To become a member of the Association, you have to meet the admissions criteria regarding education standards. You will automatically be admitted in the Association if your profile corresponds to the typical academic background. If you possess an atypical profile, your application will be studied by the committee of admission, which will determine if you can integrate the Association.
If you meet the admission criteria, you will join the Association as a provisory, certified or student member. If you are teacher exercing in the field of design, you will need to integrate the Association as a certified member before obtaining the status of educator member.
WHY BECOMING A MEMBER ?
☞ Be part of a community of professionals recognized for their competencies and their expertise by industry members and clients;
☞ Contribute to the profession’s recognition and participate in the public’s protection;
☞ Get the support from APDIQ for your professional needs (general inquiries about the practice, tools, references, etc.);
☞ By become a member of APDIQ, you also become a member of the Interior Designers of Canada (IDC), the national association;
☞ Take part in the professional development program and access quality conferences and seminars during events organised par the association and its partners;
☞ Take advantage of discounts and of benefits reserved to members (insurances, softwares and online services, contracts, events, listing in two Members’ Directory (APDIQ and IDC), design magazines, etc.).