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Level 2 Certificate in Floristry

This course is suitable forthose who wish to gain the practical skills and the knowledge needed to secure a career in floristry. You will gain the confidence, knowledge and skills needed to secure employment within this expanding sector or progress onto further study.

When will I start the course and how long will it take?

This course will commence in September and January. If you choose to attend the day classes, the course will take 24 weeks to complete, if you choose the evening classes it will take one year.

Day classes run from 9.00am - 4.00pm, and evening classes taking place from 5.30pm - 9.00pm.

What will I study?

Located in St Helens College's fully-functioning floristry, The Flower Studio, you will gain a thorough understanding of the various aspects of Floristry. The following areas will be covered:

  • Introduction to art and design
  • Identify, check and monitor the quality of incoming cut materials
  • Plan, prepare and construct tied floristry designs
  • Plan, prepare and construct arrangements
  • Introduction to function decorating using floral displays

How is it assessed?

This course is assessed through a number of written and practical assessments.

Do I need any previous qualifications to start this course?

No. There are no formal entry requirements.

What are the course fees?

Course fees are dependent on personal circumstances. You will be provided with more information on fees and additional financial support upon enquiring.

What can I go on to do once I have completed this course?

Upon successful completion of this course you may wish to further enhance your skills by enrolling onto the level 3 Diploma in Floristry. Alternatively, you may seek out employment within the floristry industry taking up roles such as assistant florist, wedding flower arranger, funeral home flower arranger or flower shop supervisor or manager.

I'm interested in this course, what do I do next?

If you would like any further information in relation to this course, please contact our enquiries team directly on 0800 99 66 99 or email enquire @ sthelens.ac.uk or drop into our next Enrolment and Information Event. Alternatively, submit an application form to secure a place.

Ref: Suzanne Foster