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Beginners Floristry Course to Advanced Floristry Courses

 

  • Block Courses

  • 2 People Courses

  • 10 week - 1 day per week courses

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

You could choose Block Courses - , where there is a Beginners 5 day Floristry Course block, then a 5 day Intermediate Floristry Course block and finaly a 4 day Advanced Floristry Coursel. Floristry block courses push all the learning together so that you can advance rapidly. If you choose all three - this is our floristry gold course and saves you money when compared to booking the courses individually.

 

 

Another approach 2 people Floristry Courses.

Two People Floristry course where they want to run a floristry business and work directly with the teacher. We provide topic specific 3 day courses; wedding floristry courses, funeral floristry courses and function decoration floristry courses but with dates to suit our students <Click to find out more>

 

What about our 10 week - 1 day per week floristry course?

attend 1 of our 1 day per week for 10 week Floristry courses <Click to find out more>

 

Each of our course approches is designed to give our students the flexibility to choose how frequently they learn and at what level.

 

Let's continue here with Floristry Gold

 

Floristry Gold - If you are a new starter to floristry with little to no knowledge of the floristry industry and want to be taught to a high practical standard in floristry as quickly as possible you can make a single booking for all three courses, Foundation Floristry, Intermediate Floristry and Advanced Floristry and save yourself £200

Take a look at all three floristry block courses below;

 

 

See table below for course dates

Save £200 on the Gold Floristry Course

 

advanced floristry example

The gold floristry course offers intensive training for future florists and if you make a single booking for all three courses, Foundation Floristry, Intermediate Floristry and Advanced Floristry and save yourself £200

- Normal price 3 X £1200 Total £3600 - Gold price £3400

Save you and your friend £600

Book 2 Gold places and you and your friend save - £600 -Normal price 2 X £3600 = £7200 - Gold price for 2 people £6600 (Total saving £600)

 

 

*Please note this course is not a qualification and therefore no homework, assignments or assessments are set/ administered.

 

We are a private training organisation and provide high class training for people wishing to embark on a new career and want to learn their new trade or skill as quickly as possible.

We offer a range of courses for the experienced florists, flower arrangers and craftspeople wishing to learn new skills and techniques for their own professional development. We are all about concentrated learning programmes because we know you are busy people and want to get going as quickly as possible.

 

What will you achieve?

Each course will result in the teaching and practising of skills and techniques, networking with like minded craftsmen, learning in a friendly and happy environment and a receiving a certificate of learnt skill level and attendance to add to your CPD files.

 

Where to start: Give me a call (01707 873944) or send an email to info@gillmcgregor.com

 

While it makes sense to enrole on courses that help deliver set goals as quickly as possible, from floristry wedding courses, event decoration and funeral work, it may also make sense to get a more rounded learning experience by enrolling on our block courses listed here.

 

There is alot to take in and that's why I am happy that you call or contact me to dicuss your options.

Three Intensive Floristry Courses

Intensive Floristry courses for busy people wishing to learn commercial Floristry practical skills to assist their career aims to be involved in the Florist Industry: Beginners Floristry Foundation course, Intermediate Floristry course and Advanced Floristry course.

Floristry Gold

Floristry Gold - Make a single booking for all three courses and save £200

Ideal if you are a new starter to floristry with little to no knowledge of the floristry industry and want to be taught to a high practical standard in floristry as quickly as possible you can make a single booking for all three courses, Foundation Floristry, Intermediate Floristry and Advanced Floristry and save yourself £200. Take a look at all three courses.

 

 

beginners floristry courses

This Intensive Beginners course will teach you Floristry skills and techniques at foundation level covering:

Traditional and contemporary floral arrangements, funeral work, hand-tied designs, wedding designs and the necessary underpinning knowledge to assist your entry into a career in Floristry and taught over 5 days.

 

In addition to the intensive tuition covering the building blocks of floristry skills and delegate practice the course cost includes:

 

All materials and mechanics

A set of tools and equipment for you to take home

Comprehensive handouts.

A certificate of attendance; stating the level taught will be provided.

Lunch and day time refreshments are provided.

 

Class sizes will be small to facilitate a happy yet focused learning environment.

To develop commercial speeds, delegates need to practice designs taught after the duration of the course. The course* has been developed to teach correct construction methods for a host of floristry designs supported by the theory of the elements and principles of design.

The foundation floristry course is designed to be week 1 of a suite of 3 fast track Floristry courses.

 

*Please note this course is not a qualification and therefore no homework, assignments or assessments are set/ administered.


Burgess Hall, Goffs Lane, Cheshunt/ Goffs Oak - EN7 5EG - 01707 873944

These courses supply students with flowers & materials with an approximate retail value of £350 per course -
included in the course price.

