This course covers practical skills and relevant background knowledge.
If under 18 years of age at commencement of the course, you are required to have GCSE English Language, and Mathematics at Grade C or above.
This course is delivered via a part time mode of study and does not meet the Government criteria of post compulsory education.
For 19+ there are no formal entry requirements necessary, all that you need is a passion and creative flare for working with plant material and flowers, to learn new skills to develop yourself.
Learning and assessment
The learning will be undertaken through lectures, practical demonstrations and workshop. There is one assignment per unit which are designed to sample the practical skills and underpinning knowledge.
There is scope to progress onto our Level 2 Diploma or Level 3 in Floristry Study Programme.
These qualifications are designed for candidates who:
¨ Wish for career progression into or within the sector
¨ Do not have access to work-based qualifications
¨ Wish to develop Creative floristry skills
¨ Are looking for progression towards further or higher education.
Costs that are mandatory for the course:
¨ Stationery e.g. presentation files, etc. approx. £15
¨ Plant materials – flowers & foliage to create advanced designs approx. £15 per week
¨ Floristry tool box, to include a range of tools and ancillary items approx £100
¨ Protective apron approx £20