The Floristry School, Sheffield (in partnership with Sheffield College)
The Floristry School is a newly established independent training organisation created to further the development of professional florists and students wishing to enter the industry.
Our focus is on skills improvement and professional business development achieved through our own bespoke courses, accredited programmes and national apprenticeships.
We are proud to be an approved associate partner of Sheffield College, who support and accredit our student development programmes from Level 2 apprenticeships through to Level 5 Master Diplomas.
The accredited courses are accompanied by our own professional training, where design, theory and business knowledge are developed to help and guide both the new and established florist to compete within the exciting and challenging floral world.
Courses are delivered by a team of established tutors who have many years of commercial, business and educational floristry experience. This is enhanced by visiting teachers and trainers who bring with them a wealth of specialist, creative and commercial knowledge.
Our contemporary training workshop is based within Eagle Works, Little Kelham, Sheffield, within the heart of the city with easy parking and plentiful coffee shops and cafes.
Professional accredited qualifications
Level 2 Apprenticeship Florist
Level 4 Higher diploma in Floristry
Level 5 Master Diploma in professional Floristry
Masterclass design workshops
We offer a variety of different workshops for the professional florist and our current list of workshops include:
- Screens and frames for weddings and events
- Corporate clients – how to get them and how to maximize your profit
- Planted designs for profit
- Trends – How to work with them in the floristry industry
We also offer business development courses for senior florists and business owners (SME’s), which include:
- H&S for retail florists
- Contracts of employment, Policies and procedures, Terms and conditions of sale.
- Shop design and layout– Design your shop layout to help maximize profit.
- Photographing flowers and designs to enhance your social media.
We will have visiting Master florists from Europe delivering demonstrations and workshops regularly – Lily Beelen and Marion Lemmon are scheduled to deliver 3 classes each during 2021with titles including: ‘Show stopping designs for your shop window display’, ‘Hanging bridal designs’, ‘Sustainability in floral design’, and Still Life’.
For further information contact the floristry team.
Landline: 0114 322 2820
The Floristry School
Cotton Mill Walk