Floristry (City and Guilds) Technical Certificate Level 2

Glasgow Clyde College


Langside Campus


This course provides the essential skills required for a career in floristry. You will be assessed using specified criteria and work to commercially acceptable timeframes. You will learn about different flowers and plants and how to look after them, the floristry environment and creative finishing-touches. You will develop an understanding of the principles of design and gain knowledge of how floristry businesses operate and develop the skills required to interact with customers and to identify their needs.

Content includes:
Health and safety in land-based industries; Working in the floristry industry; Customer service; Caring for and maintaining floristry products; Prepare to create floristry designs; Creating floristry designs; Floristry design principles.

Entry Requirements

Floristry (City and Guilds) Certificate Beginners Level 1, or relevant experience.

Start Date




Study Method

Part time (day)
Part time (evening)

Course Length

2 years


Floristry and Horticulture

SCQF Level


Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display