Floral Design

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Become a Certified Floral Designer (CFD)

Specifically designed for event and wedding professionals who want to learn the business aspects of the events and are also considering launching their own events business, or for those with an existing business looking to develop fundamental business skills. It’s an efficient and comprehensive introduction to key business fundamentals. And can be completed in as early as 12 weeks.

This course will show you how to turn your love of flowers into a profitable business and how to use fresh flowers as a key resource in your event styling.

You will learn traditional and modern techniques that will give you ideas on how to use fresh flowers in many decorative ways in an event as well as show you how to design and create bridal bouquets, your own fresh floral table centerpieces, floral installation pieces etc how to design and assemble floral centerpieces. With in-depth tutorials on creating a variety of bouquets, buttonholes and corsages, as well as learning techniques for styling the ceremony. In addition we will show teach you how the business of flowers showing you how to price your services and more.

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What will your course include?

COURSE OUTLINE

SECTION 1 – WEDDING FLOWER TUTORIALS

  • Creating Unstructured Bouquets
  • Buttonholes & Corsages
  • The Flower Crown

SECTION 2 – STYLING WITH FLOWERS

  • Working with Flowers
  • The Business of Flowers
  • Centrepiece Design – Opulent Luxury
  • Centrepiece Design – Modern Relaxed
  • Centrepiece Design – Minimalist Chic
  • Four Part Long & Low Tutorial

SECTION 3 – CEREMONY STYLING

  • Wedding Ceremony Set Up
  • Suspended Flowers
  • Styling an Outdoor Wedding Ceremony
  • Floral Lantern Arrangements
  • Staircase Installation

SECTION 4 – THE BUSINESS OF FLOWERS

  • Identifying, Buying & Storing Flowers
  • Buying Flowers Wholesale
  • Flower Delivery
  • Conditioning Flowers
  • Managing Your Kit Bag

Payment Plan

Single Payment

Make a single payment of $597

2 Month Plan

Make 2 consecutive monthly payments of $315

3 Month Plan

Make 3 consecutive monthly payments of $220

FAQS

Floral design is a method of using fresh flowers as a key resource in your event styling. This course will introduce you to both traditional and modern techniques that will give you ideas on how to use fresh flowers in many decorative ways in an event as well as show you how to design and create bridal bouquets, your own fresh floral table centerpieces, floral installation pieces etc

When we talk a bout design we are talking about the overall look and feel of a wedding or event also known as aesthetics. It incorporates food and beverage, technology, and branding and innovative ways to play with color, create unique focal points, use lighting to make a space feel more intimate, and select floral designs. The Floral design course will provide you with the concepts of handling fresh flowers – how to source, work with and prepare them. For each of the main floral techniques we then provide step by step video tutorials with full commentary for you. We teach you a method of using fresh flowers as a key resource in your event styling. We will introduce you to traditional and modern techniques that will allow you to design and create your own fresh floral table centerpieces, installation pieces, bridal bouquets, as well as ideas on how to use flowers in other decorative ways in an event. Our design course incorporates all the units from the floral design course.

This course is perfect for anyone who’d like to turn their love of flowers from a hobby into something more. In this course we teach you about the ‘business’ of flowers as well as how to work as a floral designer in the wedding industry. You can also use this course to add floral design into your existing business.

No. Previous floral knowledge isn’t necessary for this course.

For each of the main floral techniques we then provide step by step video tutorials with full commentary ‘how to’ video tutorials and demonstrations so you can follow along and practice your floral skills at home. You will need to purchase flowers to complete your designs for the practical component of the course. At the end of the course your assignment requires that you to put what you learn into practice in order to receive your certification.

No. You can use the skills and knowledge in this course for styling all types of celebrations and special events.

Yes. Our CEO, Kylie, does a live Q&A each week in our student Facebook Group and there is a live training session each week with one of the Academy Mentors.