INTERIOR DESIGN COURSES | PORTLAND
FUNDAMENTALS OF INTERIOR DESIGN
12 WEEK DAY PROGRAM
Tues, Wed and Thurs / 9:00am – 4/4:30pm / $6,996
Winter: January 8 – April 4, 2019*
Spring: April 9 – June 27, 2019
Fall: September 10 – December 5, 2019**
*No class March 26 – 28, 2019
**No class Nov. 26 – 28, 2019
18 WEEK EXECUTIVE PROGRAM
Saturday, 9:00am – 5:00pm / $6,996
Winter/Spring: February 9 – June 22, 2019*
Fall/Winter: September 14 – January 25, 2019**
*No class March 30, 2019
**No class Nov. 30, Dec. 28, 2019
18 WEEK EVENING PROGRAM
Wednesdays and Thursdays, 5:30pm – 9:00pm / $6,996
Fall/Winter: October 3, 2018 – February 7, 2019*
Winter/Spring: February 20, 2019 – June 27, 2019**
*No class November 21 – 22, December 26 – 27, 2018
**No class March 27 – 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 Oregon Department of Education as a Private Career School. Upon completion of the Certification program, students receive a Certificate in Interior Custom Design.
6 WEEK AUTOCAD
Option 1: Mondays, 9:00am – 11:00am / $599
Option 2: Mondays, 11:15am – 1:15pm / $599
Winter: January 7 – February 11, 2019
Spring: April 22 – June 3, 2019*
Fall: September 9 – October 14, 2019
*No class May 27, 2019
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.
10 WEEK INTRO COMMERCIAL DESIGN
Mondays, 1:00pm – 5:00pm / $1,395
Spring: April 8 – June 17, 2019*
*No class May 27, 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.
6 WEEK BUSINESS & ENTREPRENEURSHIP FUNDAMENTALS
Mondays, 5:30pm – 7:30pm / $399
Winter: January 21 – February 25, 2019
Spring: April 15 – May 20, 2019
Fall: September 23 – October 28, 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.
6 WEEK KITCHEN & BATH DESIGN
Mondays, 9:30am – 11:30am / $499
Winter: March 4 – April 15, 2019*
Spring: June 10 – July 15, 2019
Fall: October 21 – December 2, 2019**
*No class March 25, 2019
**No school 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.
7 WEEK REVIT
Tuesdays, 5:00pm – 7:30pm / $499
Spring: April 16 – May 28, 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.
7 WEEK SKETCHUP
Fridays, 9:00am – 11:30am / $599
Winter: January 25 – March 8, 2019
Spring: April 26 – June 14, 2019*
Fall: October 4 – November 15, 2019
*No class June 7, 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.
6 WEEK ADOBE PHOTOSHOP, ILLUSTRATOR & INDESIGN
Fridays, 1:45pm – 3:45pm / $599
Winter: January 11 – February 15, 2019
Spring: April 12 – May 17, 2019
Fall: September 13 – October 18, 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.
8 WEEK FURNITURE DESIGN & FABRICATION
Mondays, 2:00pm – 6:00pm / $1,450
Winter: February 18 – April 15, 2019*
*No class March 25, 2019
In this intensive 8-week course, students will build a chair, bench, stool, folding chair, or another piece of furniture that can be used for seating. Students will have the flexibility to be creative and experimental during the design phase. Students should expect to gain an understanding of the design and building process and will learn to use“prototype” language. Three skilled maker facilitators will be present and can accommodate up to 6 students total.
5 WEEK PATTERN PRINTING – NEW!
Mondays, 2:00pm – 6:00pm / $999
Winter: January 14 – February 11, 2019
In this 5-session series you’ll learn all the basics of screenprinting, and then expand to large repeating patterns. No experience with screenprinting is necessary in order to be successful in this course, we start from the ground up. Image prep, screen prep, printing, and cleaning are all covered on day 1 and after that we apply those skills to repeating patterns: how to create a pattern using digital and analog methods and how to print that pattern onto a flat surface, designing your own textiles, wallpaper, wrapping paper, upholstery, tapestries, draperies, and much more.
3-DAY STAGING CERTIFICATION COURSE
Saturday – Monday, 9:00am – 5:00pm / $1,195
Winter: March 2 – March 4, 2019
Summer: July 13 – July 15, 2019
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.
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