Certificate II, III, & IV in Floristry

SFL20115 – Certificate II in Floristry (Assistant) TRAINING LOGO

DAY CLASS 8 weeks (with one – two breaks)

Cost:  Full Fee $2,550.00 Day Course (from 1st July 2017)

Resource Book $60.00
Sundry Fee        $45.00

Time:  9.00am – 2.30pm Mon-Thurs

NIGHT CLASS 24 weeks (with term breaks)

The College follows school terms, breaking for school holidays.

Full Fee $3,500.00 Night Course + One Saturday per month

Resource Book $60.00
Sundry Fee        $45.00

Time:  6.00pm – 9.00pm Tuesday evenings + One Saturday per month

FRIDAY DAY CLASS 26 weeks (part time with two – three breaks)

Cost:  Full Fee $2,550.00 Friday Day Course

Resource Book $60.00
Sundry Fee        $45.00

Time:  9.00am – 2.30pm Friday

REMOTE CLASS all year

Full Fee $3,500.00 Off Campus Course + Two  one week blocks On Campus Practical during the year

Resource Book $60.00
Sundry Fee        $45.00

Time:  week one 9.00am – 2.30pm Fri, Sat -Fri
Time:  week two 9.00am – 2.30pm Mon-Fri

This qualification will allow you to enter into the floristry industry at an assistant level. The floristry industry  is a rewarding and fulfilling career.   Job positions may include traditional retail floristry shops, studios and floristry businesses who sell via the internet or phone. You will learn basic skills and techniques required to assemble items such as bunch, bouquets, boxed arrangements, table centres and basic wired items such as corsages and buttonholes.

You will also learn floristry specific operational subjects focusing on recognising, receiving, storing, preparing stock.

SFL30115 – Certificate III in Floristry

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PLEASE NOTE: the structure of Cert III has changed from 1st July 2017

DAY CLASS full time (proposed two/three week break for work experience and to complete assignments)

The College follows school terms, breaking for school holidays.

Full time 16 weeks consisting of Phase One 6 weeks and Phase two 10 weeks with no prior experience

Cost: $5,700.00 (Full fee) Monday – Thursday

Full time 10 weeks consisting of Phase Two for those who have already completed Cert II in Floristry

Cost: Full fee $4,250 Monday – Thursday

Cost: Remote Phase one and two $6,550

Cost: Remote Phase two only $4,550 ( for those who have completed  Cert II in Floristry)

Sundry Fee $100.00

Time: 9.00am – 2.30pm Mon- Thurs

FRIDAY COURSE one day per week 24 weeks (proposed two/three week break for work experience and to complete assignments)

Cost: $5,700.00 (Full fee)                                                                                                    Cost: $4,25000.00 (Full fee) Phase two only for those who have completed a Cert II in
Sundry Fee $100.00

Time: 9.00am – 2.30pm Friday

NIGHT COURSE one night per week  + odd Saturdays.

Cost: $6,900.00 (Full fee)                                                                                                    Cost: $4,85000.00 (Full fee) Phase two only for those who have completed a Cert II in Floristry                                                                                                                           Sundry Fee $100.00

RPL  (Recognised Prior Learning): Price on application

Apprenticeships and Traineeships supported

Subsidised $1995.00
Concession $695.00

Phase One

  • Consists of all the basic aspects of floristry which involves hands on
  • Treating and conditioning flowers
  • Hand tied posies and bouquets with wrapping styles
  • Vase, table and boxed arrangements
  • Wiring -buttonholes, corsages and flower crowns
  • Plus, units and theory

Phase Two

Once you have mastered all the basics we will move forward to more detailed flower arrangements.

This qualification will allow you to enter the industry with a recognised qualification as a florist.  This course provides a foundation for those wishing to enter the floristry  industry and those with more than just a passing interest in flowers. You will learn advanced construction skills and techniques and the best practises for design and construction of arrangements, weddings, funerals and events.  We will look at how the basic skills obtained in Certificate II can be adapted and expanded upon for larger scale commissions.  This certificate follows on immediately from Certificate II in Floristry.   You will need to complete Certificate II in Floristry or demonstrate equivalent skills.   This course is open to the general public, but particularly to experienced employees in the floristry business.

