Professional Floristry Course – Module 1 2nd June


Four week intensive online course dealing with all aspects of a floristry business.

€800 normal price with (25% discount ) €600

  • Duration: 4 weeks
  • Location: Online
  • Start Date: 2nd June 2021
  • Trainer: Kay's Flower School


Programme Description

Course content includes:

  • Introduction to a Career as a Florist
  • Practical – Demonstration of 10 Different Floral Designs by Janette
    • Traditional Designs
    • Traditional Designs with a modern twist
    • Country Basket Arrangement
    • Modern Table Design
    • Modern Front Facing Designs – using different flowers and different containers
  • Conditioning and Handling Fresh Flowers & Foliage –
  • Flower Chemicals & How to use them
  • Health & Safety in the flower industry
  • Floral Sundries and materials
  • Types of floral foam – containers to suit locations and displays
  • Bow Making,  Janette will demonstrate and learners will learn to make an array of florist bows
  • Wholesalers – Trade Cards, Online Wholesalers, Sundry Wholesalers and Fresh Flower Wholesalers
  • Costing floral designs and calculating your retail price in accordance with Industry Standard
  • Branding and Developing Marketing Material to start your own business
  • Marketing & promoting yourself as a florist
  • Stock Control In the flower Industry
  • Business Setup – VAT – CRO – Insurance
  • Developing your Portfolio
  • Assessment for Certification

Professional Floristry Course