Award in Creative Craft – Floristry and Event Styling (Level 1)

Course overview

This combination course will give you an introduction into the creative world of floristry and event styling. You will be able to express your own creativity and personality through a host of various styles and materials.

In addition, each week you will learn how to create and explore a range of basic floristry and event styling techniques which you will link together to produce a final display, using the principles of design to create a fully-styled event.

You will learn

  • How to work with a range of materials relevant to both floristry and event styling
  • How to experiment with art and design ideas and techniques
  • How to produce a basic portfolio of techniques and design ideas
  • How to complete a final design assessment

Award in Creative Craft – NCFE Reference: 60133600

A willingness and commitment to learn new skills Enthusiasm for working with plants and alternative mediums

Successful completion of this course will enable you to progress to one of our Level 2 courses in event styling, floristry or floral design. You can also expand your skills in one of our specialist workshops.

This course is part-funded by the ESFA (Education and Skills Funding Agency) or Greater London Authority (GLA) for those that are eligible.

If you are aged 16, 17 or 18 at the start of the course, your tuition, exams and materials fees will be paid for you in full as long as you meet some basic criteria for UK residence (more information can be found on our Fees and Funding page).

If you are aged 19 or over on the day your course starts, you may be entitled to help with tuition fees subject to criteria. If you receive employment benefits, have a low income, or are studying towards your first substantial qualification, you may be entitled to free tuition. You may need to pay a materials fee if applicable to your course. Find further information about help with tuition fees on our Fees and Funding page.

For some of our courses, we offer a discount for current students. If this is the case, you will see the reduced fee when you select your chosen course campus and start date. To qualify for this discount, you must already be studying another course at Capel Manor College, and be adding this course to your existing programme.