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About Our Program

VA Approved Program

This 35-hour certificate program is designed to provide a better understanding of the interior design and decoration business. This program is ideal for individuals interested in advancing or changing their careers, as well as the general public.

Courses must be taken in sequential order:

Coming this fall!

1. Interior Design - Basics

Open to everyone, you will learn an overview of the interior design and decoration business, and career options. From layout and traffic patterns to trades skills and tools, you will learn through hands-on projects and field trips to Jordan’s Furniture in Avon. Additional material fees discussed 1st night of class. Must complete all 3 courses to receive certificate.

2. Interior Design - Color & Materials

In this 2nd course, learn the resources and materials available to help interior designers make decisions about room layout, function and feel. From fabrics and floor materials to the effect of various colors and color combinations, you will learn the critical element of design.

Web | 28365 | $289
Tuesday | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4/12/2022 – 5/17/2022
Instructor: Eileen Avidon

Note: This course is offered online using learning management system (Canvas) and video conference program (Zoom) on scheduled days and times and in-person at the Canton Campus, Room C135 on April 26th and offsite on May 10th. Internet and webcam required.

3. Interior Design - Layouts/Blueprints

In this 3rd course, learn to design and layout interior rooms utilizing blueprints. From basic blueprinting to scaling and problem-solving skills, you will apply all learned design and blue print concepts to produce your final project, a completely designed room.

C124| 51580 | $249
Tuesday | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5/24/2022
Instructor: Eileen Avidon


Additional Courses

Designing Summer Interiors

Coming Spring 2023!

Do you wish you could redesign your living space for the summer? Would you like to feel the great outdoors when you walk into your rooms or into your summer cottage? Whether for personal use or to expand your Interior Design Business, learn the techniques of using color, fabric design, and layout to lighten and lift interiors for the summer season.

Learn the Tricks of Home Staging

Coming this fall!

Whether you are selling your home on your own or working with a Realtor, find out how to prepare a home for sale using up-to-date methods to make the home more appealing to buyers. Industry statistics say homes sell faster when they are professionally staged. In this course, you will learn how to use various techniques including, decluttering, rearranging furniture & accessories and making simple adjustments to make a home more visually appealing to buyers. With these new skills, you could see quicker sales and higher returns.


About Our Instructor(s)

Eileen Avidon is a professional interior designer credentialed at New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology. She has been teaching design skills to the sales staff for Jordan’s Furniture for 32 Years, and has taught at Massasoit for 15 years.

Note: Students registering for non-credit classes must be fully vaccinated two weeks prior to the course start date. Students must submit proof of vaccination at time of registration or may submit an accommodation request.

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Certificate of Completion

A certificate will be awarded upon successful completion of all three courses.