Certificate II in Floristry (Assistant) - SFL20115

Melbourne Polytechnic

This qualification is part of the Floristry Training Package. It reflects the role of individuals who use a defined and limited range of basic floristry technical skills to assemble fundamental floristry products to pre-determined designs and job specifications. These individuals are involved in mainly routine and repetitive tasks using limited practical skills and basic floristry industry knowledge. They work under direct supervision. It provides a pathway to work in a diversity of floristry industry business types including retail floristry shops, studios and online floristry businesses.

Course Fee:

Australian: $5,500

Structure:

12 units: 9 core; 3 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Receive and store floristry stock; Maintain indoor plants; Interact with floristry customers; Maintain floristry tools and equipment; Display and merchandise floristry products; Tend nursery plants; Assemble floristry products; Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices; Recognise flower and plant materials; Minimise loss; Prepare and care for floristry stock; Sell products and services; Operate retail technology; Apply point-of-sale handling procedures; Work effectively in the floristry industry; Organise and complete daily work activities; Provide first aid; Participate in safe work practices; Apply retail food safety practices; Source information on floristry products and services

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00724G

Related Careers:

Florist,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Prahran No info Yes
Greensborough No info Yes
Fairfield No info Yes

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