Floristry Diploma

Provided by New Skills Academy

  • Sector Business & Management
  • Course Type Online
  • Duration 15 Hours
  • Ref UKFEC15FLA
  • Price Now £59.80 was £299, 80% OFF use code: JOBSTODAY80

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About the course

When completing this diploma, you can expect to have knowledge in all areas of floristry, including:

  • An introduction to floristry where you will learn the basics of floristry, a history and what you will need to have a career in this industry.
  • Careers in Floristry – in this module you will learn your responsibilities, requirements for entering the industry and the possibilities that are available to you.
  • What you need to know about flowers and plants – this essential module will provide you with all the information you need to know about plants and flowers, from colours to diseases to handling and more.
  • Services provided – you will learn what services are provided by florists and various business models, how to use technology and how to deal with commercial customers.
  • How to process, store and maintain plants – in this module you will learn some valuable advice on the processing, storing and maintaining of plants, along with products you can use to maintain cut flowers.
  • Popular flowers, greens and fillers – this module will provide you with the information needed in the florist industry regarding the most popular flower choices and what greens and fillers you can use to create a spectacular bouquet or arrangement.
  • Elements and principles of design – this module is going to provide you with insight into the design elements associated with floristry. Balance, scale, colour and size and so much more.
  • Design basics – you will learn the basics of design and style in floristry. Elements of design, Western and Eastern influences and mass arrangements are covered in this information packed module.
  • Making floral arrangements – in this module you will learn how to make floral arrangements.
  • Vase arrangements – learn how to effectively create the perfect arrangement for a vase.
  • Tied bouquet – learn how to pick a focal flower to create the centrepiece of your bouquet. Take advantage of the easy to understand step by step instructional video.
  • The corsage – learn the history of the corsage and how to make one.
  • Wedding flowers – the requirements, setting yourself up as a wedding florist, building a portfolio and how to create the perfect wedding bouquet.
  • Funeral flowers – learn the traditions surrounding funeral flowers, choosing the flowers and their meaning and how to create a funeral wreath.
  • Basket gardens and fruit baskets – learn how to create beautiful basket gardens or fruit baskets.
  • Jobs in the Florist Industry – this module will provide you with some insight on how to get a job in the florist industry, from looking for an opening to creating your own job opportunities.
  • Starting your own florist business – this module covers everything from creating a business plan to financing.
  • Marketing – you will learn the best marketing techniques you can use to boost your brand and increase your customer base.

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