love this course

I love this course, it's interesting to pick up the tips and tricks and the encouraging feedback from the tutor...

  • P.M

  • 19/06/2022

The IDI course is a very educational and thorough

The IDI course is a very educational program and has helped me better understand the whole career and all that...

  • Marie Young

  • 19/06/2022

Great journey so far

Great journey so far. I like the self paced nature and the content is good. Communication with my tutor has...

  • Denise Ridgeway

  • 16/06/2022

I am half way through my course and…

I am half way through my course and find the course material very clear and easy to understand. The work...

  • Bradley Berard

  • 14/06/2022

The course is genuine and legit

The course is genuine and legit. It is not a scam. They course is well planned, the tutors are great...

  • Juliet Fieldew

  • 13/06/2022

Diploma of Interior Design - The Interior Design Institute

IDI provides a fantastic and thorough course on interior design. I am half way through the course now and have...

  • Catherine E

  • 11/06/2022

This is a comprehensive course that…

This is a comprehensive course that will leave you ready to start a business by the end of it. It...

  • Sara Busari

  • 08/06/2022

Interior Design Course has been a great…

Interior Design Course has been a great way to immerse myself in this industry. The tutor has been very helpful...

  • Melanie Hansen

  • 31/05/2022

Loved this online learning experience

Loved this online learning experience! Each module and all information was easy to digest and so enjoyable to work through....

  • Lora

  • 29/05/2022

The course is thorough and the support…

The course is thorough and the support you receive every step of the way, is exemplary. I’d highly recommend the...

  • Remy Zambarakji

  • 24/05/2022

A well deserved 5 stars.

The content of the modules is great, it is an enjoyable process that lures you in. It is easy to...

  • Deborah Jordan

  • 21/05/2022

Great Course

Great Course & Content

  • Tracy

  • 19/05/2022

Great online course!

This course is quite thorough with a good amount of information provided. Questions are answered by emailing your tutor and...

  • Taylor Groves

  • 18/05/2022

Never thought I’d like online courses

Never thought online courses would be for me until I started my studies through interior design institute. The modules are...

  • Allan Hobbs

  • 14/05/2022

Excellent

Excellent, very well put together, and easy to navigate, tutoring very good and feedback concise and within a couple of...

Certificate and Diploma Courses

At The Interior Design Institute, we don't just teach interior design; we encourage 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 nationally accredited MSF50218 - Diploma of Interior Design, 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 assignments. The courses are designed to be self-paced. Students enrolled in the Certificate Course are provided with 12 months to complete the course. Students enrolled in the nationally accredited Diploma Course are provided with 18 months to complete the course. Extensions are available if required.

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Advanced Modules

Students have the opportunity to delve deeper into specific areas of interest in interior design by purchasing Advanced Modules. These are similar to short courses and 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

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Contributors

Vicki Mullins
Vicki is excited to share her wealth of knowledge gained from her diverse background in graphic design and interior design with the students of The Interior Design Institute.
Wendi Snyder
Wendi had a 25 year career in theatre working in costume and set design, which took her around the world where she educated herself in architecture and interior design. During this time, she qualified with a real estate license and worked on many interior design projects for theatrical personalities.
Jasmine Abel
Jasmine is the brains behind the design of our course materials and social media platforms and has worked together with Vicki and Wendi to deliver the course modules to our students.
Wende Reid
Under her company name, form and colour, Wende Reid practices architectural, interior and furniture design and fine art consulting. She began her career in New York and now practices in Sydney.

Our Tutors

Our handpicked tutors are not only great teachers but experts in their fields.
Vicki Mullins
Vicki Mullins started her career as a graphic designer working in the magazine publishing industry for 15 years and working as a freelance artist painting artwork by commission for interior designers and private clients.
Deborah Atkins
Deborah has been teaching and mentoring students of design for the past five years while still working on her own projects and so brings a wealth of experience to her tutoring work.
Linda Bistricic
Linda has over 20 years experience in teaching interior design at TAFE, as coordinator of the interior design department and in curriculum design and development.
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.
Anna Moore

Newcastle, NSW

Since completing the diploma of interior design, my second renovation has been featured in Adore Magazine, multiple blogs and I was interviewed live on Channel 10 - Studio 10 house call segment. I now work within the design industry and love every minute.

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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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Rachel Elizabeth McGrath

Sunshine Coast, QLD

I really loved this course! I gained a lot of knowledge within the course and would highly recommend to friends and family.

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Nathan Nasrallah

Sydney, NSW

I loved the self-paced nature of the course, and how easy it was to navigate around the course. You get so much support from the tutors, the student support and the Facebook group; I have found it to be an invaluable community that supported me during my studies, and now into my professional career as a designer.

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Anna Wood

Melbourne, VIC

I am so pleased to be an Interior Design Institute graduate! I have thoroughly enjoyed the course and found the real-life examples to be so helpful as I continue to pursue a career in interior design.

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Renee Lancaster

Wagga Wagga, NSW

I was really excited to learn that IDI had become an accredited training provider and that I could RPL to upgrade my qualification to a nationally recognised diploma.

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Student Features

Let us inspire you with a selection of projects from our #IDIstudents.

Course Fees

We offer a number of flexible payment options.

Certificate Course Fees

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24 Weekly Payments

$1,099.00

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$1,099.00

$183.17

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Darren Palmer MASTERSERIES

Certificate Course + Darren Palmer MASTERSERIES

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24 Weekly Payments

$1,499.00

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6 Monthly Payments

$1,499.00

$249.83

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Nationally Accredited Diploma Course Fees

RTO Code 45423
This option includes the Darren Palmer MASTERSERIES

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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.

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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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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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