Level 1 Floristry

Further Details
Course Code
LP01500
Location
Yale
Duration
Full Time, This is a 1 year full time course.
Department
Floristry
Start Date
04 Sep 2023
End Date
21 Jun 2024

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Course Overview
This course provides an introduction to Floristry and has a practical focus which is supported with theory based classroom sessions, all designed to stretch and encourage the development of skills, knowledge, understanding and experience in order to work towards gaining Floristry related employment. The Level 1 course is aimed at learners with little or no experience in Floristry. For those with some experience there will be opportunities to develop and expand both your practical and theoretical knowledge further.

This course is ideal for creative students who are interested in developing a career in Floristry. The course covers a range of Floristry skills that are essential to the Floristry industry, such as designing and assembling basic Floristry designs, producing shop displays, and learning to identify a range of flowers and plants.

Students have access to high quality facilities, well equipped practical workshops and extensive online resources. A wide range of common and unusual fresh flowers, foliage and sundries are provided to students as part of the course. Learning will be as fun as possible and you will learn through a variety of methods, including lectures and practical work, and will use a range of modern learning technology.

English and maths are an integral part of the programme and we will work with you to improve your literacy and numeracy skills.
The course is assessed through 2 tests, and 5 controlled assessment assignments which will include a range of tasks including both theory and practical activities.
Throughout the programme you will take part in a range of informal practice assessments to help you with learning the course content effectively.

You will also carry out a period of work-related experience in the Floristry industry which may be a combination of an external placement as well as a realistic work environment within college.

English and maths may involve sitting examinations.
4 GCSEs at grade E / 2 or above one of which must be in English Language/Welsh (1st Language) and Maths.

For all learners who are looking to progress onto this L1 course from Foundation Skills – you must have achieved your E3 qualification, progressed in maths and English and hit all of the targets in your ILP

At Coleg Cambria we would encourage you to do the very best that you can in your exams. The better your grades the more options you will have, and may result in you gaining entry onto a higher level course.
Progression to Level 2 Floristry subject to meeting criteria.

Learners wishing to go into employment may find work as a Floristry Assistant.
Some courses may require equipment and/or uniforms to be purchased. Please see attached equipment list for further information.
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