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Accredited Membership shall be open to any qualified person who is engaged in the professional practice of decorating and design in Canada. Accredited members are qualified graduates of recognized institutions, or qualified by virtue of their many years of professional practice and displayed evidence of meeting the portfolio requirements for membership.

Membership Rights

Accredited members have the right to vote and hold elective or appointive office in the Association.


$350 per year + applicable taxes.

*New memberships are subject a one-time $50.00 processing fee.

Accredited Member Benefits

Eligibility Requirements for Accredited Membership

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Membership Eligibility

*ICS graduates may continue to join through the link below. You will be required to submit a Voucher Letter as well as a copy of your diploma prior to approval.

Effective for all membership renewals in 2018 and beyond: All renewing Accredited members (starting one year from initial join date) will be required to participate in 5 hours of continuing education per year (online or in-person). Credits are called CEUs and monitored by IDCEC. Detailed information provided to new members shortly after application approval.