What are the requirements to get the eDesign U Business Certificate?
Complete all 5 eDesign U course Capstone assessments.
eDesign Elective 01
eDesign U 101
eDesign U 201
eDesign U 301
eDesign U 401
Submit 5 Capstone Evaluations for the eDesign U Certification
Submit 7 Capstone Evaluations for the DVA Certification.
Do I need to enroll in every course to get certified?
eDesigners may bypass the courses by submitting all 5 Capstone Evaluations for the eDesign U Certification & 7 Capstone Evaluations for the DVA Certification.
A non-refundable $25 Admin fee is required for all Capstone Evaluation submissions to courses you are not enrolled in.
There is no fee for students enrolled in the course they are submitting a Capstone evaluation for.
To get access to the bypass capstone, please email email@example.com with the course name you'd like to test out of.
What are the requirements to become a Certified Design Virtual Assistant (DVA)?
To receive DVA Certification, a total of 5 courses need to be completed and Capstones passed. The below paths are designed to help students determine how to receive certification based off of their personal business goals.
Path 1: This path uses all available eDesign U courses, and may be ideal for students who have purchased an array of courses and want to maximize their investment.
Path 2: This path is for students who'd like a more focused curriculum for certification.
Path 3: This path is for students who purchased the 5 course bundle by Sarah Durnez.
CLICK HERE for a more detailed breakdown of each path.
What are the Requirements to become a Certified Platform 3D Product Modeler?
Complete the eDesign U Certified Modeler course by Sarah Durnez & pass the certification checkpoints for certification.
*This is not a DVA Certification, this Certificate e is to become a 3D Product modeler for the eDesign Platform.
How long will these courses take to complete?
Our students all come from different professional backgrounds with different skills and areas of expertise. The amount of time each student has to dedicate to implementing the course material per week also varies. These are all self-paced, so we encourage you to take all the time you need.
Estimations listed below are assuming full implementation (from scratch) and an average computer literacy and a minimum of an Associate Interior Design degree or equivalent experience in the industry.
What if I was enrolled in eDesign U courses before 10.1.2020?
If you were enrolled in the Full Access, New Year's Special Bundle or any other eDesign U courses, your membership has been moved here, to Kartra. If you have any questions or missed your email to start your account and access your program, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The courses you were previously enrolled in have been entirely updated. You can unlock remaining modules for a course once you login and view your course dashboard for a discounted rate (because you were a student before the Campus update).
When you have completed the Capstone Requirements you can submit your project towards certification in the courses you have enrolled in. You may also bypass other courses if you've already mastered the subject by taking the Capstone Evaluation for that course.
What do the eDesign U Business capstone evaluations entail?
Each course capstone will have a different type of assessment.
Here is a summary of what you can expect to see in the required eDesign U Capstone Evaluations:
DVA & eDesign 101
Define your business evaluation
Define your ideal client evaluation
Submit your Brand Kit
Complete the website basics
Set up and begin posting to at least 1 social media platform
DVA & eDesign 201
Submit the sample project using your self-hosted or other collaboration method from start to finish.
eDesign Elective 01 | eDesign Presentation Techniques
Any program is acceptable for the render.
Submit a minimum of 4 Photoshop or Concept boards styled for your ideal client. These will be used for the Opt-in & Passive Income assessment Project.
eDesign 301 | Passive Income & Affiliates
Create a passive income product, this can be a blog series, digital download, or something else that adds revenue to your website.
This course walks you through how to create all of this content efficiently but if you already have it create you can bypass taking the Capstone Evaluation.
eDesign 401 | Marketing for eDesigners
Create an Opt-in to collect emails and share it and the programs you used to create it (email services linked).
Create a Pinterest account and share your Opt-in directly to Pinterest or using Tailwind.
This course walks you through how to create an opt-int set up email funnels and automate your Pinterest marketing.