Floristry Level 3 Certificate
This part-time Level 3 Floristry course will follow on from the our Level 2 Floristry course or is relevant for those who have equivalent extensive industry knowledge.
This level 3 course will inspire you to create innovative and contemporary designs to mirror the requirements of the industry. You must hold a Floristry Level 2 or equivalent qualification to enrol. You will be working at a more senior level within the floristry industry applying your practical skills. Students will be expected to complete assignments from home.
What topics are covered?
The unit Creative Design Process for Florists will enable candidates to explore art and design principles and use sources of inspiration in culture, emotion, craft techniques and botany to support the creative design process. In the unit Diverse Tied Floristry Designs a diverse range of traditional and contemporary floral designs will be assembled using tying and binding techniques, methods of packaging and types of gift wrapping and presentation. In the unit Diverse Wedding Designs candidates will construct a diverse range of floral designs for weddings and formal occasions using floral foam, wire, glue, foam holders and hand-made frameworks and structures. All designs will evaluated and costed to a high commercial standard.
Who is the course aimed at?
This course is for those who wish to develop more creative skills in the art of Floristry.
What are the entry requirements?
You must have a level 2 floristry qualification.
Entry to the course is subject to a interview with the course tutor. Candidates should show an interest in floristry and demonstrate a desire to work in the industry. You should also have a good standard of literacy and numeracy.
What qualifications will I gain?
Level 3 Certificate in Floristry.
Who is the awarding body?City & Guilds
Who will be my tutor?
How will I learn?
Practical assessments and written assignments.
How will I be assessed?
Online exam plus practical graded assessments.
Are there any additional costs?
The college will supply flowers. Should you wish to take your design home a charge will be made (to be advised on a weekly basis). You will also need to purchase your own stationery for your portfolios and assignments.
Which department is this course in?DHSL (Department of Hospitality, Spa Industries and Landbased)
Where will I need to go on my first day?On your first day, please report to the Reception in the Roper Building at City Centre Campus.
What do I need to bring?
Notebooks, pens and camera or mobile phone for taking pictures of your work. Occasionally you will be asked to bring in other items to use ie; containers, garden foliage etc. The college has a canteen but you may bring your own food and drink if you wish.
The College Shop (located at our City Centre Campus) offers a wide selection of stationary, course equipment and starter kits to suit your study needs.
What else do I need to know?
Students will be given an overview of the course including dates and times, rules and codes of conduct, health and safety procedures and location of facilities etc.
To avoid disappointment, please make sure you apply for your chosen course early. Decisions regarding running or cancelling a course are made one week prior to the start of the course. If a course is cancelled, you will be informed and your course fees refunded in full. Please see Terms and Conditions of Enrolment.
The course will not run on bank holidays or during half term. Please check here for term dates.
Where can I find out more information?If you need help or answers to specific questions, please contact the Student Advice Centre on 01225 312191 ext. 720 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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How do I apply?Online: Click the "Apply" button and fill out an online application form.
By post: Download the Part-time Learning Agreement and send to Student Advice Centre, Bath College, Avon Street, Bath BA1 1UP.
In person: Visit the Student Advice Centre in either of our campuses.