Floristry Advanced Diploma (Level 3) C&G

Starts: 09/09/2019
Ends: 03/07/2020
Study day: Monday and Tuesday (19+) Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday (16-18)
Time: 16-18yrs. 9am-4pm 19 yrs. plus 9.30am-4pm
Duration: 36 weeks
Available at: Enfield and Gunnersbury Park
Tuition fee: £4,080
Exam fee: £121
Materials: £950


This Floristry Advanced Diploma will provide you with comprehensive knowledge of the retail floristry industry at an advanced level. You will explore transferable traditional and contemporary skills and techniques. Using a wide selection of materials and different mediums across a range of floral designs, you will further build your confidence as a florist and expert knowledge.

Your College studies will be enriched by practical industry experience and personal creative exploration. Further to advancing your practical skills and knowledge in floristry and planted designs you will also explore the design process in greater detail and gain an insight into the operations of running a floristry business.

Level 3 fees can be obtained and paid by an Advanced learning loan (subject to change)

All courses will require additional private study for completion of course assignments.

Your course experience maybe enhanced with educational industry visits.

To achieve this qualification you will have to successfully complete:

  • portfolios of evidence
  • written assignments
  • practical assessments
  • work experience.

Entry requirements
You will need at least one of the following:

  • at least 4 GCSEs at grades 9 to 4 (A* to C)
  • an overall Merit or above in a Floristry Diploma (Level 2) or equivalent
  • relevant prior learning or experience gained in an appropriate professional
    environment will be considered
  • 16-18 yrs. will be encouraged to attend our Summer School.

What next after you finish your course?
Successful completion of this course will:

  • help you gain employment in the industry as a senior florist or in a managerial position
  • enable you to explore your personal development and industry knowledge on a Level 4 higher diploma floristry programme, which can lead to becoming a Master Florist or a full Bachelor’s Degree in Floristry.

If you have any questions about this course, please contact the course manager

Page last updated: 14 Aug 2019