There are no entry requirements to this qualification.
Individuals with this qualification are able to work in many floristry industry sectors and enterprise types. The structure of this qualification recognises the diversity of business models that characterise the floristry industry. The types of enterprise to which this qualification may apply include retail floristry shops, studios and floristry businesses who sell via the internet or phone.
Work would be undertaken in any type of environment where flower and plant materials are stored and cared for and where floristry products are assembled and either sold direct to customers or sold via the floristry distribution network.
This qualification is flexible and can meet a broad range of business needs. For example, small business retail florists would require multi-skilled employees who can be involved in the display and sale of floristry products, whereas online businesses would employ those who perform a defined range of preparation and assembly tasks.
Operators with this qualification would assemble a range of fundamental floristry products to pre-determined designs and job specifications.
Possible job titles include:
retail shop assistant florist
production line assistant.