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What career opportunities can this lead to?

Students can progress to other Eastleigh College floristry courses such as:-

Level 2 Certificate in Floristry City & Guilds course
Advanced Contemporary Floral Design and Floristry
Joining a flower club/contemporary floral design group, e.g. NAFAS

What are the entry requirements?

This course is suitable for all levels.

What does this programme involve?

This short course will involve demonstrations of various floral and natural designs which would make beautiful seasonal gifts and/or decorations for family, friends, the home, work and public places.

Learners will observe design ideas demonstrated, which then may be practiced in the class sessions. Learners will gain more confidence in working on the construction of both traditional and contemporary work.

There is no qualification, this is a non-vocational course. However, a College Certificate may be issued upon request.

How is the programme taught and assessed?

Both traditional and contemporary styles will be covered in the course. Fresh, artificial and dried materials may be used. You will learn through practice, demonstrations, discussions, observation.

What else do I need to know?

This course is suitable for anyone interested in arranging flowers and making natural decorations. The content will be suited to both beginners and those who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in contemporary seasonal designs.

What to bring to the first class - you will be notified prior to the start of the course.

You will need to bring in some materials to make your designs, e.g. flowers, foliage, containers, foam, etc. Economy is always encouraged. You may use a range of materials - fresh artificial and preserved. A basic toolbox will be required: floral scissors, secateurs, floral knife, wires, tape, etc.
All additional costs are at the learners discretion.

Dates for the diary

Our part-time open event is held every June. For specific dates and times please see the events section of our website or telephone 023 8091 1270.

How do I apply?

Apply by clicking on the APPLY NOW link on this page. Alternatively, you can apply by completing an application form through our Adult and Community Learning team by telephone 023 8091 1270 or via email at

*Fees will apply if you are over 18. You may be eligible for fee support or a loan. To find out an accurate cost, based on your individual circumstances, please contact our Adult and Community Learning team.

Course Code


Session Venue Starts Days Time Weeks Fees* 24+ Fees*
G661B Thornden School 28/2/2018 Wed 19:00 – 21:00 5 £77.00 £77.00 Apply now

* Please note that although this tool looks to give customers the best indication of course costs, a final cost can only be confirmed once all submitted information is verified by our information, advice and guidance team.

Need any further advice?

If you require further advice and guidance about any course costs and/or the funding options available to you, the College has a dedicated Adult and Community Learning team who can be contacted on telephone 023 8091 1270.

The Equality Act

The College wishes to ensure that it complies with the requirements of the Equality Act 2010. If you are a disabled person, please ensure that we know what you need so that we can make all reasonable adjustments to help you succeed.

Please note all courses descriptions may be subject to change.

Course Notice

Unfortunately this course is now full. Please select another date, if available, or click here to submit an enquiry. By doing so our admissions team can contact you if a place becomes available.