Part time National Certificate in Floristry FL003

In Dorchester

£ 299 + VAT

Description

  • Typology

    Vocational qualification

  • Location

    Dorchester

  • Duration

    2 Years

Description

Would you like to develop and increase your floristry skills by experimenting with textures, flowers and creative unique structures? A chance to design larger event work and advanced wedding and funeral designs? Understand business management, retailing and customer service? This course is run over two years for one day a week, and consists of 12 units. On completion of 6 units in the first.

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Location

Starts

Dorchester (Dorset)
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DT2 8PY

Starts

On request

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Course programme


National Certificate in Floristry FL003
QualificationNational Certificate in Floristry
Qualification Level
Level : 3
What do these levels mean?

Duration :1 day per week for 68 weeks (over 2 years)

Times :34 x Wednesday: 9.15 am ' 4.45 pm (2 year course)

Dates :9.09.09 ' 30.06.10

Run by : Floristry Department.
Tutor : Tracey Nadin

Awarding Body
Edexcel BTEC

Is it right for me?
Would you like to develop and increase your floristry skills by experimenting with textures, flowers and creative unique structures? A chance to design larger event work and advanced wedding and funeral designs? Understand business management, retailing and customer service? This course is run over two years for one day a week, and consists of 12 units. On completion of 6 units in the first academic year, you will also gain a National Award. The certificate offers progression for students who already have an understanding of the floristry industry and who would like to develop further.

What qualifications will I need?
First Diploma in Floristry or equivalent recognised qualification, basic education, or one year's floristry experience within the industry.

What will I be learning about?
  • Funeral and sympathy designs
  • Large event designs
  • Visual mechanisation and promotion
  • Business operation and sales
  • Plant science and cut flowers

Please note: There will be a weekly charge of £10 to cover the cost of cut flowers

What is involved?
Study at Kingston Maurward College one day a week and undertake 200 hours of work experience throughout the academic year with a local floristry business. Lectures, practical instruction, theory and demonstrations.

Where will it take me?
Career opportunities include working within a floristry business, freelance contract work, your own business or working abroad.

How will I be assessed?
Assessment will be completed in the form of assignments and projects.

How much will it cost?
£299 per year for 2 years
Please note: Cost of flowers & materials is extra

Money Matters

Part time National Certificate in Floristry FL003

£ 299 + VAT