Floristry Courses

2 Weeks Intensive Career Change Course

The Intensive Career Change Course is taught over two weeks, during that time we will work through the foundations of floral work from the basic ‘hand tie’ through to vase arrangements, wedding design, sympathy flowers, event and contract work. Aside from the practical, we also help you to build the skills you will need to start your new business, including marketing, branding, social media, business planning and funding. Also included in the course are a set of T&C’s for florists provided by Emerald and Jade Flowers.

Each week consists of tuition from Monday – Friday. Class starts at 10.00 and our day finishes up around 16.30.

Course Prices –
2017 – £2,500

Reserve your place by paying in full on-line or email us at and we’ll arrange the rest.

2018 – £2,850
A deposit payment of £500 is required to secure your place. The final payment to be received one month prior to the course date

Cancellation Policy –
Cancellations are fully refundable/transferable up to 6 weeks prior to the course date.
Cancellation made within 6 weeks of the course date, will incur a 10% cancellation fee.

Practical Skills

There will be eight days of hands-on practical experience where you will learn a wide range of floristry skills. To ensure you acquire the necessary skills your practical days will include the following:

• Hand-Tied Bouquets
• Urn Arrangements
• Sympathy Flowers
• Living Wreaths
• Meadow Flower Arrangement
• Planting Designs
• Eco Friendly use of moss and chicken wire    in arrangements

Wedding and Event Flowers:
• Bridal Bouquets
• Wiring technics – flower crowns and   buttonholes
• Candelabras
• Garlands
• Table Centre
• Ceremony Flowers

Business Skills

There will be two days where we will introduce you to the business skills required to launch your own business. Stepping away from the practical we will invite experts in their relevant fields to come into the school and talk to you about the following subjects…. Branding, costings, marketing, social media, business plans and finance. We will also take a look at the florists T&C’s which are provided by Emerald and Jade Flowers.

What the Students Say...

I have had the best summer ever. It has been such a positive and life-changing experience attending the career change course. I loved learning in your calm studio, with beautiful flowers and with such kind and understanding tutors. Thank you again for empowering me to turn my dreams into my reality

Ingrid Edginton