Thank you for your enquiry!

One of our training experts will be in touch shortly to go over your training requirements.



Press esc to close

close close

Back to course information

Thank you for your enquiry!

One of our training experts will be in touch shortly to go overy your training requirements.

close close

Thank you for your enquiry!

One of our training experts will be in touch shortly to go over your training requirements.

Course Information

Floristry Introduction Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Floristry

  • Overview

Module 2: Features of Floristry

  • Key Features of Floristry
    • Knowledge of Flowers and Plants
    • Creativity
    • Design Skills
    • Technical Skills
    • Business Acumen
    • Attention to Detail
    • Event Planning Skills
    • Time Management Skills

Module 3: Key Concepts

  • Balance
  • Scale
  • Dominance
  • Rhythm
  • Colour
  • Orientation

Module 4: Types of Design including, Commercial, Wedding, Gift, and Event

  • Commercial
  • Wedding
  • Gift
  • Event

Module 5: Design your Own Designs

  • Introduction
  • Learn and Polish Your Floral Design Skills
  • Consider the Other Work Florists Do
  • Explore Your Floral Design Style
  • Set Goals

Module 6: Flower Containers and Buttonholes

  • Flower Containers
    • Choosing Flowers
    • Container Design
    • How to Plant Containers?
    • Caring for Containers
  • Buttonholes
    • How to Wear Buttonholes?
    • Styles of Buttonholes

Module 7: Types of Flowers

  • Introduction

Module 8: Flower Arrangements

  • Fan Shaped Flower Arrangement
  • Elliptical Flower Arrangement
  • Vertical Flower Arrangement
  • Horizontal Flower Arrangement
  • Triangular Flowers
  • Crescent Flower Arrangement
  • ‘S’ Shaped Flower Arrangement
  • Oval Shaped Flower Arrangement
  • Cascade Flower Arrangement

Module 9: Flower Materials

  • Mechanics
  • Equipment
  • Containers
  • Bases
  • Support
  • Plant Materials
  • Accessories

Module 10: Floristry Techniques

  • Grouping
  • Banding
  • Shadowing
  • Basing
  • Clustering

Module 11: Overview

  • Introduction


Show moredowndown


Who should attend this Floristry Introduction Course?

The Floristry Introduction Course is designed for individuals who are passionate about flowers and want to enhance their skills in flower design. This industry Training can be beneficial for a wider range of professionals, including:

  • Event Planners
  • Flower Retailers
  • Interior Designers
  • Gift Shop Owners
  • Florists
  • Wedding Planners
  • Artists

Prerequisites of the Floristry Introduction Course

There are no formal prerequisites to attend the Floristry Introduction Course.


Floristry Introduction Course Overview

Floristry is the art of arranging flowers into beautiful designs. In a world where aesthetics holds immense significance, Floristry is relevant in celebrations, events, and daily life, adding charm and elegance. Whether you're an aspiring florist or simply a flower enthusiast, this course provides the perfect gateway to explore the world of blooms and foliage.

Proficiency in Floristry is vital for individuals aspiring to be professional florists, event planners, or those in the hospitality industry. Mastering the art of flower arrangement can set you apart in creating unforgettable experiences and breathtaking displays. It's equally valuable for enthusiasts looking to elevate their personal and professional spaces with a touch of floral finesse.

This intensive 1-day Floristry Introduction Course is designed to equip delegates with fundamental skills and knowledge to engage with flowers and greens confidently. Through hands-on experience and expert guidance, delegates will gain insights into various floral styles, tools, and techniques. This immersive training ensures that delegates leave with a deepened appreciation for Floristry and the competence to craft stunning arrangements.

Course Objectives:

  • To understand the fundamental principles of floral design and composition
  • To explore various types of flowers, foliage, and their suitability for different arrangements
  • To master the art of creating diverse floral arrangements, from bouquets to centrepieces
  • To learn about colour theory and its application in floral design
  • To gain hands-on experience in crafting professional-quality floral designs
  • To develop the ability to analyse client requirements and create customised floral solutions

Upon completion of the Floristry Introduction Course, delegates will have mastered the fundamental techniques of floral arrangement, from selecting the right blooms to crafting harmonious compositions.

Show moredowndown

What’s included in this Floristry Introduction Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors   
  • Floristry Introduction Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

Show moredowndown

Why choose us

Ways to take this course

Our easy to use Virtual platform allows you to sit the course from home with a live instructor. You will follow the same schedule as the classroom course, and will be able to interact with the trainer and other delegates.

Our fully interactive online training platform is compatible across all devices and can be accessed from anywhere, at any time. All our online courses come with a standard 90 days access that can be extended upon request. Our expert trainers are constantly on hand to help you with any questions which may arise.

This is our most popular style of learning. We run courses in 1200 locations, across 200 countries in one of our hand-picked training venues, providing the all important ‘human touch’ which may be missed in other learning styles.


