Floristry and Event Styling

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Floristry at London’s environmental college

Develop your creativity with our diverse range of floristry courses. You will have the freedom to experiment with different materials, styles, and themes.

We offer training in running a floristry business, British flowers, floral tablescape design, bridal design, advanced floristry techniques, cameo silhouettes and floristry fundamentals. Plus, you will have the opportunity to enter national competitions and work on an exciting range of projects for clients in and around London.

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Organic Wedding Balloon Decor Workshop (3 Modules)

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Organic Wedding Balloon Decor Workshop - Clusters and Garlands (Module 1)

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Organic Wedding Balloon Decor Workshop - Installations (Module 2)

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Organic Wedding Balloon Decor Workshop - Wall Designs (Module 3)

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Business Start-Up Workshop: Floristry, Events and Balloon Artistry Industries (Module 3)

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Business Start-Up Workshop: Floristry, Events and Balloon Artistry Industries (Module 2)

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Business Start-Up Workshop: Floristry, Events and Balloon Artistry Industries (Module 1)

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Business Start-Up Workshop: Floristry, Events and Balloon Artistry Industries (3 Modules)

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Floral Design Workshops - Winter

Part-time

Award in Planning and Running an Event (Level 2)

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Sustainable Floristry Workshop

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Flower Power Balloon Workshop

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Arranging Garden-Cut Flowers Workshop (Forty Hall Farm)

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Children's Balloon Characters Workshop

Part-time

Introduction to Balloons and Mixed Media Through Festive Designs

Part-time

Introduction to Floristry and Craft Skills Through Festive Designs

Full-time

Advanced Technical Diploma in Floristry (Level 3)

Part-time

Award in Creative Craft - Balloon Art (Level 2)

Part-time

Award in Creative Craft – Floral Design Concepts (Level 2)

Full-time

Technical Certificate in Floristry (Access to T Level)

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Dried Flowers Workshop

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Floral Design Workshop - Spring

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Floral Design Workshops - Summer

Part-time

Certificate in Creative Craft - Event Styling (Level 2)

Part-time

Certificate in Creative Craft - Floral Design Concepts (Level 2)

Part-time

Certificate in Event Planning - Floristry (Level 2)

Part-time

Certificate in Creative Craft - Balloon Artistry (Level 3)

Part-time

Certificate in Creative Craft - Floral Design Concepts (Level 3)

Everything you need to know about studying with us

We empower young people to follow their passions by offering a range of courses and supporting young people and their families in the important transition from school to college. You benefit from:

  • The opportunity to work outdoors and in real-life environments
  • Internationally recognised qualifications
  • Inspiring, training facilities
  • Opportunities to enter national competitions
  • Professional career guidance
  • An alternative to the traditional school setting

Shannon landed skills that matter

I experienced a suitable educational environment for me for the first time. My course was fun, the tutors have a brilliant way of teaching. Shannon studied the Level 1 and Level 2 diplomas in Floristry. She is now progressing on to Level 3.

Career prospects

Retail Florist

You could work for a commercial retail outlet creating floral bouquets and designs for customers. Responsibilities include designing and creating wedding, funeral, and function décor.

Freelance Florist

Enjoy the benefits of owning your own business with the flexibility to work from home or your very own shop. Build strong relationships with clients and create inspiring floral designs to match their requirements.

Floral Demonstrator

You could become an ambassador for the floristry industry by teaching or demonstrating the art of floral design to the next generation.

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  • By bus: 157, 358, 410, 249, 432, 322, 417, 3, 363, 202 and 931

    By rail: Served by Crystal Palace Station (from Victoria, London Bridge and Dalston Junction)

  • By car: The Campus is situated just off junction 25 of the M25 and the A10 Southbound

    By rail: Served by Turkey Street Station (from Liverpool Street Station), the College is approximately 20 mins walk from Turkey Street

    By bus: Buses 217 and 317

  • By bus: Jevington Way, Alnwick Road, and Mottingham Way stops are within five minutes' walk of the Campus

    By rail: Mottingham station is a 23 minute walk from the Campus, with regular services to London Charing Cross, London Bridge, Cannon Street and Dartford

    By car: Mottingham Campus is located on Mottingham Lane, just two minutes’ drive from the A20 Sidcup Road/South Circular Road roundabout

  • By tube: The Campus is very well served by tube stations on various lines including Regent’s Park (Bakerloo line), Great Portland Street (Hammersmith & City, Circle and Metropolitan lines), Baker Street (Hammersmith & City, Circle, Jubilee, Metropolitan and Bakerloo lines) and Camden Town (Northern line)

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