Start your business as an interior designer!
Trendimi Limited

Interior Design with Business Strategy & Accounting

Trendimi Limited
Prezzo Emagister

680 € 19 
*Prezzo Orientativo
Importo originale in GBP:
£ 599  £ 17

Informazioni importanti

Tipologia Corso
Metodologia Online
Ore di lezione 180h
Durata 45
Inizio Scegli data
Campus online
Invio di materiale didattico
Servizio di consultazione
  • Corso
  • Online
  • 180h
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  • Campus online
  • Invio di materiale didattico
  • Servizio di consultazione

Interior design is a stimulating and rewarding profession. It challenges your creativity, ingenuity, practicality and inspiration. It’s also great fun! You’ll learn about design principles, how to create the structure to your project and formulated a design concept, before moving on to the more fun element such as fabrics, textures & patterns and balancing space and function with style.

You’ll also get in depth knowledge on running, marketing and managing your interior design business in a professional way. Our focused and specialized course modules will walk you through accounting and bookkeeping step-by-step, making sure you leave this course confident and ready to tackle the financial world. Our comprehensive marketing section will teach you the essential elements to your marketing strategy and put a lot of emphasis on how to use the most up to date online marketing tools so you know how to keep the advantage over your competition.

We know starting a new business can be a daunting prospect, so we’ve included a range of business modules to make sure you’re confident in areas of setting up and running a business.

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In this course, immerse yourself in the fundamentals, design concepts and practical implementation of becoming an interior designer and running a business. You will learn:

How to analyze a space for design
What elements to consider first
What to take into account when choosing design features
How to working with practical building features and utilities
How to use a space & flow chart to plan your project
The importance of basic accounting practices
Keeping and balancing a business payroll
Keeping track of cash and balancing currency
Proper bookkeeping practices
Trusted principles and theory behind marketing
Setting up a marketing and business plan
Branding your business
Online and social media marketing
Running sales campaigns
Introduction to market research
Funding and setting up essential support structures
Creating a business plan and launching your business

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Cosa impari in questo corso?

Business Strategy
Social Media
Business Plan
Financial Training
Sales Training
Interior Design


Module 1: Introduction to Interior Design 
What is Interior Design? 
Qualities & skills of an Interior Designer 
Brief history of modern Interior Design 
Becoming an Interior Designer 
Descriptive design terms 
Meeting your clients 

Module 2: Design principles 
Define your tasks 
Interfacing with other disciplines 
Design concept 
Drawings & plans 
Six design principles 
Finding inspiration 

Module 3: Project overview 
Design steps 
Working with the team 
Payment strategies 
Project management tips
Design evaluation 
Common design challenges 

Module 4: Design elements 
Colors, accessories & their significance 
Spatial relationships & proportion 
Scale & balance 
Texture, patterns & fabrics 
Line & form 
The user’s experience – sight, sound, smell, taste & touch 

Module 5: Design elements 
Choosing a suitable color scheme 
Choosing flooring and & wall décor 
Choosing & placing furniture 
Choosing window dressings 
Choosing & placing lighting 
Choosing accessories & soft furnishings 

Module 6: Room by room design 
Living room 
Kid’s room 

Module 7: Popular interior styles 
Shabby Chic 
New York Style 
Parisian Style 
New England 

Module 8 : Sustainable design
Design & the environment
Environmental policy
Responsible sourcing of raw materials
Climate change
Health & safety

Module 9 : Presenting your ideas
Use of perspective
Using the color wheel
Pencil sketching
Computer aided design
Mood boards

Module 10 : Managing Interior Design business
Maintaining professional relationships
Charging fees
Preparing a portfolio
Marketing your business
Low cost marketing techniques
Setting up a website
Blogging Social media
Free PR

Module 11 : Beginning accounting
History of accounting
Why is accounting important?
Decisions you must make Jargon, or how to speak like an accountant

Module 12 : Types of accounting
Financial accounting
Management accounting
Tax accounting

Module 13 : Making sense of your accounts
The accounting cycle
Using computers for accounting
How does computerized accounting work?

Module 14 : Keeping inventory and tracking sales
Purpose of inventory
Keeping up with inventory
Keeping track of sales
Balancing cash

Module 15 : Controlling and managing expenses
How to control expenses
Balancing your payroll
Long-term asset acquisitions
Financial liabilities

Module 16 : Avoiding illegal accounting
Improper accounting procedures
Avoiding shortcuts
Famous accounting scandals

Module 17 : Introduction to bookkeeping
Importance of bookkeeping
Single-entry bookkeeping
Double-entry bookkeeping

Module 18 : Proper bookkeeping
Balancing and testing your book
How to adjust entries
Financial statement preparation
Profit analysis
Liquidity, and how to test it
Why is internal control important?

Module 19 : Tracking & reporting taxes
What are business taxes?
How to report year-end numbers to the government
Finishing and closing your books

Module 20 : Handling an audit
External auditor
Internal auditor
Cost auditor
Performance audit
Quality audits

Module 21 : Marketing
What is marketing?
Customers needs and wants
Marketing research
Market research: what to look at and where to find it
Segmentation Positioning
The 4 Ps – Product, Price, Place, Promotion
Three more Ps – People, Process, Physical environment
Product development
Pricing strategy
Credit and payment terms
Promotion channels
How to distribute your products, B2B marketing
After sales service – handling complaints and returns

Module 22 : Your Marketing Plan
Why have a marketing plan?
Essential components for a marketing plan
Sample marketing plan

Module 23 : Low cost marketing techniques
Business image
Increase your visibility in your community
Build a mailing list
Business networking

Module 24 : Developing your brand
Brand identity
Brand name and logo
Building your brand personality
Believe in your brand and your customers will too

Module 25 : Your website
Why do you need a website?
Setting up a website
Creating good content
The copy
Search engine optimisation, SEO
Website analytics
Benefits of blogging

Module 26 : Social Media and Online Marketing
What is online marketing?
The power of social media
Rules of engagement
Prepare a social media marketing plan
Manage your online presence
How to be likeable on social media
A picture is worth a thousand words
Google +
Email marketing

Module 27 : Public Relations and Advertising
Look for PR opportunities
Writing an effective press release
Radio/Press interview
Generate newsworthy ideas

Module 28 : Sales
Sales campaigns
Your sales pitch
Lead generation
Pay per click advertising (PPC) and selling online

Module 29 : Preparation – Before you start your business
Self-assessment. Are you an entrepreneur?
Market Research and competition analysis
Developing, assessing and testing your idea
Funding – how to finance your business idea
Availing of help

Module 30 : Preparation – Introduction to Marketing
Income sources and pricing
Marketing, advertising, promotion
Building your marketing and sales strategy
Make full use of technology

Module 31 : Setting up your business
Your business structure
Business name, brands and intellectual property
Registering the business

Module 32 : Running your business
Budgets and cash flow
Accounting, record keeping and taxes
Business bank account and online banking
Arranging finance
Home based business
Staff, motivation and training

Module 33 : Business Plan
What is a business plan and why do you need one?
Sections in the business plan
Access help to write your plan

Module 34 : Launching your business
Planning a successful business launch
Time management and delegation
Personal development
Building your business network