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Interior Design Instructor Qualifications-ARCHIVE

Interior Design Instructor Qualifications prior to April 2018:

ID Instructor Requirements:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree, 5 years professional experience in the field, and 1 year teaching experience

Revised Date: 6/26/1995

  • Demonstrated competence for Interior Design is determined on a course-by-course basis. For each course, the instructor must have minimum of five years professional experience in interior design or related field. Related fields may include by are not limited to: architecture, kitchen and bath design, lighting design, textiles, or similar.

Revised Date: 3/07/2005

ID 125 Computer Drafting for Interior Designers using Chief Architect Software:

  • The candidate shall have at least 5 years of full-time professional experience in the field of interior design.
  • The candidate shall have at least 3 years of professional experience using Chief Architect software, and is able to produce a portfolio of work generated in professional practice.
  • In addition, it is preferred that the candidate has taken at least one training class given by the manufacturer of the software or through an accredited institution.
  • The candidate must demonstrate at least two years of teaching experience, or two years of leadership and training experience in lieu of teaching experience, or an equivalent combination.
Related Instruction:

ID 125 Computer Drafting for Interior Design  (RI in Computation)

  • Instructor must have 3-4 years industry experience in CAD drafting programs.
  • Instructor must be fluent in the CAD drafting program.

Approved: December 2010