Kickstart your Interior Design Studies

To help students get started on their Online Certificate Interior Design projects.

To help students power-start their online Certificate Interior Design Projects and create personal study momentum

Course Description

Kickstart your interior design studies with this one day inspirational course that includes a networking opportunity.  Students will gain a thorough understanding of the steps taken by professional interior designers to create unique schemes that reflect their client’s lifestyle and preferences.  

This is a practical day that covers the design process and creative sourcing. To take advantage of KLC’s excellent location in the Design Centre - Chelsea Harbour, students can also look forward to guided showroom visits.  The course will be concluded with an inspirational talk and networking over a glass of wine.

Topics covered

  • The Design Process including:
    • Client Brief
    • Design Analysis
    • The Design Statement
    • Keeping a Project Journal,
    • Practical workshops
  • Creative Sourcing
  • Developing a Decorative Scheme
  • Showroom visits with talk on showroom etiquette and how to use a showroom
  • An inspirational talk from an industry expert
  • Networking with fellow Online students and Open Learning team over a glass of wine.

This course is particularly suitable for students studying Sections 1 and 2 of the Online Certificate in Interior Design.

Student testimonials from the inaugural January 2019 Kick Start course

“Absolutely brilliant hands on approach that brings the online course closer..” KMT

“Very motivating and inspiring and a pleasure to meet other students. Fantastic opportunity to meet tutors and benefit from their obvious experience.” CT

“ An imperative addition to the online study. It’s given me the skills, confidence, and contacts to confidently continue my studies.” LC


All materials for this course are included in the course fee including refreshments and a delicious light lunch will be provided on the day of the course.

Details for Booking

DateDay of weekTimeDurationCostLocationAction
Wednesday 10.00 - 16.00 1 day £190 Chelsea Harbour
Tuesday 10.00 - 16.00 1 day £190 Chelsea Harbour
Wednesday 10.00 - 16.00 1 day £190 Chelsea Harbour