Full time City & Guilds Floristry Diploma Level 3

In Doncaster

Price on request

Description

  • Typology

    Vocational qualification

  • Location

    Doncaster

  • Duration

    1 Year

Description

You will require a passion for Floristry. You will gain floristry skills that will enhance your career prospects within the Floristry industry. The course is taught by practical demonstrations, tasks and assignments. You will gain work experience in The Hub floristry shop and in the industry.

Important information

Government funding available

Facilities

Location

Starts

Doncaster (South Yorkshire)
The Hub Chappell Drive, DN1 2RF

Starts

On request

To take into account

You must have gained a Level 2 qualification in Floristry All applicants must complete an initial assessment in Maths and English and attend an interview Relevant industry experience. You will be required to undertake a minimum of 80 hours work experience within the floristry industry.

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Course programme


City & Guilds - Floristry Diploma Level 3Duration
One year full time

Attendance
Monday 09.00 - 17.00

Tuesday 09.00- 13.00

Wednesday 09.00 -16.30

Course Description
You will require a passion for Floristry. You will gain floristry skills that will enhance your career prospects within the Floristry industry. The course is taught by practical demonstrations, tasks and assignments.

You will gain work experience in The Hub floristry shop and in the industry.

Course Structure
Mandatory Units
  • Unit 1 Diverse flower and plant care
  • Unit 2 Creative design processes for florists
  • Unit 3 Diverse tied floral designs
  • Unit 4 Diverse floral designs for weddings
  • Unit 5 Floral arrangements
  • Unit 6 Sympathy tributes
  • Unit 7 Working in the industry
  • Unit 8 Costing designs


Optional units
  • Unit 9 Function and event decorating using floral displays
  • Unit 10 Function and event decorating using balloons


All mandatory units must be achieved plus at least one optional unit and a written theory paper to gain the full qualification.

You will also study Key Skills which include Maths and English.

Course Assessment
The course will be assessed by integrated assignments practical and theory. You will also undertake a written examination.

Course Entry Requirements
  • You must have gained a Level 2 qualification in Floristry
  • All applicants must complete an initial assessment in Maths and English and attend an interview
  • Relevant industry experience.
  • You will be required to undertake a minimum of 80 hours work experience within the floristry industry.


Course Costs
There are no course fees if you are under 19 years old on 31 August 2010. However, you may have to pay for textbooks, personal kits, uniforms, trips and personal stationery. You will be informed of these at your interview.

Course Enrichment
Activities, such as trips to the Society of Floristry show and an educational trip to Holland, will be arranged, which are beneficial to this course and your learning. These activities are optional and additional fees will be charged to you. Details will be provided at the time of interview.

Course Progression
You may progress onto the NPTC and Society of Floristry, Higher diploma in Floristry (ICSF).

Course Career Prospects

  • Senior Florist working in a Florist shop, garden centre or large retail outlet.
  • If you are unsure about your career progression please contact the Careers Team.


Full time City & Guilds Floristry Diploma Level 3

Price on request