Course Descriptions: Interior Redesign/Decorating


Certified/Live $1795
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Do you love creating beautiful rooms? Do you walk through houses on the market and realize they will never sell because they need help? Perhaps you want to add new services to your existing business. Combine three of The-DSA’s most powerful and comprehensive curriculums in this powerful class. Gain confidence and a host of new ideas for color, placement, decorating and staging resulting in beautiful rooms every time. You will understand how to begin the decorating process by focusing on what the client already owns blended with the art of placement. Now add a true understanding of decorating, color and placement and you are ready to make money and delight your clients. This class is the longest running class that combines all three of these focuses.

What is Redesign? Using what the client already has to change a space with placement and creative applications.

What is Interior Decorating? The art of creating a beautiful room combining what the client already has with color, shopping and creativity and smart selections that coordinate with the homeowners’ style and budget.  This class highlight all the aspects of decorating providing you a strong foundation. One Day Decorating,  although this is certainly decorating, the key difference is the surprise element for the client as you don’t have them pre-approve every purchase as you would with full-service decorating.

Designations earned include certifications in Interior Redesign and Interior Decorating

For a very well-rounded approach to this class, we encourage you to add the Confident Color System Class, as color is the root of all projects and an easy way to get your foot in the door of future clients.  The One Day Decorating/Redesign class combined with the Confident Color System  will take your good eye for color and design to provide even more revenue opportunities.

Tuition Includes: Variety of learning materials and support materials sent to you in an e-format.  You will also receive a student kit in the mail with a variety of support  Learn­ing Aids, Pro­fes­sional Color Deck, Affil­i­ate Dis­counts, Hands On Exer­cises in Real Homes, Port­fo­lio Tes­ti­mo­ni­als, Port­fo­lio Before and After Pho­tos and Trans­porta­tion to Client Homes.

CLASS AGENDA:
•Dec­o­rat­ing Ele­ments and Principles

•12 Steps to Per­fect Redesign

•Creating a Concept Board

•Con­fi­dent Consultation System

•Power of Placement

•Dec­o­rat­ing in the Zone™

•Room Shapes, Focal Points, Ceil­ing Heights

•Accessorizing Walls, Tabletops and Book­cases

•Color Con­fi­dence

•The Right Tools

•Build­ing a Port­fo­lio & Pho­tog­ra­phy Tips

•Budget Setting and Hands On Shop­ping Experience with the Confident Shopping System

•Whole­sale vs. Retail Shopping


•Busi­ness Start Up Guide
BUSINESS AND MARKETING

•Nam­ing Your Business and Domain Name

•Iden­tify your Legal Structure

•Tar­get Mar­ket Analysis

•Pric­ing Your Services

•Addi­tional Rev­enue Streams

•Show­cas­ing your Certifications

•Mar­ket­ing and Advertising

•Brand­ing: Logo, Press, Blogs, etc.

•Social Media Integration

•Additional Revenue Streams

•Kindred Spirit Marketing

 

 

 

 

 

 5 Day Interior Redesign, Interior Decorating & Home Staging
Certified/Live
Five Day Class

$3550

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All students receive a FREE Apple iPad designed exclusively for The-DSA

Take the 5-day Intensive professional training program, to become certified in three areas of Interior Redesign, Home Staging, and One-Day Decorating. Class tuition is just $3550 for comprehensive and hands-on training incorporating YOUR FREE iPad, all training materials and hands-on training in real homes.  Build your own business doing what you love. By the time class wraps, you will several portfolio photos and testimonials to showcase your work (class projects are an excellent way to start building your portfolio), your services and YOU.

 

Do you love creating beautiful rooms?  Do you walk through houses on the market and realize they will never sell because they need help?  Perhaps you want to add new services to your existing business. Combine three of The-DSA’s most powerful and comprehensive curriculums in this powerful  class. Gain confidence and a host of new ideas

for  color, placement, decorating and staging which will result in beautiful rooms every time. This class combines classroom and field work in real homes for real clients. Understand how to begin the decorating process by focusing on what the client already owns blended with the art of placement.  Now add a true understanding decorating, color and placement and you are ready to make money and delight your clients.  This class is the longest running class that combines all three of these focuses.

What is One Day Decorating?
The art of creating a beautiful room combining what the client already has with color, shopping and  creativity.  Although this is certainly decorating, the key difference is the surprise element for the client as you don’t have them pre-approve every purchase as you would with full-service decorating.

What is Redesign?  Using what the client already has to change a space with placement and creative applications.

