Our Sydney campus is located in North Sydney, a central hub of train and bus networks with parking stations and metered parking nearby.

Often referred to as Sydney’s second CBD, North Sydney offers excellent fashion, food and commercial facilities.

At iscd you can get study our range of nationally accredited and industry driven diploma courses.


Our career courses have two intakes each year with courses commencing in February and July. Workshops are held throughout each term and in term breaks.

For all the details of when your preferred course commences, just click on the course link below.

Term Dates

We aim to structure our to coincide with school holidays as much as possible. Term dates can vary for each intake so please ensure you refer to your class syllabus that you receive in week 1 to check your holidays.

2018 Term Dates

Industry Diplomas (Surface, Styling, Colour, and Certificate IV in Design)

  1. Term 1: 5 February – 25 March
  2. Term 2: 30 April – 24 June
  3. Term 3: 23 July – 16 September
  4. Term 4: 15 October – 2 December

Interior Courses (Certificate IV in Interior Decoration and Diploma of Interior Design + Decoration)

  1. Term 1: 29 January – 1 April (Melbourne) 5 February – 8 April (Sydney)
  2. Term 2: 30 April – 1 July
  3. Term 3: 23 July – 23 September
  4. Term 4: 8 October – 9 December

**Dates differ between courses and are reference to week commencing on Mondays. If you’re class is on a Friday, it will be held the Friday following the date referenced.

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Going to class each week was a true highlight. I savoured being surrounded by beautiful and creative souls, each offering individual styles and influences in a nurturing and supportive environment, all while being mentored by inspiring educators.

Sally Cahalan,Surface Design Graduate

My husband said it was so great to see me really doing something that I was passionate about. I learnt so much about being a designer and the processes that are involved.

Alysia Samperi,Colour Design Graduate