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Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
September 1 Year Level 1 Full-Time Kirkley Hall Campus Full-time Vocational Apply Enquire

What’s it all about?

Learn more about floristry and get hands-on using our extensive range of land-based resources available on campus, including woodland, formal gardens and growing areas.

No formal entry criteria.

Study level Cost
19+ please enquire

The course is a mixture of practical and theory based-learning.

You will be taught using a range of techniques, including:

- External online exams
- Portfolio
- Practical assessments
- Written assessments
- Scenarios

English and Maths are important life skills that will help you to achieve your best in your studies and progress to your dream career. If you have not already achieved grade 9-4 in GCSE Maths and/or English at school, we will support you to improve your skills.

This is a one year course, delivered over 4 days per week.

This course is delivered over 4 days per week.

The aim of this course is to provide an introduction to the floristry sector for learners with little or no formal qualifications.

In order to complete the certificate, there a rangeof modules to complete, including one mandatory unit and three optional units.

Mandatory units:
- Health and safety

Optional units:
- Carrying out basic floristry tasks
- Producing planted designs
- Assembling basic floral designs

City and Guilds

What’s next?

On completion of this course, you could progress to study a Level 2 Certificate in Floristry, or study a Level 2 course in another land-based subject.

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