Certificate in Building Regulations in Interior Design

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Microcredential / Short Course
One Semester
Validated by
Blended Learning
Dublin Main Campus
NFQ Level
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Course Overview

Advance and enhance your knowledge, skills and competencies in Building Regulations relating to interior design

Delivered by the Design Faculty, this course has been created for people who come from an interior design background and who wish to advance and enhance their knowledge in Building Regulations by identifying relevant regulations and gain a broad understanding of their requirements.

This part-time 5 ECTS NFQ level 6 certificate comprises a single-module; Building Regulations in Interior Design, which is delivered across one semester.

Option to further your studies by progressing onto the BA in Interior Architecture & Design course

Intake Dates

  • Dublin - Blended - February 2025

Course Details

Building Regulations in Interior Design

  • Introducing the Building Regulations
  • Understanding Building Regulations relevance in designing Interiors
  • Designing with the Building Regulations
  • Introduce Health and Safety Regulations and understand Designer Risk Assessments.

Course Contact

If you have any questions please get in touch with us at [email protected] or 01 415 0429.


This course is scheduled to commence in February 2025 at Griffith College Dublin's Main Campus.

This part-time programme runs one evening per week from 8.00pm-9.30pm (online) for 8 weeks and 3 Saturdays (2.00pm-5.00pm). On Campus over 8 Weeks. 

Year 2025

Dates are to be confirmed. Please contact [email protected]

How to Apply

Minimum 5 O6s/H7s in the Irish Leaving Certificate (to include a minimum of grade O6/H7 in English or Irish and grade O6/H7/F2 in Mathematics), or equivalent qualification.




FECAC Level 5 Full Award                                                                                                                                  

Applicants who are over the age of 23 may apply on the basis of previous work experience and a demonstration of commitment to further education.


English Language
Applicants from countries where English is not the first language will also be required to provide evidence of sufficient English Language abilities.


Please note that not all study modes may be offered at all times; for confirmation, refer to the Intake dates on the Overview tab.

Tuition Fees

Study Mode: Part-Time

Total Fee Dublin: € 891.00

An Academic Administration Fee of €250 is payable each September at the start of term. For students starting in the January/February term, €125 is payable in February, and then €250 will be payable each September from then onwards

(Inclusive of Tuition Fee EUR700.00, Academic Administration Fee EUR125.00,  2% Learner Protection Charge (EUR16.50 ) and EUR50.00 QQI Award fee)


Graduates from this course may develop their skills further by progressing onto the BA in Interior Architecture & Design course at Griffith College and will be considered for exemptions.