types of training organisations are listed here :-
The F& PA members listed here offer professional vocational training
in floristry at NVQ level or similar (ie City and Guilds). Courses are generally
a minimum of 1 year. Many colleges have retail outlets on the premises where you
can buy the student's work. For a full listing of colleges in the UK, please contact
Lantra (listed under Administrative organisations)
Schools/Courses The schools/courses listed here run masterclasses
through to beginners' courses, often comprising a day or two of intensive teaching.
They do not offer vocational training but are ideal to learn Christmas ideas,
wedding work, or other specialist techniques. They may also offer one-to-one tuition.
Organisations These bodies monitor and represent professional floristry
in the UK. They can provide information on professional courses, qualifications
Want to know more about working in horticulture? Read our member profiles.
If you are looking for more information
on floristry training and qualifications there are some useful factsheets on www.fandwb.com