Course Title Start Date Venue Cost Maximum Places   Book Now
Intensive Beginners Floristry Foundation Course - 5 Day Block course Next date to be announced Burgess Hall £1200 12   Call or email
Course runs 5 day block - Tuesday - 10am to 5pm, Wednesday to Friday - 9am to 5pm, Saturday - 10am to 4pm

Intensive Intermediate Floristry Course -      5 Day Block course

Monday 14th July 2014 Burgess Hall £1200 12   Call or email
Course runs 5 day block - Monday 14th July - 10am to 5pm, Tuesday 15th - Thursday 17th - 9am to 5pm, Friday 18th - 10am to 4pm.
Intensive Intermediate Floristry Course -      5 Day Block course Monday 15th September 2014 Burgess Hall £1200 12   Call or email
Course runs 5 day block - Monday 15th September - 10am to 5pm, Tuesday 16th - Thursday 18th - 9am to 5pm, Friday 19th -10am to 4pm.
Intensive Intermediate Floristry Course -      5 Day Block course Tuesday 7th October 2014 Burgess Hall £1200 12   Call or email
Course runs 5 day block - Tuesday 7th October - 10am to 5pm, Wednesday 8th - Friday 10th - 9am to 5pm, Saturday -11th 10am to 4pm.
Intensive Advanced Floristry Course - 4 Day Block course Tuesday 28th October 2014 Burgess Hall £1200 12   Call or email
Course runs 5 day block - Tuesday 28th October - 9am to 5pm, Wednesday 29th - Thursday 30th - 9am to 5pm, Friday -11th 10am to 4pm.
intermediate floristry courses

The Intensive Intermediate Floristry course is targeted at busy people wishing to extend their beginners Floristry skills and is designed to develop greater technical and design skills to further increase your range of practical floristry designs and skills.

This floristry course covers to following at a higher level than foundation:

Wedding work, Hand-tied designs, Flower arrangements, Funeral work, Purchasing theory, Product design, Theory of costing supported by relevant under pinning knowledge and taught over 5 days

 

This Intensive Floristry Course is designed to be week 2 of a suite of 3 fast track Floristry courses (having completed the Foundation Course) or for those who can evidence successful completion of a level 1 Floral qualification.

In addition to the intensive tuition developing skills learnt at foundation level and delegate practice the course cost includes:

All materials and mechanics

Comprehensive handouts.

A certificate of attendance, stating the level taught will be provided.

Day time refreshments and lunch is provided.

 

Class sizes will be small to facilitate a happy yet focused learning environment.

To develop commercial speeds, delegates will need to practice designs taught after the duration of the course. The course* has been developed to teach correct construction methods for a host of floristry designs supported by the theory of the elements and principles of design.

 

*Please note this course is not a qualification and therefore no homework, assignments or assessments are set/ administered.


advanced floristry courses

This Intensive Advanced Floristry course is the highest level of the suite of 3 fast track floristry courses.

This intensive course is targeted at busy people who wish to learn technically advanced commercial Floristry practical skills to assist their career aims within the Florist Industry. Delegates must have attended the Beginners Floristry Course and the Intensive Intermediate Floristry Course of the intensive floristry courses or are able to evidence achievement of a recognised Level 2 Floristry qualification.

Tuition will concentrate on large scale designs with increased technical skills covering

Event decoration

Bridal designs

Large scale arrangements for venue decoration

Large scale arrangements for weddings

Large scale arrangements for funeral work.

The theory of event decoration

Customer consultation

Customer quotation

The cost of the course is the same as weeks 1 and 2 due to the cost of the materials necessary for each delegate to make, individually, a varied range of large scale, commercial floristry designs and taught over 4 days

In addition to the intensive tuition which further develops the skills learnt at intermediate level and delegate practice

The course cost includes:

All materials and mechanics

Comprehensive handouts.

A certificate of attendance, stating the level taught will be provided.

Day time refreshments and lunch is provided.

 

Class sizes will be small to facilitate a happy yet focused learning environment.

To develop commercial speeds, delegates will need to practice designs taught after the duration of the course. The course* has been developed to teach correct construction methods for a host of floristry designs supported by the theory of the elements and principles of design.

 

*Please note this course is not a qualification and therefore no homework, assignments or assessments are set/ administered.

 

Or book all three courses with the Floristry Gold Course and save . . . .

 

The gold floristry course offers intensive training for future florists and if you make a single booking for all three courses, Foundation Floristry, Intermediate Floristry and Advanced Floristry and save yourself £200

- Normal price 3 X £1200 Total £3600 - Gold price £3400

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Courses run in idyllic local settings which include character hotels and approved facilities in the Hertfordshire - London ⁄ Middlesex, Cheshunt, Goffs Oak and Waltham Abbey; dependent on anticipated course delegate numbers. Refreshments and lunch are always provided unless stated otherwise.