For more information on the membership application process please contact membership@nsida.ca 


STUDENT MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • Achieve professional recognition through the NSIDA designation and the exclusive use of the title Interior Decorator within the province of Nova Scotia.
  • Access to NSIDA referrals from the public through the website member directory.
  • Opportunities to network and share valuable insider information with your fellow members at NSIDA events.
  • Access to information on current events, news and trends through the NSIDA quarterly newsletters and social media.
  • Access to special offers from affiliate members.
  • Access to shared resources.

Benefits of membership

Membership Type:
Accredited Membership: 
(Base amount of $100.00 + 15.00 HST = $115.00). Accredited membership shall include any person who holds a diploma or certificate from an accredited institution in Interior Decorating or Design. Accredited members shall have the right to hold elective Board positions, and are entitled to all voting privileges. Accredited members are required to sign a Code of Ethics statement.




Practicing Membership: (Base amount of $100.00 + 15.00 HST = $115.00). Practicing membership shall include any person who is currently, and has been for a minimum of three years, engaged in the profession of Interior Decorating and who, through experience, professional development, and ongoing learning, accepts and applies the principles of Interior Decorating. Practicing members must be sponsored by a member of the Association and approved through a process carried out by members of the Board of Directors, including submission of at least three samples of work (photographs acceptable). Additional requirements may be requested by the Board. Practicing members shall have the right to hold elective Board positions, and are entitled to all voting privileges. Practicing members must sign a Code of Ethics statement.




Student Membership: (Base amount of $75.00 + 11.25 HST = $86.25) Student membership is open to any student enrolled in a program of study in an accredited institution that qualifies the Student for a career in Interior Decorating or Design. The student must have been enrolled for at least 3 consecutive months. Student members are not entitled to all of the privileges of accredited membership and will not have the right to vote. Student members are required to sign a Code of Ethics statement.




Affiliate Membership: (Base amount of $75.00 + 11.25 HST = $86.25). Affiliate Membership is open to suppliers, distributors, and manufacturers who support the mandate of NSIDA, and who communicate a commitment to work with NSIDA‚Äôs members by establishing a group discount for its members.

DECORATOR MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • Invitation to all NSIDA events.
  • Receipt of NSIDA quarterly newsletter.
  • Name listing on the NSIDA website.
  • Networking with our Decorator and Affiliate members.

AFFILIATE MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • Affiliation with the only not-for-profit provincial association of Interior Decorators.
  • Affiliate members can host exclusive events for NSIDA members and guests at your place of business.
  • Have your business listed on the official NSIDA website, allowing members to link to your products/services when sourcing for clients.
  • Feature special offers, events, and product updates in our quarterly newsletter and through our social media channels.
  • Affiliate members are granted exclusive use of the title "Affiliate Member of NSIDA" in conjunction with the NSIDA logo on their business communication, in accordance with NSIDA policy