Oops! Sorry!!


This site doesn't support Internet Explorer. Please use a modern browser like Chrome, Firefox or Edge.

In collaboration with:

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.

What you will learn

The aim of this course is to provide the knowledge, processes and tools you need when working on residential projects with builders or developers.


After completing the course you will be able to:

-Work confidently with builders and developers

-Create beautiful mood boards

-Create beautiful sample boards (or material boards) using three different approaches

-Write a professional specification report

-Nurture your client in order to get great reviews, repeat business and/or referrals

Course Curriculum

This course has 18 video lessons which are recorded and lasts a maximum of 7 minutes. You need to commit at least 1.5 hours of your time to successfully complete the course and get your certificate of completion.

START LEARNING | Bundle 4
START LEARNING | Bundle 5
  • LESSON 1

  • Introduction

  • LESSON 2

  • Projects with builders: booking the appointment

  • LESSON 3

  • Projects with builders: sourcing samples (if applicable)

  • LESSON 4

  • Projects with builders: DAY 1 | The brief with the client

  • LESSON 5

  • Projects with builders: DAY 1 | Colour selection (interiors)

  • LESSON 6

  • Projects with builders: tasks to finish before Day 2

  • LESSON 7

  • Projects with builders: Day 2 - Colour selection (exteriors)

  • LESSON 8

  • Projects with builders: discuss payment and explain next steps

  • LESSON 9

  • Projects with builders: tasks to finish the day after the appointment

  • LESSON 10

  • Projects with builders: nurturing the client and the builder

  • LESSON 11

  • Projects with developers: the project brief

  • LESSON 12

  • Projects with developers: working on the project - stage 1

  • LESSON 13

  • Projects with developers: working on the project - stage 2

  • LESSON 14

  • Projects with developers: nurturing the developer

  • LESSON 15

  • Guidelines for creating mood boards

  • LESSON 16

  • Guidelines for creating sample (or material) boards

  • LESSON 17

  • Process: How to create a mood board digitally

  • LESSON 18

  • Process: How to create a mood board by hand

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Can I do this course individually?

  • No. You can only do this course with bundles 4 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.

© Colour Palette Training and Consultancy 2021