Open Courses: Spring 2018

Registration begins November 13: Registration Form / Credit Card Authorization

Costs / Early Registration Discount
In addition to the tuition, there is a $25 nonrefundable registration fee paid once per semester. The early registration discount applies to registrations received (paid in full) by January 12.

Home Staging Certification -  February 6-8: Register through CSP®

Earn the Certified Staging Professionals® (CSP®) designation when you take this three-day intensive program. Certified Staging Professionals® offers this intensive, comprehensive program on the Purchase College campus which is taught through hands-on interaction, group exercises, role play, and in-depth practical application of work samples geared to prepare the participants to enter the staging industry with the confidence and experience necessary to succeed. 

CSP®, accredited by the Real Estate Staging Association, gives you registered certification for successful completions of the following standards:

  • Successful completion of two-day, in-person classroom instruction
  • One day hands-on field experience
  • 75 percent or higher grade on proficiency exams (including practical assessment)

noncredit / $2,299 / Register Now
Instructor: Nairn Friemann, CSP®-certified instructor
Tues.-Wed., 8 a.m.– 6 p.m.
Thurs., 7 a.m.–6 p.m.
Feb. 6-8 (3 sessions)
Location: Music Building, Room 0089A

HSC 1000 Introduction to Home Staging and Rearranging – March 10

Learn the basics of home staging for a career change or to update your own home. Understand where to begin: analyzing a room and determining form and function, properly placing furniture, “shopping” the home, hanging artwork, and adding the finishing touches with accessories. Take the first step in transforming your own home or starting a new career!
HSC1000 / noncredit / $175
Discount: $150 (Purchase College matriculated students, employees, and alumni; and early registration discount)
Instructor: Nairn Friemann, CSP®-certified instructor
Sat., 10 a.m.–1 p.m.
March 10 (1 session)
Location TBA

Home Staging Certification -  May 15-17: Register through CSP®

Earn the Certified Staging Professionals® (CSP®) designation when you take this three-day intensive program. Certified Staging Professionals® offers this intensive, comprehensive program on the Purchase College campus which is taught through hands-on interaction, group exercises, role play, and in-depth practical application of work samples geared to prepare the participants to enter the staging industry with the confidence and experience necessary to succeed. 

CSP®, accredited by the Real Estate Staging Association, gives you registered certification for successful completions of the following standards:

  • Successful completion of two-day, in-person classroom instruction
  • One day hands-on field experience
  • 75 percent or higher grade on proficiency exams (including practical assessment)

noncredit / $2,299 / Register Now
Instructor: Nairn Friemann, CSP®-certified instructor
Tues.-Wed., 8 a.m.– 6 p.m.
Thurs., 7 a.m.–6 p.m.
May 15-17 (3 sessions)
Location: Music Building, Room 0089A

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HSC 1000: Introduction to Home Staging and Rearranging

Learn the basics of home staging for a career change or to update your own home. Understand where to begin: analyzing a room and determining form and function, properly placing furniture, “shopping” the home, hanging artwork, and adding the finishing touches with accessories. Take the first step in transforming your own home or starting a new career!

Credits: 0

Department: Continuing Education and Youth