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Floristry Diploma City and Guilds Level 2 at Guildford College

Course description

A nationally recognised qualification awarded by City and Guilds, giving a broad programme of technical and professional skills in the chosen field.

Topics:

  • practical and theoretical floristry
  • sales techniques, window display
  • applied design and colour
  • interior landscaping
  • stock control
  • keyboard and computer skills
  • health and safety
  • retail work experience.

Course content

  • practical and theoretical floristry
  • sales techniques, window display
  • applied design and colour
  • interior landscaping
  • stock control
  • keyboard and computer skills
  • health and safety
  • retail work experience.

Entry requirements

3 - 4 GCSEs at C and above or equivalent, or appropriate experience/knowledge.

 

Assessment

Project work, portfolio, assignments, written and practical skills tests and an online City and Guilds multiple choice exam.

Future opportunities

You could progress to the Floristry Diploma Level 3 (subject to achievement of the Level 2 at Merit or above), or employment in the industry.

 

Further information

Why Study Here

  • Merrist Wood has been a land-based training establishment in Surrey for over 60 years with a flourishing floristry department for the last nineteen
  • Training from Level 1 to Level 5 under the guidance of highly motivated master florists
  • Exciting opportunities are offered to our students to compete and win prizes at prestigious floral events such as RHS Hampton Court Flower Show, the Spring Floral Event and New Covent Garden Flower Market Inter College Competition
  • Specially designed floristry studios
  • College nursery producing a wide range of plants
  • Instruction in professional floristry skills, floral design and business management by highly qualified tutors with relevant industry experience

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Guildford College directly.

Last updated date: 20 June 2016
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