SFL40115 – Certificate IV in Floristry  TRAINING LOGO

Duration:  8 weeks (Part time, Friday Day class)

Cost: $4,400.00
Sundry Fee $65.00

Time: 9.00am – 2.30pm Friday

Certificate IV in Floristry (SFL40115) will help you develop and further your skills and confidence to further your career in Floristry.  The certificate will equip owners/managers of a floristry business to create advanced floristry designs and take their place as a lead in the florist industry.  You will have extended your ability to create complex designs and organise flowers for events with the responsibility for the managerial and financial operations of a small business. A prerequisite to this course is five years industry experience.

By the end of this course you will have developed a Floristry business plan; budget and costings are touched upon and we demonstrate how to maximize results with flowers and foliage, with an emphasis on details for weddings thus creating a beautiful portfolio of your work.

INTRODUCTION TO FLORISTRY CERTIFICATE Course – Stage One                                                                                             Learn the basics

Stage 1

Duration: 10 lessons
Cost :   $1,150.00 inclusive of all flowers and materials used 

The Flower basics course is the perfect introduction to floristry for those without prior experience of arranging flowers. It is also well suited to those wanting to refresh skills.

These are private classes for students looking to gain practical floral experience.A certificate will be isssued on completing the Basic Aspects of Floristry.

The Art of Floristry is an old Tradition. We will explore both traditional and contemporary styles, with an emphasis on flowers looking natural. Each lesson consists of a demonstration by the tutor, followed by a workshop-style tutorial where students create their own arrangements. This allows the student to master the techniques of the lesson, under the guidance of the tutor in a relaxed informal environment. Classes are kept intentionally small to allow quality tuition.

FLORISTRY COURSE ADVANCED Stage Two

Stage 2

Duration: 10 lessons
Cost :   $1,395.00
All Flowers and materials are included.

Offers classes in flower arranging and the essentials of the trade for business or pleasure.

In this course we cover more advanced aspects of Floristry.  These are private classes for students looking to gain practical floral experience without completing a Certificate II, III and IV in Floristry.

BRIDAL  – WEDDING FLOWERS – Stage three

Stage 3

These are private classes for students looking to gain practical floral experience without completing a Certificate II, III and IV in Floristry.

Duration: 10 lessons 
Cost :   $1,395.00  All Flowers and materials are included. Arrangements are your to take home.

This course is dedicated to Wedding Flowers where we will teach you the basic skills to create bridal designs. In this course students will learn all the essentials to create successful wedding flowers.

From the initial consultation to the final finishing touches we will take you through the steps required to plan, create and manage flowers for the event. Budget and costings are touched upon and we demonstrate how to maximize results with flowers and foliage, with an emphasis on detail.

Completion of Stage One and Stage two is a prerequisite to this course, unless you have prior floristry experience. Classes are kept intentionally small to allow quality tuition.  Please discuss with your Tutor your former training.

FLORISTRY CAREER COURSE – Consisting of stage one, stage two and stage three

Duration: 30 lessons
Cost :   $3,700.00
All Flowers and materials are included.

Our three week career course is designed as a foundation for those wishing to enter the industry with more than just a passing interest in flowers. The Career course consists of 30 lessons approximately 2.5 hours each lesson.  The Career Course has three stages Introduction to Floristry Stage One, Advanced Stage Two, Bridal Stage Three. We have three options in completing this courses. Our night course runs one night per week , Day course one day per week with 2 lessons per day and our One week intensive course. We provide flexibitiliy of completing the courses separately, at your leisure if needed.

All flowers and materials are provided. Arrangements are yours to keep and take home.

FLORAL ARRANGING COURSE

Offers classes in flower arranging and the essentials of the trade for business or pleasure.

These are private classes for students looking to gain practical floral experience without completing a Certificate II, III and IV Course.

Duration: 4 lessons
Cost :   $485.00

This course is made up of the first 4 lessons from the INTRODUCTION TO FLORISTRY COURSE Stage One.

BRIDAL CLASSES

Duration: Full Day
Cost :   $290.00
All Flowers and materials are included.

These classes are designed for the student or Florist with some experience on Bridal work.  Techniques shown on how to make beautiful hand tied and fully wired bouquet.

PEDESTAL ARRANGEMENTS

Duration: 2 1/2 hours
Cost :   $180.00
All Flowers and materials are included.

A challenge to create your own large Pedestal Arrangement in a hands-on workshop.  A little experience would be helpful ( but not necessary)

ARCHWAY WORKSHOP

Duration: 5 1/2 hours
Cost :   $290.00
All Flowers and materials are included.

Learn how to create beautiful archways for Weddings and Functions.

