The Interior Design Reference Manual (IDRM6) offers complete review for all three divisions of the NCIDQ® Certification exam. This book works in conjunction with division specific practice exams to help you pass every division the first time.
Design Concepts and Programming
Building Systems and Construction
Research, Analysis, and Selection of Products and Details
Communication and Documentation
Project and Business Management
Complete coverage of content areas for every division of the NCIDQ® Exam.
Updated for the IBC 2015 changes included in the exam.
An updated study schedule to keep your studies on track.
Over 200 figures in SI and U.S. measurements to illustrate design details.
Study guidelines, exam tips, and tables to support exam preparation.
A downloadable study schedule to organize study priorities.
PPI, A Kaplan Company
About the Author
David Kent Ballast, FAIA, CSI, NCIDQ Certification No. 9425, is the owner of Architectural Research Consulting, a firm offering information and management services to architects, interior designers, and the construction industry. Mr. Ballast taught interior construction and other courses for twenty years at Arapahoe Community College. A licensed architect in Colorado and an NCIDQ certificate holder, Mr. Ballast has authored many books published by PPI on design topics and ARE review.