City & Guilds Diploma Floristry - Beginners Level 1

The course is aimed at those seeking employment in Floristry but have no prior experience. 

Course content

The units covers a range of practical designs for weddings, funerals and gift arrangements in foam, planted and hand tied which will be gift wrap. Plus the identification of flowers, foliage and plants in common commercial use. You will learn how to condition and care for the flowers and foliage, display them vases and create window displays.

Assessments will be continuous with a mix of practical and theoretical.

Selection Process  

Entry requirements (minimum)

Basic communication and numeracy skills are essential 

Progression routes

You may progress onto level 2 City & Guilds Floristry which we offer on a full-time and part-time basis this selection will be via interview plus a communications, numeracy and practical aptitude test.

SCQF level


Start date

01 September 2017


1 Year(s), September to June

For courses starting in August 2017, you can make up to two applications.

Applications are made to a course and a first choice of campus. If the course is oversubscribed at your first choice you will be automatically considered for alternative sites and may be made an offer without a further application.

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