Advanced Floral Design Online
This Advanced Floral Design Distance Learning Program is designed to provide advanced training for experienced floral designer wishing to expand their base of floral design studies, develop new skills, learn new techniques, and advance their floral design career. A prerequisite of Basic Floral Design or 500 hours of on-the-job experience as a floral designer is required. The fee for this program is $950.00.
A prerequisite of Basic Floral Design or 500 hours of on-the-job experience as a floral designer is required. Yes, experienced floral designers may “test out” the Basic Floral Design program. For additional information follow this link to Basic Floral Design Certification Challenge.
Offering the same training as our Learning Center program, the professional Advanced Floral Design certificate course is designed to provide advanced floristry training for the experienced designer in Wedding Design, Contemporary, European and Asian Design, Tropical Flowers, and Floral Marketing. This training will benefit the experienced designer in securing additional wedding, party, home decorating, and advanced design work.
How it all works – We make Flower School fun and easy! The advanced floristry course is broken down into 10 separate Instruction Segments. Each segment may include a combination of reading, videos, quizzes, design submissions, and essay submissions. This is a hands-on program and you will be completing assigned floral designs which you will photograph and submit to your instructors for evaluation, critique, and suggestions for improvement. The instructors may also suggest additional training exercises to help you improve your skills.
With our direction and advice, you will purchase the fresh flowers and supplies needed for the completion of your assignments and exercises. Most importantly the FDI teaching staff is always available during normal business by email or by telephone. Working at your own pace, in the comfort of your own home, and following the step-by-step training in our proven distance learning program, you will expand your understanding of floral theory and master contemporary techniques and design mechanics. Our proven teaching methods will prepare you to progress rapidly in your floral career and establish yourself as a true professional. You will learn to utilize the Fibonacci sequence, the golden measure, and master the science of design. You will learn to design with expanded flower varieties, foliage, and their related care, handling, and mechanics. The advanced floristry course will cover the latest trends, styles, and techniques found in contemporary floral design today. Yes, you will learn a lot!
The program will conclude with two final exams. The first exam is a written exam covering the same material found throughout your studies. The second exam is a practical exam consisting of three separate floral designs which you will complete, photograph, and return to us for evaluation.
If you are like me, you find exams "scary". Don't worry, by the time you have completed all 10 Instruction Modules, you will be fully prepared for the final exams and will complete them with ease. The final practical exam is a pass/ fail test. You will receive a complete written review and critique of your final exam floral designs.
After you have successfully passed your final exams we will immediately send you your Floral Design Institute Graduation Certificate of Achievement. You will now possess not only a Graduation Certificate from one of the most respected Floral Design Schools in the world, you will also own a complete photographic portfolio of your own floral design work plus, the knowledge, training, skills, and practical experience that will allow you start a career as a floral designer. Students completing both the Basic and Advanced Certificate programs are awarded an additional certificate and the right to use the title, Floral Design Institute Certified Floral Designer.
As a Graduate of Floral Design Institute you will be part of the Tulip Tribe. You will continue to have our support and assistance as you pursue your career. Call, text, email, or visit us, we are here to help.