Certificate IV in Interior Decoration - International Students (Certificate IV)

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About Certificate IV in Interior Decoration - International Students at Melbourne Polytechnic

Beautify, adorn and enhance your future with a Certificate IV in Interior Decoration. Establish your own interior design business or use your consulting skills for high-end clients in the fascinating world of interior decoration and design.

Design the perfect career

The interior design industry is booming as people look to make their domestic and commercial spaces aesthetically pleasing and comfortable. You will thrive in this profession if you have a great eye for detail and like to stamp your own design on home and business restoration and refitting.

We teach you core principles and techniques needed to start your career in interior design. Learn how to research and use CAD design, analyse and apply colour, visual design practice and media techniques, all taught by our qualified and experienced design teachers.

Industry connections and resources

Our knowledgeable and industry-experienced staff focus on your progress throughout the course, providing one-on-one personal attention to ensure that you are industry ready.

We have a variety of excellent industry contacts and affiliations, including the Design Institute of Australia, HBA and Associates for internships and a range of retailers, designers and decorators, ensuring that you have the best start to developing your career in the interior design industry.

Employment outcomes

Possible career outcomes on completion of Certificate IV in Interior Decoration, include:

  • interior decorator
  • colour consultant
  • interior stylist
  • sales


You will be assessed through completing projects, assignments, and written and oral questioning.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You can seek RPL where your work or qualifications of an advanced and related nature have been undertaken. Academic Credit is granted on a case-by-case basis, according to our Academic Credit policy and associated procedures. Applications for Academic Credit will be assessed by relevant Melbourne Polytechnic academics and where appropriate, industry experts.


For any additional information on the Certificate IV in Interior Decoration, please contact an Education and Careers Advisor (ECA), on 03 9269 8400, or by email.

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