Workshop-Applying interior design programmes to the painting profession

PaintingSkillsAcademy – Training
Activity/materials The use of interior design programmes in the painting profession
Identification number ?
Activity type Decision maker/Problem solving workshop
ECVET-Level —-
Area Interior designers need to work with painting professionals more and more often.

Should a painting professional be familiar with the visual design software used by interior designers?

When should designers and painting professionals start working together?

Target groups Theorists

Teachers, trainers


Entry requirements —–
Provider/training location Educational institution:Kecskeméti Szakképzési Centrum Gáspár András Technikum; 6000 2 Hunyadi János square, Kecskemét

Ceremonial Hall

Contact details of the provider Zoltán Jóljárt



Lecturer/ László Zoltán Kovács


The National Association of the Painting, Plastering and Wallpapering Industry (hereinafter: SZMTOI) aims to explore, with the involvement of contractors and education professionals, the potential of digitalisation in the painting profession.

Date, course duration 2023.02.15

duration: 8.00-16.00

Time schedule Full time
Price per person/personal fee •                  – Cost of the activity: 150000 FT / course

•                 – Cost of materials: –

Maximum number of participants maximum number of participants: 15
Financing options Comment:

financed by the Vocational Centre of Kecskemét/Chamber of Industry and Commerce

Description of the activity
Identification number of the activity/unit ?
Objectives/competence area Painting professionals are finding it increasingly difficult to meet the specific needs of their customers before implementation There are easy-to-use (colour picker) programs where you can easily recolour the project you have photographed. These are a step towards digital visual design and can be used effectively.

The digital programmes used by interior designers require more digital skills.

In this workshop, the work of interior designers will be presented to give the painting professional an insight into the steps of interior design, which is worth getting involved in from the beginning to help them with their professional knowledge.

What materials, textures and techniques can be used to create a work that is aesthetically pleasing, durable and appropriate to the needs of the client.

Participants will gain a complete insight into the work of interior designers,

Learning tasks A detailed description of the objectives / content (fine objectives):

To assess the client’s needs

Design of colour samples, concepts

Spatial effect of colours

The psychological impact of colours

Design of material patterns, structures

Light – shadow, depth, focal point design

Harmonisation of furnishings

Choice of materials – techniques

Consideration of costs

Creating a visual design digitally

Theory -Familiar with basic computer applications such as the internet (professional information, contacts, official and company information, etc.)

– Understands the spatial effects of colours

– Knows the psychological effects of colours

– Knows the steps of interior design

– Familiar with the design process of interior designers, involved in the design process (giving professional advice)

-Knowledge of digital design programs such as Autocad, Archicad, Archline, etc.

Practice She/he can use internet applications to connect, find information, search for new technologies

– Provide professional advice to the interior designer in the design process.

– Collect data from design programs used by the interior designer.

Responsibility and autonomy Ability to collect data from the given visual plan.
Further information Methodology

– Key speeches

– Editing your own current project

– Active exchange of experiences

– Practical examples and expert tips

– Demonstration of the application of a planning program

Your own laptop, tablet or smartphone is required for the course.
Assessment of the activity
Assessment comittee —–
Assessment basis Documentation of the work process, written report with explanation
Assessment criteria —–
PSA certificate Confirmation of the  participation in the activity.
Recommendations-if required
Advice on personal career planning Individual recommendations.

Career opportunities.