Floristry (City & Guilds Level 2 Technical Certificate) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

Floristry (City & Guilds Level 2 Technical Certificate) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

Subject Area: Horticulture: Gardening and Landscape Design Suffolk Rural (Otley)


Course Information

  • Start Date: Sep, 2020
  • Attendance: Full-time
  • Duration: 1 Year
  • Course Code: 146004
  • Entry Requirements

    4 GCSEs at grades 1-3 (D-F), including Grade 3 (D) in English and maths.

    Course Overview

    This course is based at our Suffolk Rural (Otley) campus.

    Floristry is much more than just flower arranging. This course is aimed at those with a keen interest in the floristry industry and who are seeking employment in this area.

    This course provides learners with a broad range of floristry skills and knowledge to enable them to work in the industry, or progress to a Level 3 course.

    Learners studying the Level 2 Technical Certificate in Floristry will learn theoretical aspects of the subject and apply them to practical tasks.

    Course Highlights

    • Working in the floristry industry
    • Preparing to create floristry designs
    • Creating floristry designs (Wedding and Funeral designs, Hand tied, gift packaging and arrangements)
    • Designs in foam, moss and wired designs
    • Customer service
    • Caring for and maintaining floristry products (Plant Care, and cut flowers)
    • Floristry design principles
    • Health and safety
    • Work experience (150 hours)

    Next Steps

    • City & Guilds Level 3 Technical Diploma in Floristry
    • Employment
    • Apprenticeship
    • Junior/trainee florist
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    Tuition Costs

    No tuition fees are payable for students aged 16 – 18 on 31 August 2020.

    For all students aged 19+ fees will be published at a later date.

    For details regarding fee remission, please visit our Tuition Fees page.