Ana Saiao, Trainer
With over 20 years of experience teaching and developing educational content, Ana finally found her calling by helping other creatives build and expand their skills and expertise in the colour design industry.
The aim of this course is to provide the knowledge, processes and tools you need to select harmonious interior and exterior colour schemes for commercial projects using a very simple and effective hands-on approach. Along with the step-by-step tutorials, you will also have access to one case-study.
After completing the course you will be able to:
-Engage with your client on the initial phone conversation knowing exactly what to ask and what to say
-Conduct the initial brief with your client in order to assess hue and tonal key preferences
-Apply three different approaches when selecting colours for a commercial project
-Determine the luminance contrast between two hues using our free tool 'luminance contrast calculator' (Australian standards)
-Write a professional specification report
-Nurture your client in order to get great reviews, repeat business and/or referrals
The phone conversation
Sourcing samples (if applicable)
Exteriors | Day 1 - The brief with the client & colour selection
Interiors | Day 1 - The brief with the client & colour selection
Tasks to finish before Day 2
Day 2 - Colour selection, payment and next steps
Tasks to finish after Day 2
Guidelines for selecting hue(s)
Guidelines for luminance contrast
Guidelines to write the specification report
Process: How to determine the luminance contrast between two hues (Australian standards)
Process: How to edit an image/floorplan with Canva
Process: How to colour match the branding colours using the brand identity guidelines
Can I do this course individually?
No. You can only do this course with bundles 3 and 5.
Are there any assessments?
No. This course doesn't have assessments.
When do I get a certificate of completion?
A certificate will be issued within 48h after completing all lessons in the course.
Do I have access to the slides of each lesson?
Yes. We provide a handout (pdf) for the course that has all the slides for all the lessons. We advise our students to print out the document before they start the course so they can take notes.
Can I ask questions about this course on the coaching calls?
Yes. You can clarify any topic discussed in the course as well as ask questions that come up on your day-to-day work life that also relate to the topic. We also welcome any relevant case-studies!
We ask our students to send us all their questions by email at least 24 hours before the coaching call.
What if I miss a coaching call?
It is okay if you miss any coaching call. The coaching calls will be recorded inside our exclusive Facebook community 'The Circle' so you can listen to the discussion anytime.
Do I have access to the coaching calls after the 6 month period?
You have free access to the coaching calls for a 6 month period. Once the course is completed you can continue the coaching calls by paying a monthly subscription fee of $4.99. You will be able to cancel your subscription any time.
Do I have access to the lessons after the 6 months period?
You only have free access to the learning platform for the maximum duration of the course (6 months).
What are the course prerequisites?
You must complete the courses (1) The step-by-step process for selecting colours for interiors - residential and (2) The step-by-step process for selecting colours for exteriors - residential in order to fully understand the content of this course.