Topic Comparison Chart

Many students are unsure of the differences between a career in interior decorating and a career in home staging. Although similar, there are some key differences in the training needed to work in each field. Use the chart below to compare the content of QC’s Interior Decorating Course to the Home Staging Course, and find out which best suits your career goals.

Note that the Staging for Designers Course is a fast-track home staging course made for trained interior decorators. It does not include topics previously touched on in the Interior Decorating Course, allowing you to earn your staging certificate faster.

Interior Design
& Decorating

Discover how to create custom interiors from the ground up. You’ll learn to work with various clients and budgets, create floorplans, use wall treatments, and much more.

Home
Staging

Learn how to professionally stage homes to attract buyers and sell houses for the best market price. This unique double-certification class teaches you art of redesign and depersonalization.

Staging
for Designers

For trained interior decorators, this course allows you to earn your home staging certificate faster and at a lower cost. Discover the vital aspects of home staging, and learn how to prepare homes for sale.

Interior Design
& Decorating

Home
Staging

Staging
for Designers

The World of Design and Decorating
Working with Color
Painting with Watercolors
Contemporary Design Styles
Basic Design Materials
Modern Design Materials
Classic Design Styles
Designing with Textiles
Wall Treatments
Early American Styles
Global Design Styles
Lighting
Window Treatments
Accessorizing
Early 20th Century Design Styles
Late Modernist and Early 21st Century Design
Understanding Floorplans
Spacing Planning and Furniture Selection
Design Bedrooms
Kitchen Essentials
Kitchen Style
Designing Bathrooms
Final Design Project
Starting Your Own Business
Marketing and Promotion
Working with Clients
Professional Practice
Building Your Portfolio
Introduction to Home Staging
Decluttering and Depersonalizing
Curb Appeal
Final Staging Project
Real Estate Basics

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