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CAKE DECORATING WORKSHOP

Duration:  2  1/2 hours
Cost :   $147.00
All Flowers and materials are included.

Look at different ways of decorating a cake with flowers.  Suited to complete novice. No experience necessary.

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BOW MAKING

Duration:  2  1/2 hours
Cost :   $45.00
All materials included plus a roll of ribbon to take home.

Be creative with your gift wrapping. Learn how to make beautiful bows.

CHRISTMAS WORKSHOPS

Workshops:  So many to choose from.  Cost: Varies

All Flowers and materials are included.

  • Create a wonderful Christmas Door Wreath for your Front door. Using a mixture of fresh/dried flowers, foliage, baul balls, cinnamon sticks, pine cones.
  • Create a wonderful Christmas Table Wreath for your Christmas table.  Using a mix of flowers, baul balls, cinnamon sticks, fruit, candles and lush foliage.
  • Create your own table arrangement for the festive season using candles, fresh flowers and greenery fruit, nuts and festive goodies.
  • Learn how to create a fabulous vase display for your home using festive themed flowers and foliage. We will show you how to add glamour and sparkle to you arrangement in a subtle and stylish way. Please bring your favourite vase.  A lot of fun!
  • Treat yourself for Christmas, come and create a stunning mini Christmas tree for the table.
  • Using a mixture of flowers, baul balls, fruit, candles and lush foliage, create  table arrangements and stylish settings.
  • Experiment in table styling and play with different designs and texture for your table.  Come and have some fun.
FLOWER CROWN / FASCINATOR WORKSHOP

Duration:  2  1/2 hours
Cost :   $125.00


All Flowers and materials are included

 

Learn how to make Fully Wired Flower Crowns.   This workshop will teach you the correct floristry techniques to make an authentic flower crown. Many years ago these flower crowns were a very popular accessories for weddings.  Today 20 years on, they have made a come back for parties and social occasions.  No experience necessary but being able to wire would be an advantage.

VINTAGE POSIES WORKSHOP

Duration:  2  1/2 hours
Cost :   $95.00
All Flowers and materials are included

 

Beginners welcome, no experience necessary.

We look at the correct techniques for holding and constructing the posy. This hands-on class enables you to learn about the important aspects of creating a vintage posy.

Originally known as a Tussie Mussie dating back to the 17th Century, where a selection of flowers were gathered from the garden.

Enjoy an afternoon out with a group of friends and learn how to make a beautiful vintage posy. Your flowers are yours to take home and enjoy.

Come along and have some fun.  We offer small intimate classes that are relaxed and informal.

CHILDRENS PARTIES

Are you looking for great children’s party ideas or something different for your child’s next birthday? Perhaps something creative? The flower parties are a beautiful choice.
Delight your child for their next birthday with their very own hands-on flower arranging party.
If your child loves pretty things or doing craft, then call us about the fun children’s flower parties we can host at your place or we would be happy to have you all in our studio.

Children’s Flower Party Options:


1.Vintage Posies arranged in  a container ( 5-12 years old)

This hands-on fun class enables children to pick and play with beautiful flowers and arrange them into a container.

Cost: $45.00 each includes all flowers and materials ( minimum 10 )

2.Flower Crowns (suited for the older age group 9 years +)

This workshop will teach you the to make a simple flower crown. Many years ago these flower crowns were a very popular accessories for weddings.  Today 20 years on, they have made a come back for parties and social occasions.

Cost: $49.00 each includes all flowers and materials ( minimum 10 )

Each guest will be so proud to take home their beautiful floral creation at the end of the party, embracing the beauty of nature in a fun and playful way.

We can come to you and bring everything needed. A qualified florist will bring beautiful blooms, set up a stunning flower display in your home or garden and help all guests create beautiful arrangements.

All children’s classes are approximately 1- 1.5 hour session.
The typical age range for a kids flower party is from around 5 to 12 years of age. However, we can easily cater for older children.

 

CORPORATE TEAM BUILDING WORKSHOPS

Come and experience the beauty of Flowers.  Workshops tailored especially for your companies next team building experience.

Vintage posies
Head circlets/fascinators
Beautiful Bouquets

Prices From $75.00 per person

HENS PARTY

Cost: from $65.00 per person (Min 8 people)

Its all about having fun …  we can tailor make a class suited for your group.

Whether is a Vintage Posy, a Flower Crown or a Table Arrangement.

All flowers and materials are supplied, including a complimentary class of Bubbles.