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Floristry Course

The ICI floristry course has been designed in consultation with the floristry industry and teaches you the skills that you need to succeed quickly and conveniently.

How Will You Benefit?

  • Fast track your career in floristry
  • Learn the inside secrets of how to become a floristry pro in months not years!
  • Study a floristry course that was designed in conjunction with the floristry industry
  • Free up valuable time, don’t waste time and money travelling to classes
  • Study at your own pace whenever and wherever you are
  • Have access to a tutor
  • Easy interest-free payment plans from as low as £25 per week

Suitability - Who should attend?

There are no previous work or education requirements for entry into any course level. Students may enrol directly into the diploma or advanced diploma levels without completing lower ranked qualifications. Graduates can expect higher course levels to result in higher potential salary, positions and skill capabilities.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

On successful completion of the course you will receive:

  • A graduation certificate officially recognizing your successful completion of studies and qualifications as a florist
  • Transcripts indicating units completed
  • Letter of recommendation and validation for current and future employers
  • Post-nominal letters placed after your name which indicate that you hold the relevant qualification. For example: John Smith, DipFL
  • Job search assistance: Graduate Career Services Program

Training Course Content

Introduction

  • Introduction to Floristry
  • Benefits of a Career in Floristry

Creating Floral Arrangements

  • Services Provided By A Florist
  • Colour and Design
  • How to Make Floral Arrangements
  • Wedding Flowers
  • Funeral Flowers

Getting Hired

  • How To Find Job Openings: Advertised & Unadvertised Positions
  • Part-Time Jobs and Seasonal Help
  • How to Create a Job
  • Shop Visits
  • Job Hunting Materials: Prepare a Resume, Cover Letter & Portfolio
  • Interviews
  • What Florists are Looking For
  • How to Make a Great Impression
  • Interview Questions, Discussing Salary & Following Up

Starting Your Own Flower Shop

  • Options for Starting a Florist Business
  • Getting Started
  • Supplies and Equipment
  • Wholesalers and Suppliers

Getting and Keeping Customers

  • Choose Your Target Markets
  • Marketing Your Business

Course delivery details

This entire course is carried out via Distance Learning (also known as correspondence learning). Distance learning is ideal if you need to adapt around work, family, or other commitments. It is also extremely beneficial should you simply wish to fast track your studies (and career) and not be locked into a timetable.

Our course content and learning experience ensure that your course is relevant and interesting. Learning, tutorial assistance and assessments take place whenever and wherever you are in the country or world. It takes place at your own pace on your own terms to fit your lifestyle. As an ICI student, you’ll never endure a pop quiz, spend countless hours and hundreds of dollars travelling, and never be late with an assignment or for class.

Course Length

ICI courses allow you to study at your own pace with no assignment deadlines. This means that you determine the pace of the course and within which time period you will ultimately complete your studies in.

  • Completing your course with ICI is flexible as you can fast-track and graduate in a matter of months. You complete activities and submit assignments whenever you are ready.
  • The maximum time given to complete a program is three years.

Why choose International Career Institute

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91% would recommend to a friend

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Expenses

  • Diploma: £798
  • Advanced Diploma: £998

Continuing Studies

Imagine having an exciting high-paying job that lets you use your creativity to brighten people’s lives with flowers. Welcome to the world of floristry!

There are few careers that offer so many benefits. As a florist (floral designer or flower shop owner), you will be surrounded by beauty every day and have a career that is fun and interesting. You will have a hands-on job that gives you a sense of satisfaction with the results of your work. If you start your own florist business you can enjoy the freedom and financial rewards of being your own boss.

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Start your new career today with ICI's Distance Learning & Home Study courses

The International Career Institute (ICI), provides career development online courses for individuals and businesses, helping professionals across all industries to build and improve their skills and career performance. The International Career Institute (ICI) is a leading provider of distance education. Using...


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