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The Diploma in Floral and Event Styling is an online course that will not only show you how to turn your love of flowers into a profitable business, but also how to use decor elements and design theory to style beautiful wedding and event tablescapes.

If you’re looking for a career where you can express yourself creatively and you love the idea of working with flowers then this is your perfect course. If your goal is to take charge of your career and build a smart business then this course also covers the ‘how to’ of starting out as a creative entrepreneur.

Our course tutor Dee McMeeking transformed her planning and styling business by adding florals and she is passionate about helping others like you do the same and maximize your profits. The average completion time for this course is 6 months, but you have up to 2 years to complete.

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WHAT WILL YOUR COURSE INCLUDE?

  • 30 Unit Tutorials
  • 24 hours of audio
  • 35 hours of video
  • 60 PDF Handouts
  • 30 checklists and templates
  • Lifetime access to study material
  • Practical content and free templates
  • Access to Wedding Design and Wedding Planning Software
  • In-depth educational content covering all areas of the role
  • Experienced practising tutors
  • A community of international industry experts

Course Outline

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Upon graduation you will receive an industry, nationally & internationally recognized qualification as a Floral and Event Stylist.

Section 1 - The Basics of Floral and Event Styling

  • - The Art of Design
  • - The Designer's Tool Box
  • - Designing with Colour
  • - Working with Non-Floral Decor
  • - Lighting Your Design

Section 2 - Styling with Flowers

  • - Working with Flowers
  • - The Business of Flowers
  • - Centrepiece Design - Opulent Luxury
  • - Centrepiece Design - Modern Relaxed
  • - Centrepiece Design - Minimalist Chic

Section 3 - Tablescaping and Decor

  • - Ceremony Styling
  • - Tabletop Design
  • - Hanging Florals and Backdrops

Section 4 - The Production Elements

  • - Floorplans and Spacial Planning
  • - The Production Process
  • - Working in Venues

Section 5 - Marketing Your Stying Business

  • - Harnessing Inspiration and Using Storyboard
  • - Using Instagram to Build Your Client Base
  • - Marketing and Your Ideal Bride
  • - Producing Styled Shoots

Section 6 - The Business of Styling

  • - Trendspotting and Trendsetting
  • - Crafting a Brand that Sells
  • - Consultations and Clients
  • - Pricing out Your Designs
  • - Proposals and Contracts
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Graduate Experiences

I am very grateful to the Academy. The process has been an emotional journey and has given me an incredible passion for the Events World. It helped me to design a life I love. My tutor Christine was helpful and taught us everything about Events. Many thanks to Kylie, we are so inspired by her. She keeps us motivated. The Wedbiz magazine is a great way to learn from the professionals. I am thrilled and excited to say I am busy with launching my Wedding & Events Planning, Designing Boutique ”Make It Perfect”. If you passionate about Events welcome to our Academy, we are a community from around the world, connecting and supporting each other.

Zeinep Bilal
Dubai, UAE

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5,000 AED
Total Saving of 1,300 AED
Maximum savings when you pay in full. Normal price is 6,300 AED
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50% NOW - 50% in 3 MONTHS
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2,700 AED
Total Saving of 900 AED
Make two payments of 2,700 AED & enjoy big savings today.
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6 MONTH PAYMENT PLAN
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950 AED
Total Saving of 600 AED
Make six consecutive monthly payments of 950 AED & enjoy savings.
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12 MONTH PAYMENT  PLAN
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525 AED
 
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You will be charged in USD at a fixed exchange rate of 3.65 AED
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Is the Diploma in Floral and Event Styling the right course for me?

This course is perfect for anyone with a love of all things pretty who wants to develop their creative skills across the areas of styling and floral design in the event industry. We attract a range of students from those who have no prior experience and want to develop their creative skills with a view to starting their own styling and floral business, all the way through to students who are already working in a creative industry such as interior design, photography, or fashion who are branching out to add an alternative income stream to their existing business or are planning a change in direction in their business. It is ideal for a creative who wants to be an event styling specialist. In this course we teach you about the 'business' of flowers and deep dive into marketing your business as a Floral & Event Stylist.

What is floral design?

Floral design is a method of using fresh flowers as a key resource in your event styling. Our course introduces you to traditional and modern techniques that will allow you to design and create your own fresh floral table centrepieces, installation pieces, bridal bouquets, as well as ideas on how to use flowers in other decorative ways in an event.

How do you teach the practical floral and styling skills?

This course contains ‘how to’ video demos and styling examples so you can follow along and practice your floral and styling skills at home. This course does include a practical component, which means that you will need to purchase flowers to complete your designs. Our assignments also require you to put what you learn into practice, creating moodboards, storyboards, colour palettes, layout plans, budgets, client proposals and more.

Do I need previous floral experience?

No previous floral knowledge is necessary for this course. In this course we provide you with the basic concepts of handling fresh flowers – how to source, handle and prepare them. For each of the main floral techniques we then provide step-by-step video tutorials with full commentary for you.

I want to learn the practical side of event styling, how will this course help me?

We have “how to” videos which explain it all to you. You can practice at home on your skills using things around your home to create great table designs. In your assignments you will be asked to apply what you’ve learned by creating things such as moodboards, storyboards, layout plans and client proposals. Your assignments and projects will be assessed by your tutor to make sure that you are doing it correctly, and you will given written feedback on the assignments which you submit.

How can I study this course online?

This course will help you to understand how to take your client’s ideas and bring them to life at their event. We will teach you how to work with moodboards, colour palettes, table settings, flowers choices and options and we will teach you how to bring everything together. You will be asked to complete projects and assignments to show us how to apply everything that you have learned from the course.

I would like practical experience, how will this course help me if it is online?

You will be asked to submit projects and assignments as part of this course. Once you enroll you will be assigned a dedicated tutor who will be there to grade your assignments and projects that you submit while doing this course, they will give you written feedback on your assignments and will mentor you through the course.

When can I start this course?

You can start this course immediately, just contact us to get started. We offer compete flexibility with our courses, so that you can learn anywhere and at any time.

Is this a recognized course for the industry?

Our courses are recognized by the wedding industry globally we are the leader in online education for the wedding industry which is run for professionals by professionals. By completing this course you will gain valuable accreditation in the industry, which is recognized globally.

Is this course globally recognized?

All our courses are internationally recognized and certified by the NCFE, a UK education standards authority. When you graduate from this course, your certificate will be recognized everywhere including Europe, UK, US, Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

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