CCIDC, Inc. eNewsletter

February 2019 Edition

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Know someone that wants to become a Certified Interior Designer? Let them know that they ONLY 3 WEEKS LEFT TO REGISTER! For the Spring 2019 IDEX® California Exam

The Spring 2019  IDEX® California exam deadline is: March 1, 2019

Register soon for the May 2019 Exam

Late or incomplete application packets will be automatically pushed to the Fall 2019 Testing window.

Apply for certification and register for May, 2019 IDEX® California Exam

There are 4 Paths to qualify for Certification:
Path 1 is for students and designers who currently qualify to take the IDEX® California Exam only.

Paths 2, 3 and 4 are for designers who meet the requirements to take the IDEX® California Exam and Certify.

Path 3 is if you possess any one of the following examinations:
ARE (Architects Registration Examination – NCARB)
CQRID (Interior Design Society)
NCBDC (American Institute of Building Designers)
NCIDQ (ASID & IIDA)
NKBA (Both CKD and CBD portions)

Path 4 is if you possess any one of the following examinations and would like a Commercial Designation on your Certification:
ARE (Architects Registration Examination – NCARB)
CQRID (Interior Design Society)
NCBDC (American Institute of Building Designers)
NCIDQ (ASID & IIDA)
NKBA (Both CKD and CBD portions)
(Approval and additional ICC Courses are required to complete Path 4).

The final deadline to register is March 1st. For quicker processing, please register soon. 
If you apply after March 1st, you will be registered for the October 2019 exam.

Learn more and register herehttps://ccidc.org/becoming-a-certified-interior-designer

Do you live outside the USA? International testing centers for the IDEX® California Exam are now available.
Contact CCIDC for more information.

Current CIDs do not need to take the IDEX® California Exam, this information is being provided for those individuals who are not yet Certified or who have let their Certification expire past 4 years.

Register by midnight March 1, 2019

CIDQ Updates Definition of Interior Design

The Council for Interior Design Qualification (CIDQ) has just released its newly updated Definition of Interior Design

CCIDC to Exhibit at 2019 CALBO Annual Business Meeting

CCIDC will participate in the 57th Annual, California Building Official’s Annual Business Meeting. This year’s event will be held in San Diego.

This is a great opportunity for CCIDC to meet, network with and educate Building Officials and their staff from all throughout the State of California; about who Certified Interior Designers are, what they are allowed to do under the law.

CCIDC will be live streaming on our Social Media Accounts from the Event.

We are excited to be sharing the Commercial Designation with the Building Officials at this year’s event.

You are Invited! 2019 Annual Board Meeting
CIDs receive a .2 CEU

Join us in San Diego California!
May 11, 2019: 
11AM – 1PM Please attend to hear reports and ask questions of the Board.
Saturday, May 11, 2019, 11 AM – 1 PM

Location, Directions and Agenda to be Posted on CCIDC Website & Social Media Pages Soon.

All CIDs who attend our board meetings will receive .2 CEU (2 hours).

To receive the CEU, you must sign in and stay to the end of the meeting.All Board meetings are open to the public, Certified Interior Designers, non certified interior designers and students.  Agenda will be posted on the CCIDC website and social media sites.

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