Floral Design Course
In the Floral Design Course, you will learn how to create many different styles of floral designs and flower arrangements the professional way.
Have you ever looked at a beautiful flower arrangement but had no idea how it was made?
We’ll show you exactly what types of flowers and foliage to use together to give the most impact.
It’s so easy once you know how.
Our course is set out so the absolute beginner can learn floristry. If you already have experience in floral designing, you will find our course of great value to you in furthering your skills.
No one is born a floral designer. All skills have to be learnt and once you have this knowledge you will have it for a lifetime.
In each term you will receive a floristry manual which is most informative. The first term manual has over 260 pages with easy to follow step-by-step instructions for each lesson. Each manual has hundreds of floristry and floral design tips and techniques with photos and illustrations. In addition to the lessons there are instructions on how to create many other unique floral designs. You will find each manual will be a valuable reference guide, during and after you have completed the course.
Online Video Lessons. Each practical lesson is online so you can see the actual lesson being made.
All Materials Are Supplied.
We provide the floristry supplies for each term such as bowls, baskets, corsage and presentation boxes, florist foam, bowls, bases, ribbon, cellophane, bouquet holders, cards, floral tape and wire.
The Principal, Fay Chamoun A.A.I.H., A.I.M. has been teaching floral design by correspondence since 1972 and has developed a unique way of teaching so it is easy to understand. Each lesson is set out with easy to follow step by step instructions. Even a person who has had no previous experience in flower arranging can soon be making up stunning floral designs in a very short period of time. Fay will be your tutor throughout the course and will work with you personally so you can be the very best you can be in floral designing. This personalized service will really help you with your flower arranging skills.
What Does The Courses Cover
The practical lessons in the floral design course includes corsages, posies, traditional and modern bowl arrangements, European designs, gift boxes of flowers, basket designs, cylinders, tributes and bridal designs.
You will learn to create many different styles of flower arranging from simple to elaborate, traditional and modern.
Hundreds of tips and techniques, used in the floral industry by professional florists are shared with you. This is a hands on course and you will be guided from the very first placement to the finishing touches of each design.
We have students who have successfully completed our course from many different countries all over the world. All you need to get started is a postal delivery address. We are only an e-mail or phone call away from you. No matter where you live, anywhere in the world, you can be successful in this exciting industry by learning step-by-step how to make beautiful floral arrangements in the comfort of your own home.
What Can You Expect To Achieve From The Course
There is an increasing demand for skilled floral designers. Floristry is one of the few professions that you can really express yourself creatively. You do not need to have any special academic qualifications to do the course. We have had student from all age groups and backgrounds, including nurses, office workers, house wives, hairdressers, students and the hospitality industry.
You will learn how to start your own florist shop or business from home.
To have a successful business it depends just as much on the management skills as the floral designing skills. You will learn everything you need to run a successful florist business including profitable shop management, retailing, and promotion. We have other students who have found a position in the floral industry.
Floristry is a career that does not need a lot of money to get started. You can begin with lower start up costs than many other businesses. A florist is surrounded with beautiful flowers every day. Imagine getting paid to do something you love!
It is very fulfilling to be involved in the floral industry that brings such pleasure to others.
We also have many students who enrol in the the course for their own enjoyment – to make beautiful floral designs for their own home or for family and friends.
What’s Required Of You
All you need to succeed is enthusiasm and the desire to learn and put what you have learned into practice. We look at this course as a partnership. You provide the enthusiasm and the willingness to learn, we provide you with the training, expertise and encouragement.
I am sure you will be delighted and will impress your family and friends with your new found skills in floral designing.
Proven Method Of Teaching
One of the benefits of our floristry correspondence home study course is that you don’t have to worry about travel expenses to classes. Most of us lead busy lives and you can study when it most convenient to you. You can start the course straight away.
You can study part time in the comfort of your own home and work at your own pace. When you finish one lesson you go on to the next one at your convenience. You can go fast or slow – it’s your choice.
Our floral design correspondence course is very flexible. If you change your address, relocate to another state, or even to another country, you can still continue on with your studies. You can e-mail or post to us the photographs of your completed lessons.
The Principal, Fay Chamoun, will personally advise you of your progress and offer helpful suggestions if needed. You will have your own personal tutor to help and guide you throughout the course.
On successful completion of the floristry course, you will receive your Advanced Certificate Of Floristry and a letter of confirmation on our official letterhead. You can proudly display this on the wall or in your floral design portfolio.