Floristry

Floristry and event planning are fun and inspiring. With many courses to choose from, we are sure to have something to suit you.

Florestry
Have you always wanted to work with beautiful flowers or plants? Does the thought of working in the creative world of floristry and events bring a smile to your face. Perhaps you've always wanted to learn more about these industries or take it up as a hobby, but don't know where to start?   

Starting a course with us could be just what you need to stop dreaming and start making it a reality. We have a full and varied programme of courses to suit those looking to develop existing knowledge and skills, or for those just starting out.  

Our floristry and flower arranging courses are held in specialist workshops. All courses incorporate some online learning.   

If you'd like to join our mailing list for floristry learners, email civiccentre@hae-acl.ac.uk .

New qualification courses 

  • Event Planning Level 2  
  • Balloon artistry  

Workshops and taster courses  

We have a wide range of fun and informative 1 and 2-day Saturday workshops available throughout the year. 

Floristry workshops include: 

  • Upcycle that vase and arrange those flowers!   
  • Is there life after floral foam?     
  • Create a festive door wreath - a step-by-step guide  
  • Hand-tied bouquet - a step-by-step guide

Short taster courses are planned for each term and include: 

  • Introduction to the floristry industry and making basic designs  
  • Balloon artistry - an introduction 

View Floristry courses

Not sure which Floristry course is right for you?

Use our route map below to help you decide which level best suits you.

Select the image to download a PDF version of the flow chart.

Page last updated: 02 Sep 2022