Educational Opportunities

    IDS offers a variety of educational opportunities for Residential Interior Designers and professionals in the Residential Interior Design Industry. 

    Webinars and In-Person CEUs 

    Online webinars and in-person CEUs are offered throughout the year. You can visit the IDCEC website to search for approved webinars.


    IDS hosts conferences throughout the year around the country. Conferences allow designers to earn CEUs at educational seminars and workshops, network with other designers, gain invaluable information on the latest trends and news in the residential interior design industry, and connect with vendors. IDS offers educational seminars at High Point Market in April and October every year. 

    Educational Tours

    Experience another country's culture or visit beautiful places in the US. Educational Tours are a wonderful opportunity to see inspiring design firsthand and explore a variety of architectural landmarks and beautifully decorated interiors. Previous tours have included Tuscany, Italy and Paris, France. Home shows have been included on the educational tours including the Maison Objet in Paris and the Milan Macef in Italy.