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Level 2 Floristry Apprenticeship Standard

You will be provided with a foundation in the broad range of skills required to work competently within the floristry industry. Practical skills will be mostly practised and developed in the workplace while theoretical background knowledge will be taught and reviewed mainly at College.

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Course Summary

Subject Area: Floristry
Apprenticeships
Location: Workplace
Full Time or Part Time: FT
Level: 2
Number Of Years: 1
Interview Required?: Y
Workplace

Apply now at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/course/level-2-floristry-apprenticeship-standard
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Course Information for Students

You will be provided with a foundation in the broad range of skills required to work competently within the floristry industry. Practical skills will be mostly practised and developed in the workplace while theoretical background knowledge will be taught and reviewed mainly at College.

You must be in employment and committed to a career in the floristry industry. You will undergo an initial assessment before starting the programme to ensure that you are capable of achieving the outcomes and have an interest in this area of work.

You need one of the following:

  • Introductory Diploma in a related subject
  • Three GCSEs at grade D (3) or above

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

You will be assessed through a portfolio, discussion and end-point assessment.

The course includes:

  • The Level 2 Diploma in Work-based Floristry
  • Independent assessment of a knowledge-based element for four units
  • Key Skills: Application of Number Level 1 and Communication Level 1
  • Additional Employer Requirements: Level 2 Customer Service and an additional optional unit from the Level 2 Floristry suite
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities

This course will be delivered in the workplace and on-site.

You are required to wear protective clothing and to have suitable tools and equipment. 

You will be advised at your interview about these and any other additional costs.

On-programme Assessment:

  • A Design Theory Journal: should contain a record of experiences gained through the learning, photos, sketches and explanations, refer to knowledge and practical skills.
  • A Portfolio of evidence to demonstrate practical ability and theoretical understanding, to include photos of work products, work instructions, safety instructions, company policies, and procedures. Witness testimonies, progress reviews and feedback.
  • Written and practical tests: designed to prepare the apprentice for the end-point assessment and test seasonal elements
  • Employer appraisals: to monitor performance

End-point Assessment:

  • Assessment method 1: Online multiple-choice test of knowledge
  • Assessment method 2: Practical assessment with questioning
  • Assessment method 3: Professional discussion

You can progress to the:

  • Advanced Apprenticeship in Floristry
  • Diploma in Work-based Floristry Level 3
  • City & Guilds Level 3 Extended Diploma in Floristry

You can also advance your career within employment in the floristry industry.

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

Course Information for Employers

You may already have someone in your organisation or someone has come to you direct asking for an apprenticeship, but if you don’t we have a free recruitment service to help you hire the best candidate for your organisation from our talent pool and external advertising through social media and the national apprenticeship services website

If you are an employer and you would like to know more, please email businessenquiries@derby-college.ac.uk or call 01332 387421

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Course Information Last Updated On: December 2, 2021 3:22 pm