Learn new skills to impress your family and friends with your creations!
Our Floristry, Flower Arranging and also Food courses provide the opportunity to learn new techniques, inspiration, skills & ideas as well as a stepping stones for careers. Our courses offer all students the opportunity to succeed with the aid of our highly trained, experienced & supportive staff.
Floristry and Flower Arranging courses continue to be popular and our range of exciting flower arranging courses at Sutton College, suitable for all levels and with a variety of start dates and course lengths. Bite size short courses are offered throughout the year enabling you to pick and choose from a wide variety of topics during the daytime and evening.
For those considering floristry as a career, we offer the Foundation in Floristry course and the Floristry Level 2 Certificate from City & Guilds, equipping learners with the knowledge and skills to work in the industry, either in a florist shop, or to become self-employed and start their own business.
You will need to bring your own flowers and foliage to the Floristry and Flower Arranging courses and the tutor will suggest the flowers required for each session in advance. Some sundries will be available for purchase in the class.
The Sutton College food programme offers courses for all abilities. Complete novices and those looking to take a class for fun can come to our beginner courses and one off workshops. Would you like to learn how to make a cake from scratch, but never had the confidence or are you looking to advance your skills, we can give you expert tuition, advice and guidance.
Learn how to decorate cakes with intricate flowers or learn piping and icing techniques, including how to colour and what to use to get the best results.
We can offer one day workshops for small groups, one to one tuition and Weekend workshops.
Floristry from Foundation to C&G Level 2, Christmas Bouquets, Wedding Flowers, One Day Workshops
Sugar flowers, Royal, Icing and Piping, Novelty Cakes