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Module 2 - Floristry Certificate - Beginners to Intermediate Level


Our 4 Day Intensive Module 2 incorporated Presentation Hand Ties, Sympathy Tributes and Flower Arranging  

 

lady with funeral tribute made on her Funeral Floristry Course
Lady with Bouquet of Flowers she made at Kay's Flower School

 

 

 

 

 

Module 2 Floristry Certificate Curriculum 

Day 1

  • Shop / Workshop Layout, Location & points of sale
  • Conditioning and Handling of Flowers & Foliage relative to flowers being used
  • Commercial Wrapping – flowers, plants, gifts
  • Choosing flowers for Presentation Bouquets
  • Costing and Pricing Presentation Bouquets
  • Transportation and Handling Deliveries of Bouquets 
  • Practical – Large Presentation Hand Tied Bouquets using the spiral technique
  • Practical – Bow Making Tutor will demonstrate and learners will learn to make an array of florist bows using different mediums

Day 2

  • Floral Foam Bases - Care, Preparation and Storage
  • Health & Safety in the workplace
  • Consultation Techniques for dealing with Bereaved & Undertakers
  • Practical – Eternal Circle Floral Ring
  • Practical – Pleating ribbon for based funeral wreaths

Day 3

  • Networking for your Business
  • Developing relationships with both online and paper media
  • Practical – Traditional Spray Arrangements that can be transformed into Unity Candle Arrangements

Day 4  

  • Developing and Online presence through Social Media – setting up your social medial pages
  • Creating an effective Business Plan
  • Building relationships with other business
  • Practical – A selection of sympathy tributes and designs

 

 

 


About our Module 2 Floristry Certificate Course


You would love to work in a Flower Shop but you love doing wedding work?  It is important to note that Hand Tied Bouquets are the most popular floral displays sold in a flower shop on a daily basis. Perfecting this skill is part of our Module 2 Certificate.  During this module we also cover some more Flower Arranging Techniques and also some sympathy tributes.

Being one of our more popular Floristry Courses our students range from early school leavers to those of you whose family may be reared and are looking for new challenges, or for those of you who are looking to change career direction or earn a second income from home. 

Students attending this module will also have access to some FREE Online tutorials and as with all students our Online Flower Student Resource section of our website.

During this course we also cover the essential business skills you will need to think about if you start your own business, from shop layout, location, business plans & social media. 

Your tutor Janette O'Rourke is an renowned expert in the Flower Industry and is well known for her fun & vibrant personality,  Janette's unique training style will having you laughing and learning all at once.

Students enrolling on Module 2 will normally have completed Module 1 Beginners Floristry Training Certificate, but this is not an essential requirement, in saying that we would like you to read through the curriculum of Module 1 so you are aware what most other students attending will know already and is not covered on this module. 

 

 

 

 

As with all our Commercial Floristry  Training Modules you will be  provided with step-by-step instructional notes and an itemised list of the materials required for each design and we also included the formula to cost each floral design and the  commercially accepted selling price you would expect to get for each floral display

In order to maximize your retail sales or employment potential, it is vital that you master the technique of Hand- Tied Bouquets in Aqua Packs.

 Also covered during this part of the flower module is:

  • Purchasing materials & accessories required to create Hand Tied Flower Bouquets Purchasing / Treatment.
  • Cost prices of Flowers
  • Retail percentage markup on Bouquets of flowers
  • Wrapping flowers and plants 
  • Presentation and transporting of Hand Tied Flower Bouquets
  • Mastering the technique of creating a  Hand Tied Flower Bouquets in an Aqua pack & Porto Box

Course Duration: 4 Days

Course Time: 10am – 3.30 pm each day

Course Fee: €600 includes all materials required

Booking Deposit: €200 to reserve your place and the balance can be paid by cheque seven working days before your course begins or by Cash on the first day of  your course.  Payments by PayPal will incur the 4% Paypal Transaction Fee. 

Please Note : We Do Not have Card Facilities at the school, so payments made on the first day of your course can be by cash only

1 Day Option: To attend just 1 day of this course the fee is €150 per day please send on full amount in advance to reserve your place. Please contact school to see it they can organise the course syllabus for the day you wish to attend.

Click Here for Upcoming Module 2 Floristry Certificate Dates


It is important to remember that Kay's Flower School is an independent floristry training school.  We are not affiliated with any Flower Shop or Flower Wholesaler or Supplier.  We teach you the professional commercial flower skills to help you on your way in the Flower Industry.  We have been training florists all over Ireland and Great Britain for nearly 30 years.  

Visit our testimonial page to see comments from our past students 

 

Module 2 Sympathy Floristry & Hand Tied Bouquet Certificate Course Deposit

€ 208 

All Paypal transaction incur a 4% Paypal transaction fee.  You will pay €208 

 

Module 2 Sympathy Floristry & Hand Tied Bouquet Certificate Course Fee Balance

€ 416 

All Paypal transaction incur a 4% Paypal transaction fee.  You will pay €416

 

Cancellation Policy

Deposits must be paid to secure you place on any of our courses. Deposits/ Booking Fees are non refundable.

Cancellations of bookings must be notified a minimum of 7 days in advance in order to transfer your deposit/ booking fee to another date.  

Cancellations less than 7 days prior to start date will result in the deposit being lost. 

 

Sympathy Floristry is the "Bread & Butter" of any flower shop and knowledge of all aspects of design is essential.  Learn to offer an array of different funeral tributes that will make you stand out from the croud.