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Level 1 Diploma in Floristry

Level 1 Diploma in Floristry

Level 1 Diploma in Floristry


This course is ideal for creative beginners looking to start a career in floristry. You will learn all of the basic skills required and get hands-on with practical tasks, creating sales tables and a range of floral arrangements for all occasions including wedding and funeral pieces and planted and window displays. We also have an on-site shop where you can hone your entrepreneurial skills and get involved in a real business environment; you will have the chance to learn about health and safety and the conditioning of plant materials.


  • Health and safety
  • Condition floristry plant material
  • Make a floral wreath
  • Undertaking enterprise project
  • Gifted wrap a single flower
  • How to make a basket arrangement
  • Prepare and plant container for display
  • Floristry techniques
  • Floristry skills design and colour
  • Practical floristry
  • Recognise trees and plants
  • Responsible work practice
  • Take part in work activity

Entry Requirements

No formal Entry Requirements.


Equipment and tools provided. You will need access to a camera or Smartphone.

Mode of Study


Course Features

Level 1

Full Time





Courses are free for 16-18 who have not studied higher than GCSE's. Even if you have studied a different course at college or sixth form we may still be able to help. Speak to the admissions team for more information. There maybe free or reduced costs for adults, contact the admissions team to see if you are eligible.

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You can progress to the Level 2 Floristry course at NWSLC.

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