Floral Design 1

Begin your journey to become a certified floral designer


Designed for anyone who wants to get started in floral design or become a florist, this course covers all the basic fundamentals that all professional florist must know including professional tools, mechanics, techniques, and processing flowers.

Students are required to take a live final exam with their instructor via Skype or video conference. Upon graduation, students receive a certificate of completion for the Floral Design 1 Course and are eligible to enroll in the Floral Design 2 program.

During this 8 week class, you will:

  • Learn the fundamentals of bridal, personal, and centerpiece design

  • Understand the best ways to process flowers

  • Participate in a live arrangement with help from your instructor


Floral terminology

Seasonal Ordering

Floral Count


Designing Wedding Flowers

Designing Personal Flowers


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  • Instructor Led 1:1 Video Conferencing
  • Learn at your own pace
  • Average 8 Weeks Duration
  • Online & In-Person Formats
  • Average time commitment is 3-5 hours per week


Chapter 1 – tools & supplies

Chapter 2 – processing flowers

Chapter 3 – Floral Design Flowers & Greenery

Chapter 4 – Working With Flowers

Chapter 5 – Alternative Materials

Chapter 6 – Personal Flowers

Chapter 7 – Bridal Bouquets

Chapter 8 – Fundamental Centerpieces


Instructor Led:

or 12 payments of $162/mo.
Tuition includes:

Online curriculum access

Full instructor support

Certification exam

Personal letter of recommendation (upon completion of the program.)

International recognized certification as a Professional Wedding & Event Planner (upon completion of the program)

Student tools & resources

Special events & internships opportunities (both local and abroad)

Student Community Membership:


*All students receive access to the student community through their Student Community Membership. This membership includes:

Live (online) class discussions

Guest speakers

Live broadcast workshops

On-demand video library of various industry topics taught by industry experts

Access to seasoned and active professionals currently working in the field of professional event planning

Private facebook group

Exclusive internship opportunities

Discounts on future courses

Career center/Job board


Q: What is the difference between Floral 1 & Floral 2?

A: Where Floral 1 is all about the basic fundamentals of professional floristry, Floral 2 is an advanced curriculum that takes floral designing to a whole new level. Floral Design 1 is a prerequisite for beginners to take before enrolling into the Floral Design 2 course.

Q: Is this course part of the Master Class or WedTech programs?

A: Yes, this course is part of the Master Class and WedTech programs. You can take them as part of either program or as a stand-alone course. This means you will accumulate credits towards the Master Class/WedTech programs.

Q: How many CEU credits will I get for this course?

A: 24 CEU’s

Q: Will I get a Certificate?

A: Yes, you will receive a Certificate in the mail once all requirements are completed in about 4 weeks.