Floristry Skills - Beginners and Improvers
Whether you are new to floristry skills or returning, enjoy this short course learning to create bouquets, display flowers in a vase, packaging, wiring flowers and creating a floral displays for an event.

A relaxed and enjoyable course where you will be guided through some basic skills and techniques of floristry such as, selection and care of suitable plant materials and their use in traditional, seasonal and contemporary designs. Identify, select and use appropriate foliage and a variety of containers and gift wrapping also considering suitable transportation methods.

Don’t be deterred if you are not new to floristry as our talented tutor can challenge and extend the most accomplished learners!

These classes are every fortnight so the sessions will be delivered on 21/9, 5/10, 19/10, 9/11, 23/11.
Prosp User 3
You will be able to create beautiful and colourful floral displays, bouquets and learn floristry skills such as wiring flowers.

You will also be able to suitably gift wrap your designs and package them for transportation depending on the design and occasion.

This course is suitable for all abilities. Learners who have already done this type of course may also enjoy attending as the tutor introduces new and exciting ideas each week. To further extend your knowledge you can progress onto the Developing Skills Course.
Prosp User 4
Please bring a notebook and pen. All flowers and foliage will be provided by the tutor at an average cosof £18 per week depending on the design and materials used. You can however bring your own if you wish. You can purchase, borrow or provide your own containers and vases to hold the displays you will make. Prosp User 5
These classes are every fortnight so the sessions will be delivered on 21/9, 5/10, 19/10, 9/11, 23/11.

If you would like to do a class every week you could enrol on Joanna's second class BT1/BM7 and those sessions are 28/9, 12/10, 2/11, 16/11, 30,11

Given the practical nature of this course, if COVID-19 guidelines change at short notice and face-to-face delivery is no longer possible, a full refund will be given if the course has not started. A pro-rata refund will be issued after the first week, if the course has already begun.
Prosp User 6

COVID classroom safety

COVID classroom safety
When attending a face to face course, learners and staff will be expected to conform with the COVID-19 guidance in place at each venue. When attending a face to face course, learners and staff will be expected to conform with the COVID-19 guidance in place at each venue.
This may include using face coverings, cleaning your own work area and bringing your own refreshments etc. and will reflect the national COVID-19 guidance at the time. This may include using face coverings, cleaning your own work area and bringing your own refreshments etc. and will reflect the national COVID-19 guidance at the time.
We ask that you please bring your own hand sanitiser and sanitiser wipes to each session for your own personal space. We ask that you please bring your own hand sanitiser and sanitiser wipes to each session for your own personal space.
We would ask all learners and staff to take a Lateral Flow Test prior to attending each session of a course. Please note, we cannot enforce testing and it cannot be assumed that all learners will have complied with this request. We would ask all learners and staff to take a Lateral Flow Test prior to attending each session of a course. Please note, we cannot enforce testing and it cannot be assumed that all learners will have complied with this request.
Click here to view more information about testing options on the CYC website: Symptom-free coronavirus testing – City of York Council. Click here to view more information about testing options on the CYC website: Symptom-free coronavirus testing – City of York Council.
In the same way, we would recommend that staff and learners take up the offer of their vaccine, but we are unable to enforce this and it cannot be assumed that all learners or staff will have accepted the offer. In the same way, we would recommend that staff and learners take up the offer of their vaccine, but we are unable to enforce this and it cannot be assumed that all learners or staff will have accepted the offer.
Face-to-face delivery may need to switch to online delivery if COVID-19 guidelines change at short notice. Please note that refunds cannot be given if this situation occurs. Face-to-face delivery may need to switch to online delivery if COVID-19 guidelines change at short notice. Please note that refunds cannot be given if this situation occurs.

Learners who live in devolved authorities

Learners who live in devolved authorities
York Learning receives government funding which allows us to offer courses at a lower cost. The guidelines relating to devolution means that we cannot apply this funding to learners who live in devolved areas such as the West Yorkshire Combined Authority. York Learning receives government funding which allows us to offer courses at a lower cost. The guidelines relating to devolution means that we cannot apply this funding to learners who live in devolved areas such as the West Yorkshire Combined Authority.
If you live in one of these areas we would recommend that , before committing to a course with York Learning, you explore options to study the course in your local area. If you live in one of these areas we would recommend that , before committing to a course with York Learning, you explore options to study the course in your local area.
If you would prefer to continue your learning with York Learning please note that the price of the course could be double the advertised cost. If you would prefer to continue your learning with York Learning please note that the price of the course could be double the advertised cost.
In this case, please contact us on 01904 554277 to complete your enrolment. In this case, please contact us on 01904 554277 to complete your enrolment.
BT1/BM6
21/09/2021
23/11/2021
18:30 - 20:30
Tuesday
2.00 hrs per wk
5 weeks
Joanna Keely
69.00
No reductions apply