Rendering of a Contemporary elegant chic living room with grey tufted sofa

COURSES

6 WEEK CAD DESIGN PROGRAM

Mondays, 9:30 – 11:30AM / $499
Spring: April 17 – May 22, 2017
Fall: Sept. 25 – Oct. 30, 2017
Winter: Jan. 15 – Feb. 19, 2018


Intro to AutoCAD & SketchUp orients the student to the fundamentals and use of CAD programs in the field of Interior Design. By the completion of the course, the student should have a working knowledge of creating floor plans, elevations, and sheet layouts in AutoCAD, and a basic understanding of 3D modeling Sketchup. This class is strongly recommended for any Interior Design career.

CAD PROGRAM OUTLINE

 

5 WEEK REVIT PROGRAM

Thursdays, 5:00PM-7:30PM / $499
Spring: April 13 – May 11, 2017
Fall: Sept. 28 – Oct. 26, 2017
Winter: Jan. 18 – Feb. 15, 2018

This course will cover the fundamentals of Revit over a 5 week time span in a format that promotes information retention. Students will obtain a fundamental understanding of Revit Architecture as it relates to Interior Design and the skills and technical knowledge required to model, draft, and render small projects.

REVIT PROGRAM OUTLINE

 

5 WEEK ADVANCED AUTOCAD

Fridays, 12:30PM-2:30PM / $399
Fall: Nov. 3 – Dec. 1, 2017
Winter: Jan. 18 – April 2, 2018

This course builds on the skills learned in the Intro to AutoCAD and SketchUp course. Students will draw advanced floorplans, elevations, lighting plans, electrical plans, and furniture plans. The final project is a drawing of the first floor of a home including, walls, windows, doors, trim work, kitchen, dining room, living room, powder room, and stairs. By the end of the course students should be proficient in AutoCAD.

ADVANCED AUTOCAD OUTLINE

 

6 WEEK ADVANCED SKETCHUP FOR KITCHEN & BATH DESIGN

Fridays, 9:30AM-12:00PM / $499
Spring: May 12 – June 16, 2017
Winter: Feb. 23 – April 6, 2018

This course is for students who successfully completed the Intermediate AutoCAD & SketchUp Course and are looking to further advance their 3-D drafting skills with Sketch-Up, specifically for Kitchen & Bath Design. Over the 6 weeks of this course students will learn more advanced techniques tailored to aid in the designing and presentation of kitchens and bathrooms.

ADVANCED SKETCHUP PROGRAM OUTLINE

 

6 WEEK ADOBE PHOTOSHOP & ILLUSTRATOR COURSE

Fridays, 9:00-11:00AM / $399
Spring: April 7 – May 5, 2017*
Fall: Sept. 29 – Nov. 3, 2017
Winter: Jan. 12 – Feb. 16, 2018

*Spring term will be 5 weeks

This course will provide students with the basic Photoshop and Illustrator skills that can be used to create professional visual presentations. Students will learn how to modify and transform images by changing the color, lighting, and size of photos that can be used to build their portfolio.

PHOTOSHOP & ILLUSTRATOR COURSE OUTLINE

 

6 WEEK KITCHEN & BATH DESIGN PROGRAM

Mondays, 9:30-11:30AM / $499
Spring: June 5 – July 17, 2017*
Fall: Nov. 6 – Dec. 11, 2017
Winter: Feb. 26 – April 2, 2018

*No class on July 3rd

Introduction to Kitchen & Bath Design will give students an overview of the elements of kitchen and bath design through a combination of lectures and hands on activities. The lessons will cover planning and layout, cabinets, fixtures, appliances, materials and lighting. At the completion of the course students will have the basic knowledge to guide a client through the process of remodeling a kitchen or bathroom.

KITCHEN & BATH DESIGN PROGRAM OUTLINE

CERTIFICATION PROGRAM

12 WEEK DAY PROGRAM
Tues, Wed and Thurs / 9:00AM – 4/4:30PM / $5,995**
Spring: April 4 – June 22, 2017
Fall: Sept. 12 – Dec. 7, 2017*
Winter: Jan. 2 – March 22, 2018

*No class Nov. 21-23, 2017
**Please note that the tuition for the Certification Program will increase to $6,599 starting fall term 2017

24 WEEK EXECUTIVE PROGRAM
Saturday, 9:00AM – 5:00PM
Spring/Summer: April 15 – Sept. 23, 2017
Fall/Winter: Oct. 7 – March 17, 2018

The Fundamentals of Interior Design Certification program provides students with the knowledge necessary to work as an independent Interior Designer or work within the Interior Design industry. Students learn about elements and principles of design, furniture history, floor planning, elevations, design styles, sustainable design, custom furnishings, selecting fabrics and materials, color schemes, window coverings, artwork, and more! They also learn about professional practices including business formations, communication styles and how to develop a business and marketing plan that will allow them to succeed in the field of Interior Design. The course ends with a client project and final exam.

Heritage School of Interior Design is licensed and accredited through the State of Oregon Department of Education as a Private Career School. Upon completion of the Certification program, students receive a Certificate in Interior Custom Design.

CERTIFICATION PROGRAM OUTLINE

 

10 WEEK COMMERCIAL DESIGN COURSE

Mondays, 12:30PM – 4:30PM / $799**
Spring: Apr. 10 – June 19, 2017 (no class May 29)
Fall: Sept. 25 – Nov. 27, 2017
Winter: Jan. 15 – March 19, 2018

**Please note that the tuition for Commercial Design will increase to $899 starting fall term 2017

This course provides students with an overall understanding of working as an interior designer on a commercial project. Upon completion of the course, students will be able to create and better understand a commercial floorplan, be knowledgable about building codes for interior designers, proper space planning and materials for commercial spaces.

COMMERCIAL DESIGN OUTLINE

 

6 WEEK BUSINESS & ENTREPRENEURSHIP FUNDAMENTALS

Mondays, 5:15PM – 7:15PM / $399
Spring: May 15 – June 19, 2017
Fall: Sept. 25 – Oct. 30, 2017
Winter: Jan. 15 – Feb. 19, 2018

This course covers the fundamentals of starting and running your own design business that is uniquely tailored to define and meet your personal goals. In this course, you will create a strategic plan that is based on your unique capabilities and helps you to define and measure your goals culminating in the development and presentation of a business plan for your first year of business.

BUSINESS FUNDAMENTALS OUTLINE

 

3-DAY STAGING CERTIFICATION COURSE

Sat – Mon, 9:00am – 4:30pm / $1,195
Spring: May 6th – 8th

This 3-day intense, content rich course will give you the fundamentals you need to get your staging business started. You’ll learn staging strategies, pricing formulas, how to select inventory, and how to work with Realtors and homeowners to produce positive results.

Hands on exercises for consultations, assessments, space planning, color recommendations, surface selection, and accessorizing take your training to a “ready to go” state upon course completion. Interactions at two staging warehouses round out this “day in the life of a stager” training.

STAGING CERTIFICATION COURSE OUTLINE

“Heritage School’s ability to convey Interior Design education in a fun yet insightful manner is a great asset that they should be commended for.”

— DOMINICK GUGLIELMO