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INTERIOR DESIGN COURSES | SEATTLE

FUNDAMENTALS OF INTERIOR DESIGN

12-WEEK DAY PROGRAM
Tues, Wed and Thurs / 9:00am – 5:00pm / $6,996
Spring: March 5 – May 30, 2019*
Fall: September 10 – December 5, 2019**

*No class April 9 – 11, 2019
**No class Nov. 26 – 28, 2019

18-WEEK SATURDAY PROGRAM
Saturday, 9:00am – 5:00pm / $6,996 (plus additional Field Visit hours)
Spring/Summer: March 9 – July 13, 2019*
Fall/Winter: September 14 – January 25, 2019**

*No class April 13, 2019
**No class Nov. 30, Dec. 28, 2019

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 Washington Workforce Training & Education Coordinating Board. Upon completion of the Certification program, students receive a Certificate in Interior Custom Design.

FUNDAMENTALS OF INTERIOR DESIGN OUTLINE

 

6 WEEK AUTOCAD

Mondays, 9:00am – 11:00am / $599
Spring: March 11 – April 22, 2019*
Summer: June 3 – July 8, 2019**
Fall: September 9 – October 14, 2019

*No class April 8, 2019
**The summer session will be from 11am – 1pm

This 6-week AutoCAD course orients the student to the fundamentals and use of AutoCAD in the field of Interior Design. By the completion of the course, students should have a working knowledge of creating floor plans, elevations, lighting plans, electrical plans, furniture plans, and sheet layouts in AutoCAD. This class is strongly recommended for any Interior Design career.

AUTOCAD OUTLINE

 

7 WEEK SKETCHUP

Mondays, 11:00am – 1:00pm / $599
Spring: March 25 – May 13, 2019*
Fall: September 23 – November 4, 2019

*No class April 8, 2019

This 7-week course teaches the basics of 3D modeling, tailored specifically for Kitchen & Bath Design. Students will learn both beginner and advanced techniques tailored to aid in the designing and presentation of design projects.

SKETCHUP OUTLINE

 

10 WEEK INTRO COMMERCIAL DESIGN

Mondays, 1:00pm – 5:00pm / $1,395
Summer: June 3 – August 5, 2019

This dynamic 10-week course examines the unique and diverse disciplines within the progressive field of Commercial Interior Design. Learn the fundamentals and elements essential to produce and manage a successful commercial project from initial client meeting to completion. Explore innovative hands-on methods, processes and skills to design engaging interior environments that enrich spaces functionally and aesthetically.  Immerse yourself in the conceptual exploration of spaces that support programmatic and functional requirements.  Identify, research and creatively analyze elements related to performance, specifications, functionality and quality of space.

COMMERCIAL DESIGN OUTLINE

6 WEEK KITCHEN & BATH DESIGN

Mondays, 9:00am – 11:00am / $499
Spring: April 29 – June 10, 2019*
Fall: October 21 – December 9, 2019**

*No class May 27, 2019
**No class Nov. 25, 2019

This 6-week Introduction to Kitchen & Bath Design course 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 OUTLINE

 

6 WEEK BUSINESS & ENTREPRENEURSHIP FUNDAMENTALS

Fridays, 9:00am – 11:00am / $399
Summer: June 7 – July 12, 2019
Fall: September 27 – November 1, 2019

This 6-week 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

 

7 WEEK REVIT

Fridays, 12:00pm – 2:00pm / $499
Summer: June 7 – July 19, 2019

This 7-week course will cover the fundamentals of Revit 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 OUTLINE

 

6 WEEK ADOBE PHOTOSHOP & ILLUSTRATOR

Fridays, 12:00pm – 2:00pm / $399
Spring: March 15 – April 26, 2019*
Fall: September 13 – October 18, 2019

*No class April 12, 2019

This 6-week course will provide students with 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 OUTLINE

 

2 WEEK ADOBE INDESIGN WORKSHOP

Fridays, 12:00pm – 3:00pm / $199
Spring: May 3rd and May 10th

This two-week course will provide you with basic InDesign skills that can be used to create professional visual presentations in PDF format. You will learn to create an in-depth display of your brand or business to present your work, mission statement, the founding of the company, work process, staff, and more. Additionally, you will learn best practices for sending off a PDF for printing and/or publication.

 

6 WEEK ONLINE BRANDING & TECHNOLOGY COURSE – NEW!

Online Course / $399
Fall: September 16 – October 25, 2019

Using the skills gained from the Business & Entrepreneurship Fundamentals and the Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator courses, Branding and Technology is an advanced online course that will take you through the process of crafting a consistent and unique brand identity across multiple platforms. By the end of the course, students will feel confident creating and updating their websites, marketing on social media, and presenting their work in a compelling and competitive format to future clients.

BRANDING & TECHNOLOGY COURSE OUTLINE

We actively integrate more sustainable practices into our course curriculum with an emphasis on educating our students and faculty on sustainable materials for interior design.

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