Floristry Level 1 Award in Floral Design (City & Guilds) Print this page

Dates: 12/01/22 - 09/02/22
Days: Wednesday 09:30 - 15:00
Sessions: 5
Centre: Sutton - Sutton
Course Code: S30002F03NE
Fees: Standard - £245.00
Concessionary - £0.00

Course Information

Changes may need to be made to this course if Government Covid-19 guidance results in restrictions being placed on the College, for example an on-site course could be moved online. If it is not possible to move a class online, refunds may be issued in line with College policy. We will inform students as soon as practicable should any changes to this course be required.

Learning Aim: 60044615

Title of course Floristry Level 1 Award in Floral Design

This Level 1 City and guilds qualification is ideal for anyone interested in building skills in floral design from the bottom up. It is for the hobbyist who wants to perfect the techniques of professional florists as well as those who are aiming to become industry professionals. Start on an exciting journey of personal discovery and growth to learn more about flowers and to use them to create works of art. Qualifying learners will be fully funded for this course. Enquire at enrolment.

All plant material is included in this course fee.

You may be entitled to the concessionary fee if you are in receipt of a low income or means tested benefit. For further information please contact

Purpose of Course

In this course learners will develop basic practical skills, using a range of materials, in the planning, preparation, construction and presentation of simple floral designs.

You will learn to create freestanding traditional/ contemporary arrangements and table décor as well as a host of techniques to take you to the next level.

On this course, you will develop the following life skills)

Mental Wellbeing

Social Wellbeing

English Skills

Maths Skills

Employability Skills

Digital Skills

Presentation Skills

Design Skills

Confidence building

What level is this course & what skills do I need?

This is a Level 1 City and Guilds Course.

This course is suitable for complete beginners who are new to floristry. You only need to be interested in floral design. 

You will need to have basic Maths and English skills to complete the assignments.

Additional information

You will need to bring:

Scissors, apron, folder and paper, pen and pencils


Before the start of the course you will be invited to join a Google Classroom which is the tool that will be used to share information with you about the course, update you with important information etc.

What are the progression opportunities at the end of this course?

Level 2 City and Guilds Certificate in Floristry

Level 3 City and Guilds Certificate in Floristry

Wedding Flowers Advanced

Flowers for Events

Modern and Contemporary Arrangements

Floristry Foundation Spring

Floristry Foundation Summer

Floristry Foundation Autumn

Easter Flowers

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