Project Management

project management course for interior design diploma students


This course is for interior designers that would like to understand the processes of managing a project on their own and promoting their business. Whilst we must note all companies have their own processes, when taking on a full interior design project without support, one must follow certain processes to complete a project successfully. Throughout this course templates will be given on all topics mentioned below, real project files will be shared as well as recommended suppliers.

  • What does the course cover?

    Topic 1

    • Setting up your own business

    •Getting seen in the market

    • Social media and free advertising

    • Knowing which clients to work with

    • Web and brochure design

    Topic 2

    • How to charge a client

    • Fee structures and templates

    • Interior Design contracts with clients

    • How to manage relationships with clients

    • Creating boundaries and healthy relationships

    • Understanding the scope of work

    Topic 3

    • Relationships with suppliers

    • Areas where designers make money

    • Recommended Contractors and fit out agencies

    • The processes of design

    • After the design stage

    • How to quote for a full project

    Topic 4

    • Scheduling work

    • Timelines

    • Order of work processes

    • Dealing with government entities

    • Releasing payments

    • The snag list

  • Dates

    • June 17th  to  July 8th Monday – In Studio 9:00AM to 1:00PM

    • June 23rd  to  July 14th Sunday – In Studio 1:30AM to 5:30PM

    Evening Class

    •  June 17th  to  July 10th Monday & Wednesday – In Studio 7:00PM to 9:00PM

  • Cost

    2500 AED

  • Available for online training?


  • Requirements

    No pre-requisite needed

  • Materials

    Scale ruler, tracing paper, graph paper, double sided tape, metal ruler, Stanley knife, scissors, glue, A4 white paper, A2 foam board

  • Internship & Work

    Internships and the work placement program is only in conjunction with the Professional Practice Diploma. If you would like work placements it is recommended to take the higher Diploma.