This course will further enhance your insights into the creative world of floral design and develop your skills, knowledge and understanding of the creative craft process.
You will learn how to develop techniques using alternative craft, biodegradable and fresh materials. You will research recognised designers, taking inspiration to enhance your own designs, enabling you to develop your individual style. You will investigate creative enterprise and employment opportunities within the creative craft industry.
At the end of the course, you will create a final design including your chosen techniques to showcase your understanding of the design process. All fresh materials and sundries are provided by you to enhance your individual taste.
You will learn
- A range of floral designs
- The use of mixed mediums such as recyclable and biodegradable materials
- How to develop and evaluate ideas through the craft process
- Health and safety
- Floral design techniques
- Creative craft techniques
- The design process
- How to complete a final design
Certificate in Art and Design – NCFE Reference: 50089882
A willingness and commitment to learn new skills . Completion of our Level 1 award in floral design or of an alternative Level 1 course relating to art and design. Enthusiasm for working with craft and fresh floral materials.
Successful completion of this course will enable you to progress to a Level 3 course in floral design, Level 2 courses in event styling, event planning or floristry, or our Level 3 Access to HE or technical diploma in floristry. You can also develop your skills in a variety of 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.
Please note that fees for September 2023 have not yet been finalised, and are subject to a small increase. Applicants will be notified of final course fees before enrolling.