Next Steps to Flower Shop Floristry
Art & Design, Fashion & Creative Crafts
What is the course about?
This short non-accredited course is design to give an insight to volunteering or working in a floristry or thinking of setting up their own floristry business.
What will I learn?
The course will give you an insight in the roles and responsibilities of working or volunteering in a flower shop.
The next steps course is partly theory based with research tasks to undertake and practical sessions.
Experience and basic IT skills and using a laptop is required.
There will be some practical around how to condition flowers for sale.
The course content includes:
Week 1 Theory - Services on offer and promotions.
Week 2 Theory - Wholesaler Webb site navigation and Flower stock Ordering
Week 3 Theory - Floristry Window and gift Shop dressing
Week 4 Practical - Window displays
Week 5 Practical - Tribute designs
Week 6 Occasions - Baby Shower and Valentines designs
If you would like more information on the learning outcomes please email ACLenquiries@wvr.ac.uk
What will the course lead on to?
We offer short floristry courses starting with Introduction and then Next Steps. We also offer theme courses around Spring, Summer and Wedding flowers. Christmas and Christmas wreath sessions.
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/
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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?
Ideally you will have attended the the Introduction to Flower Shop Floristry but it is open anyone who has not had any experience with flowers or floristry design.
What are my funding options?
For further information on funding please contact Learner Services on 01925 494400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are there any additional costs associated with the course?
For the practical we will provide basic flowers, but you maybe required to bring in extra foliage.
Purchase of your own text books will be required, we will advise you about these at your first class.
Please complete this form if you would like any other information about this course
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