Highly experienced trainers

All our trainers are highly qualified, have 10+ years of real-world experience and will provide you with an engaging learning experience.


State of the art training venues

We only use the highest standard of learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable and distraction-free as possible


Small class sizes

We limit our class sizes to promote better discussion and ensuring everyone has a personalized experience


Great value for money

Get more bang for your buck! If you find your chosen course cheaper elsewhere, we’ll match it!

This is the same great training as our classroom learning but carried out at your own business premises. This is the perfect option for larger scale training requirements and means less time away from the office.


Tailored learning experience

Our courses can be adapted to meet your individual project or business requirements regardless of scope.


Maximise your training budget

Cut unnecessary costs and focus your entire budget on what really matters, the training.


Team building opportunity

This gives your team a great opportunity to come together, bond, and discuss, which you may not get in a standard classroom setting.


Monitor employees progress

Keep track of your employees’ progression and performance in your own workspace.

What our customers are saying

Floristry Introduction FAQs


The basics of Floristry encompass understanding flower varieties, mastering arrangement techniques, and using tools like shears and floral foam. Key skills include colour coordination, proportion balance, and creative design. Join our Introduction to Floristry Training to know more about Floristry.
In Introduction to Floristry, the seven principles are balance, proportion, rhythm, contrast, harmony, unity, and emphasis. These guide the arrangement process, ensuring a visually appealing and cohesive display of flowers.
In Introduction to Floristry, the five elements are flowers, foliage, form, colour, and texture. They combine to create balanced and visually appealing arrangements, with flowers as the focal point and foliage providing structure, shape, colour, and texture, enhancing the overall aesthetic.
The 3-5-8 rule in Floristry advises using three types of flowers, arranging them in groups of five, and creating a visually balanced display in increments of eight. This guideline ensures a harmonious and aesthetically pleasing floral arrangement. Acquire a detailed Introduction to Floristry with this Floristry Introduction Course.
Introduction to Floristry covers the entire floral industry, including growing and selling flowers, focusing on business. Flower arrangement deals with creating pleasing displays using flowers and foliage. In summary, floristry is broader, encompassing the industry, while flower arranging is a specific skill.
Beginner florists receive training through hands-on experience and by attending courses on Floristry. They attend workshops or Introduction to Floristry Courses to learn about flowers, arrangements, and design techniques. Practical training involves working with experienced florists on bouquet creation and event decor.
To become a florist, learn about flowers and their care, take Introduction to Floristry Courses like this one, practice arranging flowers, and gain hands-on experience through internships or apprenticeships.
The Knowledge Academy offers training in a variety of locations around the world, making it easy to find a training venue near you.
There are no formal prerequisites for attending Introduction to Floristry Courses.
Anyone interested in Floristry can attend this Introduction to Floristry Training.
In this Introduction to Floristry Course, delegates will have 1-day intensive training with our experienced instructors, a digital delegate pack consisting of important notes related to this course, and a certificate after course completion.
This Online Introduction to Floristry Course is a 1-day course. Delegates engage in intensive learning sessions, covering various aspects of this course.
Yes, a florist can make a living by creating and selling floral arrangements for various occasions, leveraging creativity and business skills to establish a successful venture.
Florists commonly use scissors as their primary tool. Learn more about the tools used by florists by attending this Introduction to Floristry Course.
To be a florist, you need a creative and detail-oriented personality with a passion for flowers and a good sense of design. Join our Floristry Introduction Course to learn more about Floristry. Introduction to Floristry can help cultivate these skills, fostering a passion for arranging flowers and a keen eye for design.
To become a trainee florist, research floral design, gain hands-on experience in a flower shop, develop skills, and apply for trainee positions. Network with florists, consider certification, stay updated on trends, and showcase your passion in applications.
Licensing requirements for selling flowers from home vary by location. Check with your local business licensing authority to determine if you need a license to sell flowers from your home. Consider exploring our Introduction to Floristry Training for valuable insights into the floral industry.
The price for Floristry Introduction certification in Belgium starts from €995
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Floristry Introduction.

Why choose us


Best price in the industry

You won't find better value in the marketplace. If you do find a lower price, we will beat it.


Many delivery methods

Flexible delivery methods are available depending on your learning style.


High quality resources

Resources are included for a comprehensive learning experience.

barclays Logo
deloitte Logo
Thames Water Logo

"Really good course and well organised. Trainer was great with a sense of humour - his experience allowed a free flowing course, structured to help you gain as much information & relevant experience whilst helping prepare you for the exam"

Joshua Davies, Thames Water

santander logo
bmw Logo
Google Logo

Looking for more information on Industry Training?

backBack to course information

Get a custom course package

We may not have any package deals available including this course. If you enquire or give us a call on +32 35001305 and speak to our training experts, we should be able to help you with your requirements.