Coordinate floristry products for a special occasion

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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Identify scope of the special occasion.

1.1. Discuss and clarify the key design requirements of the special occasion with the client.

1.2. Identify and define key operational requirements for the special occasion including the venue for staging the special occasion.

2. Prepare and present an overall concept plan for the special occasion.

2.1. Incorporate creative elements into the floristry concept and theme.

2.2. Verify the operational practicality of the floristry concept through consultation with relevant personnel.

2.3. Consider negative environmental impacts and minimal impact practices to reduce these.

2.4. Provide accurate and complete information on the range and style of floristry products and obtain approval to proceed with specific designs.

3. Prepare and implement an operational plan for the provision of special occasion products and services.

3.1. Prepare an operational plan for the provision of floristry products and ancillary services, identifying steps, activities and sequence.

3.2. Incorporate appropriate risk management issues into the plan.

3.3. Review, verify and finalise details with the client.

3.4. Provide accurate and complete information on operational plans to all relevant personnel to ensure timely and effective planning and implementation.

3.5. Implement and monitor the operational plan for the special occasion, making adjustments as required.

4. Co-ordinate the floral staging of the special occasion.

4.1. Coordinate delivery or transport arrangements.

4.2. Monitor loading and unloading of all floristry products.

4.3. Coordinate the construction and installation of all floristry products according to job specifications and operational plan.

4.4. Discuss the installation and placement of products with client and venue staff members and make adjustments as required.

4.5. Monitor the maintenance of all floristry products to ensure optimum appearance and minimal environmental impacts throughout the life of the special occasion.

5. Dismantle floral products.

5.1. Coordinate transport arrangements.

5.2. Coordinate the removal and disposal of floristry products and ensure minimal environmental impacts.

5.3. Obtain feedback after the occasion to evaluate client satisfaction.

Qualifications and Skillsets

SFLDEC409A appears in the following qualifications:

  • SFL40110 - Certificate IV in Floristry