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The Holistic Design Institute UK:
Based in Devon in the UK, The Holistic Design Institute is a specialist UK registered college that offers online / distance study courses that use colour and design as a healing art - to create beautiful, healthy and eco-friendly homes and gardens that offer support and healing to everyone who uses them. We offer specialist online courses in Holistic Interior Design, Healing Garden Design, Colour Therapeutics for Interiors, Transformative Therapy with art the music and other related fields. All of our Diplomas lead to an International qualification and are suitable for anyone looking for a new career using creative and design skills to create a more green, sustainable and caring community minded society. Our courses are suitable for anyone wanting to start a new exciting career in this growing field, or professionals who want to expand their knowledge and increase their client base. We welcome students from all over the world and give a personal and friendly service.

About the Holistic Design Institute:

Photo of Distance Learning Holistic / Design CoursesThe Holistic Design Institute was founded in 1992 by Suzy Chiazzari to provide for a more responsible and holistic approach to interior design and garden design. Suzy Chiazzari is a best-selling author, recognised as being a leader in the field of Holistic Design and Colour Therapy with over 25 years of experience. Suzy is an enthusiastic and sensitive tutor who guides you through the course with helpful comments and personal advice.

Why Choose The Holistic Design Institute?
- We are a specialist school with an excellent reputation.
- A choice of study modes, email, CD, workbooks (UK only) 
- Expert tuition and personal advice.
- Flexible submission dates. 
- HDI membership and post-graduation support.
- International qualification, study from anywhere in the world
- Start studying anytime and study at your own speed.
- Well presented colour course notes with practical content.

International Diploma Courses by distance learning:

- Holistic Interior Design Diploma
- Healing Garden Design Diploma
- Transformative Therapy Using Art and Music
- Colour Therapy for Interior Design
- Feng Shui consultant
- Japanese Garden Design

Holistic Design Institute award and membership:

Your Diploma qualification is awarded by the Holistic Design Institute that is a recognised registered UKRLP training provider. You will be able to practice anywhere in the world.
 
The Holistic Design Institute offers a free one year membership to the institute to our graduates who can use the initials MHDI after their name. We also offer after graduation support and social media forums for students and graduates.


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Address: 26 Kings Orchard, Totnes, Devon, England TQ9 5BX, UK & England
Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2019-10-20 were from:

victoria, Australia;   UAE;   Farnham, Surrey;   Oshawa, Canada;   BORDEAUX, France;   Lafayette, California, USA;   Harare, Zimbabwe;   Roanoke VA, USA;   New Zealand;   and more.
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