What is Home Staging? The art of preparing a house for sale by maximizing the selling features of the house.  It is critical that the staging provider not only understands good design principles but also the target and housing market as it pertains to the property.

Designations earned include certifications in One Day Decorating, Redesign, Staging from The-DSA, ADE and RESA

Tuition Includes: Free iPad loaded with Manuals and Workbook, Forms, Learning Aids and Apps. Pro­fes­sional Color Deck, Affil­i­ate Dis­counts, Hands-On Experiences in Real Homes, Tes­ti­mo­ni­als, Port­fo­lio Before and After Pho­tos and Trans­porta­tion to Client Homes plus meals while on the project.

Class Agenda:

  • Dec­o­rat­ing Ele­ments and Principles
  • 12 Steps to Per­fect Redesign
  • Creating a Concept Board
  • Con­fi­dent Consultation System
  • Power of Placement
  • Dec­o­rat­ing in the Zone™
  • Room Shapes, Focal Points, Ceil­ing Heights
  • Accessorizing Walls, Tabletops and Book­cases
  • Color Con­fi­dence
  • The Right Tools
  • Build­ing a Port­fo­lio & Pho­tog­ra­phy Tips
  • Budget Setting and Hands On Shop­ping Experience with the Confident Shopping System
  • Whole­sale vs. Retail Shopping

Busi­ness and Marketing

  • Busi­ness Start Up Guide
  • Nam­ing Your Business and Domain Name
  • Iden­tify your Legal Structure
  • Tar­get Mar­ket Analysis
  • Pric­ing Your Services
  • Addi­tional Rev­enue Streams
  • Show­cas­ing your Certifications
  • Mar­ket­ing and Advertising
  • Brand­ing: Logo, Press, Blogs, etc.
  • Social Media Integration
  • Additional Revenue Streams
  • Kindred Spirit Marketing

UPCOMING CLASSES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5-6 Day Confident Color System/Interior Redesign, Interior Decorating, Home Staging
Certified/Live
Six Day Class, Four Certification
Fee: $3999
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Combine The-DSA’s most powerful and comprehensive components in the Confident Color System, Interior Redesign, Interior Decorating and Home Staging.  Gain confidence and a host of new ideas for  color, placement, and decorating, resulting in beautiful rooms every time. Understanding how to begin the decorating process by focusing on what the client already owns blended with the art of placement.  Now add a true understanding of how to implement color and you are ready to make money and delight your clients.  This class is the longest running class of its kind in the USA.   Interior Decorating/Redesign combined with the Confident Color System and Home Staging can deliver a brand new room regardless of budget.

WHO:Interior Decorators, Interior Designers, Beginning Entrepreneurs, Redesigners, Stagers, Interior Rearrangers, Color Consultants, Architects, Artists, Painting Contractors, Drapery Workrooms, Decorating Dabblers, and more

WHAT: Six Days-Classroom plus hands-on 3 Hand on Projects in homes and classroom

WHERE:Multiple Locations-Check Schedule

PREREQUISITES: A love for decorating, color and home staging

DESIGNATIONS: Earn Certifications in Confident Color, Interior Redesign, Interior Decorating, Home Staging designations from The-DSA

CLASS OVERVIEW 

Begins with 2 days devoted to the Confident Color System which then segues into the Interior Redesign, Interior Decorating and Home Staging.  This class blends classroom and hands-on training.

  • The Confident Color System Class
  • Redesign 101-Redesign –Decorating -Staging– differences and similarities
  • The Power of Placement
  • Decorating in the Zone™
  • Room Shapes, Focal Points, Ceiling Heights
  • Eight Elements of Good Design
  • Problem Solving with Placement
  • Decorating Principles that Rock
  • Tablescapes, Bookshelves, and Rugs
  • The Art of Accessorizing
  • Decorating Ideas-“I never would have thought of that!”
  • Tools to make your Job Easier and Safer
  • Building a Portfolio-Photography Tips
  • Business Start-up Guide- licenses, tax id, insurance
  • Naming your Business
  • Identifying your Target market
  • Pricing your Services
  • Fitting your Business to your Lifestyle
  • Additional Revenue Streams
  • Credentials and Certifications
  • Marketing through Credibility versus Visibility
  • Press Releases, Blogs, Websites, Branding
  • Kindred Spirit Marketing
  • Presentations that Rock and Attract Clients
  • Advertising-Free, How to Attract Media Exposure- Print Advertising

UPCOMING CLASSES