- Assemble basic floral designs
- Identify flowers, foliage and plants
Beginners Award in Floristry - City & Guilds Level 1 - Evening
This course is designed for those seeking employment in floristry but who have no prior experience. Participants will learn how to identify flowers, foliage and plants in common commercial use and create floral designs for weddings, funerals and gift arrangements. The course will consist of practical and theoretical tests.
Students will have to provide some of their own materials for this course.
This course is suitable for applicants aged 16 or over.
This course will be delivered on Thursday evenings.
Please be aware that the award achieved on completion of this course is Award in Land-Based Studies.
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- Students could secure employment as a florist assistant whilst they progress on to the next qualification.
Level 2 Floristry (City and Guilds)
- The course requires basic numeracy and literacy skills and an enthusiasm for flowers.
- Previous participation in a floristry leisure course would also be an advantage.
Course places are only secured after payment/funding has been arranged.
As per the College Tuition Fees and Refund Policy, tuition fees are non-refundable except under exceptional circumstances.
Fees of less than £150 must be paid in full. Payment by instalment is available, provided the course fee is greater than £150.
Instalments must be paid via direct debit over a 4-month period and an initial 30% deposit is required in order to secure your place. You will not be able to apply online if paying by direct debit, you must contact Evening Admissions by email at - firstname.lastname@example.org
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02 February 2023
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