The course takes place at our St Margaret’s Campus and runs each Thursday 12:30 – 15:00 for 9 weeks.
This enjoyable and exciting course is open to everyone from beginners to those looking to learn more complex arrangement techniques or even develop a professional eye for flower arranging.
During the course you will learn how to build floral displays and create a variety of arrangements to get the most from your flowers. You will be able to take all your arrangements home to share with friends and family. This course does not require any previous experience and is perfectly suitable for any and all levels of ability.
Students will need to bring their own fresh materials week by week as advised by the tutor.
What You'll Learn
You will be taught how to produce a variety of arrangements from button holes through to flower baskets, looking at which flowers are best for specific arrangements. Traditional and contemporary designs are covered and you will keep all arrangements made. You will also learn how to correctly care for flowers to prolong their life.
There are no entry requirements other than being over 19 years of age.
How you will be assessed
This is a practical course with no exams, formal assessments and no coursework.
Tuition Fees (16-18): £0.00
Tuition Fees (19+): £90.00
The cost of the course is £90.00.
However, you will not be required to pay a fee for this course if you are in receipt of one of the following benefits:
JSA or ESA (Employment and Support Allowance Work Related Action Group)
There will be no fees if you earn less than £20,319.
There will be a £12.50 materials charge payable at the beginning of the course to cover the cost of sundry items which will be provided on a weekly basis.
If the course is longer than one year the total fees are for the first year only and further fees may apply in future years. All fees are based on a ‘home’ learner status. Please contact us for information on overseas fees.
For more information, please see our course fee disclaimers page.
Course and Career progression
On completion, you may wish to enrol again and progress onto more complex arrangements. Or it might inspire you to look into enrolling on one of our full-time programs. Your tutor will be able to advise you on progression routes available to you. We also run starting up your own business courses that may be of interest to you.
What Happens Next
Click the apply now button to apply for a place on the course. You will then be sent your enrolment instructions if there is a place available for you.