Course Type / Attendance

Part Time, Short Course, Hobby Course

Subject Area

Creative Arts

Start Date

September 2018

Course Length

15 weeks







Course Level


Award to be received

NCFE Level 1 in Creative Craft

Awarding Body


Home / Course / Thanks a Bunch – Floristry Beginners

Who is this course for?

This is an introductory level course that aims to introduce ‘beginners’ to the basic principles of floristry to enable students to develop their skills and knowledge over the course to achieve a Level One Qualification from the NCFE. The course will introduce you to the basic elements and principles of design in floristry.

What do you need to apply for the course?

There are no formal entry requirements but a keen interest in floristry and floral design is an advantage.

What are the key things you'll learn?

Topics covered in the course consist of hand tied designs, floral arrangements and seasonal designs to cover Valentine’s Day, Mothering Sunday and Easter along with the care of flowers and foliage.

How you will learn

You will cover a mixture of theory and practical activities and you will collate evidence throughout the course of the practical skills and knowledge you are gaining to be used to build a portfolio for the course.

Where could this course take you?

Following successful completion of the course, progression options include NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Creative Craft (Floristry)

What costs will you incur?

Costs will vary from approximately £5-£10 per week