Foundation Certificate in Floristry (Level 1)

Course overview

You will receive an introduction into the world of floristry and the opportunity to learn the basic practical skills required to start in the industry.

You will explore basic floral, wedding, tied and funeral designs. This course includes one external theory-based exam.

You will learn

  • How to identify fresh flowers, foliage and plants
  • How to develop skills to work safely in the industry
  • How to create displays
  • How to create portfolios of evidence
  • How to prepare and care for cut flowers, foliage and plants
  • How to design, produce and maintain flowers and foliage
  • How to complete practical assessments to demonstrate the skills you have learnt
  • How to develop employability skills
Qualification

CCertificate in Land-based Studies – City and Guilds
Reference: 60335968

No previous experience
A willingness and commitment to learn new skills
Enthusiasm for working with flowers, plants and alternative mediums

Successful completion of this course will help build your confidence, and you could progress to a Level 2 course in floristry, event planning or event styling.