British Institute of Interior Design
Even after qualification, developing knowledge and skills is an important part of a creative career. For interior designers, CPD resources are provided by BIID.
The British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) is a professional organisation, supporting good design and professional competence for UK interior designers. Its membership of interior designers represents both the commercial and residential sectors, from heritage to cutting edge.
Resources for interior designers
The British Institute of Interior Design provide a number of online resources for people developing a career in interior design:
- Calendar of CPD events
- Directory of CPD providers
- Calendar of interior design exhibitions
- Database of product and service suppliers for interior designers
Developing an interior design career
Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is the way all professionals maintain and update their knowledge and skills after qualification. In addition to entry requirements which assess training, experience and professionalism, BIID also require their members to continue professional development throughout their career.
CPD provides an opportunity to update personal and professional skills, a platform to engage with experts in the industry and a forum for the exchange ideas and best practice.
Find out more about BIID's CPD resources for interior design.
Membership of The British Institute of Interior Design
BIID is owned and governed by its elected members. Membership provides opportunities to network with other designers and suppliers.
All applicants are assessed for suitability according to criteria which is intended to ensure a high quality membership; one of professional quality and creative ability.
Find out more about joining The British Institute of Interior Design