Level 2 Diploma in Floristry


This qualifications are designed for candidates who
• wish for career progression into or within the floristry sector
• do not have access to work-based qualifications.
The course includes design, costing and construction of floral designs and the process of selling the designs.


The Diploma is at Level 2. The certificate is a building block towards the diploma, which covers all the floristry tasks expected of a junior florist.  

For the Diploma, candidates must complete the following units:

• Unit 201 Introduction to art and design for florists
• Unit 202 Identify, check and monitor the quality of incoming cut materials
• Unit 203 Identify and maintain the condition of plants and planted designs
• Unit 204 Plan, prepare and construct tied floristry designs
• Unit 205 Plan, prepare and construct funeral designs
• Unit 206 Plan, prepare and construct floral arrangements
• Unit 207 Plan, prepare and construct wedding designs with floral material
• Unit 208 Display of floristry goods
• Unit 209 Introduction to working in the floristry industry
• Unit 210 Introduction to function decorating using floral displays


If you are interested in being creative and working with flowers and other plant materials floristry is for you. The course is designed to develop skills to enable you to work with in the floristry industry; either for an employer or self-employed if you progress to higher levels.


No specific prior qualifications, learning or experience are required. However, the nature of both the learning and assessment required for the qualification is such that, at Levels 2 and 3 candidates will need good literacy and numeracy skills. Candidates will need to be able to organise written information clearly and coherently guidance and support will be provided by the tutor.

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