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Certificate in Floral Design – Level 1

This course is aimed at learners wishing to gain an introduction to the floristry world. You will learn basic floristry techniques for producing creative and viable designs.

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Course Summary

Subject Area: Floristry
Adult and Community
Location: Broomfield Hall
Full Time or Part Time: PT
Level: 1
Number Of Years: 1
Interview Required?: Y
Weeks: 35
Hours: 3.00
Start: 14/09/2022
Days/Times:
Tuition: £427
Broomfield Hall

Apply now at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/course/certificate-in-floral-design-level-1
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Course Information for Students

This course is aimed at learners wishing to gain an introduction to the floristry world. You will learn basic floristry techniques for producing creative and viable designs.

There will be two practical units and two design units to complete to attain the Certificate but you can choose whether you would like to undertake the formal qualification or not.

You will need three GCSEs at grade D or above.

You should also have a standard of English and maths equivalent to Functional Skills Level 1.

If you are a mature learner, we will be able to take into consideration your previous experience in your chosen subject. Applicants will be interviewed and will undertake an initial assessment in English and maths.

The course will cover:

  • Design
  • Sampling
  • Traditional flower arrangements for table décor
  • Contemporary flower arrangements for free-standing displays

This course will be delivered on-site.

You will be required to supply your own:

  • Apron
  • Closed-toe flat shoes
  • Toolkit such as scissors and secateurs
  • Flowers, foliage and sundries
  • Writing materials

There will be two practical units and two design units to complete for the Certificate, which includes assessments of practical designs plus a portfolio.

Derby College offers a range of one-day, weekend and evening courses relating to Floristry and Flower Arranging, as well as a wide range of other land-based topics – please see the Derby College Part-time Prospectus for a full list and details.

For more information contact Derby College on 0800 0280289 or enquiries@derby-college.ac.uk

Course Information for Employers

If you are an employer and would like to know more about the apprenticeships and professional training we deliver or how you can get involved in co-creating and co-delivering curriculum, please contact us via email on businessenquiries@derby-college.ac.uk, call us on 01332 387 421 or visit our employer pages here.

Career Information

This course could lead to one of these careers...

Florists

£20887

Florists

More Careers Information at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/career-pathways
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Course Information Last Updated On: October 22, 2021 3:34 pm