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MDF40122 Certificate IV in Interior Decoration

Learn the Skills to Provide Practical Interior Decorating Services for Your Career or Business

Turn your passion for décor into a career with the MDF40122 Certificate IV in Interior Decoration. Perfect for aspiring interior designers.

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Study for a minimum of 9.5 hours per week to complete modules in 24 months.
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Course Overview

Course Modules

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Career Outcomes

  • Independent/Freelance Interior Decoration Consultant (Styling Services, Colour Consultant) 
  • Junior Interior Designer 
  • Retail Assistant (tiling, homewares, lighting, soft furnishings, custom kitchen and bathroom fit-outs)

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Course Entry Requirements

This course does not require specific formal education qualifications. However, you must be a minimum of 18 years old to enrol. Please note that this course is not open to student visa holders. For personalised assistance and more information, please enquire now.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

The course provider values the diverse skills and expertise you may have gained from various sources. These experiences can be acknowledged through the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process. For a more comprehensive understanding of the RPL procedure or to discuss your RPL options, please enquire now.

About The Course

Shape Up Your Career as You Transform Spaces: Start with a Certificate IV in Interior Decoration

Do your friends and family seek your help in rearranging furniture and choosing colours to transform their spaces? Do you always love watching home makeover shows and TV series and wish you had the skills to pursue an interior decoration career? If these questions resonate with you, then the MDF40122 Certificate IV in Interior Decoration course will equip you with the necessary skills and knowledge you need to get qualified in interior design and decoration industry.

This nationally recognised course is meticulously structured to cover all the essential aspects of interior decoration. You'll delve into the fundamentals of design elements and principles, exploring colour theory, spatial planning, and styling. The course also covers units that will educate you on utilising industry-standard software for 2D and 3D drawing, providing you with a well-rounded skill set. You'll gain hands-on experience selecting furniture, fittings, and accessories, ensuring you're well-equipped to meet client needs.

Upon completing this course, many career paths unfold before you. You could embark on a journey as an Interior Decorator, Stylist, Colour Consultant, or Visual Merchandiser, among others. Each role allows you to bring your unique vision to life, transforming spaces and impacting lives through your creative flair. So, are you ready to embark on this exciting journey? Enquire now and step into a world where your creativity knows no bounds. Your dream career in interior decoration awaits!


"Easy to apply, the communication was great whenever I needed help and the content was relevant to my future career. Easy payment plans available, which helped me a lot." - Michelle