Perfect for beginners, those who are interested in wedding flowers to make for yourself, or as a hobby. This course will help you learn all the skills required to design wedding flowers or just for fun. We will cover all areas of design including wired buttonholes, wedding bouquets, and table display. Flowers are not included and you will need to provide your materials at a weekly cost of approximately £15. A requirements list will be sent prior to the start of the course
What can students expect?
You will learn how to arrange flowers and foliageís in floral foam, attach decorations, how to design shapes using floral materials. Understand floristry terms and techniques.
Late starters allowed?
Literacy, Language and Numeracy skills required
You will need to be able to understand both written and verbal instructions and information in English and be able to measure and complete simple calculations. The tutor will explain any specialist terms used.
There will be ongoing assessment throughout the course by observation and questioning and answers. Your tutor will give you regular feedback throughout the course.
Language of Instruction
Language of Assessment
Previous experience required?
None. However, an interest in floristry and floral design will be useful
What is the progression route?
Further floristry courses with BAEC and other providers
Are there any extra costs?
Learners will spend approx. £15 per week on flowers and materials required for each class.
Are there any set books?
Work set between sessions?
Scissors and plastic table cloth. 1 x rose 1x carnation 1x gyp ivy leaves spray carnation, green .71 gauge wires, silver wedding wire, gutta/parafilm stem tape
A practical, workshop style course with a mix of demonstration, 1-1 tutorials, observation and questions and answers.