2022-23 Calendar

Interior Decorating Certificate

This 162-hour program provides students with comprehensive training in interior decorating and planning for residential and commercial environments. Students will learn to analyze, develop, coordinate and implement interior decorating plans with style and confidence. This program may lead to entry-level positions in retail sales or interior decorating.

Admission Requirements

  • Grade 12 or equivalent, or mature student status (at least 19 years of age and out of full-time senior secondary study for at least one year), or completion of the GED, or the Adult Basic Education Advanced Level certificate.


IND 01 Introduction to Interior Decorating
IND 02 Working With Floor Plans
IND 03 Perspective Drawing
IND 04 Drawing and Colour Rendering
IND 05 Using Colour in Your Home
IND 06 Fabrics and Furnishings
IND 07 Lighting, Accessories and Art
IND 08 Materials for Surface Finishes
IND 09 The Final Project

Graduation Requirements

Students must pass each component with a minimum grade of 60% to receive a certificate.

Program Area:

Continuing Studies

Campus (Intake):

  • Vernon (Sep)




  • Part-Time


2022-23: $1,803
plus applicable textbooks and/or materials


Blended, face to face with some online

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Okanagan College Calendar: Printed 12/10/2022