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Introduction to Wedding Floristry

Subject Area

Art & Design, Fashion & Creative Crafts

Student Type

Adults

Study Mode

Part Time

What is the course about?

This course is designed to give you an insight into making informal wedding flower arrangements. You will acquire the basic skills, techniques and knowledge needed to produce small flower arrangements.

Why should I choose the course?

If you have an interest in floristry and would like to learn how to make beautiful wedding flower arrangements, this course is perfect for you. This fun workshop will provide you with the basic skills you need to produce informal wedding arrangements.

What will I learn?

During this three-hour workshop you will learn basic floristry techniques and materials to produce a variety of designs, including:

  • Buttonholes
  • Wedding wreath, which can be used as a table decoration or hanging display
  • Bridesmaid handheld posy.

You will also learn:

  • Which flowers and foliage are best to use for wedding arrangements.
  • The common and Latin names of flowers used
  • How to cost a design of your choice in order to make a profit.

If you would like more information on the learning outcomes, please email ACLenquiries@wvr.ac.uk

What will the course lead on to?

After completing this course, you may wish to take part in our Introduction to Floristry and Next Steps Floristry courses to develop your skills further. We also offer short seasonal courses such as spring, summer, and Christmas floristry, which could help you expand your skills and progress on to accredited courses.

What support is available?

We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.

Click here for learning support: https://wvr.ac.uk/college-life/learning-support

Click here for finance support: https://wvr.ac.uk/college-life/financial-support

Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?

Here at Warrington & Vale Royal College we have a team of dedicated, experienced staff who can share their extensive knowledge and skills with you. Learning in a friendly and inclusive environment, you will be fully supported to achieve your goals.

What are the entry requirements?

This course is suitable for adults aged 19 and over. No previous qualifications are needed to enrol on to this course, however some prior experience would be beneficial.

What are my funding options?

For further information on funding please contact Learner Services on 01925 494400 or email learner.services@wvr.ac.uk

Are there any additional costs associated with the course?

There will be no additional costs, as all basic materials are provided. You will be required to bring your own scissors (floristry or general household), a pen and a notebook.

Careers Information

Course options

26/04/2023

Duration
5 Weeks
Class Times
12:45 - 14:45
Location
Winsford Campus
Day(s)
Wed
Adult Fee
30
16-18 Fee
Not Applicable
Fees Information
You may receive a discount* if in receipt of an eligible benefit or your income is below £19,305. *Ts&Cs apply.

26/04/2023

Duration
5 Weeks
Class Times
10:00 - 12:00
Location
Winsford Campus
Day(s)
Wed
Adult Fee
30
16-18 Fee
Not Applicable
Fees Information
You may receive a discount* if in receipt of an eligible benefit or your income is below £19,305. *Ts&Cs apply.

27/04/2023

Duration
5 Weeks
Class Times
18:00 - 20:00
Location
Warrington Campus
Day(s)
Thu
Adult Fee
30
16-18 Fee
Not Applicable
Fees Information
You may receive a discount* if in receipt of an eligible benefit or your income is below £19,305. *Ts&Cs apply.

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