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Floristry and horticulture

With many courses to choose from we are sure to have something to suit you.


September courses in both floristry and horticulture

We have a full programme of classroom based courses that would suit someone looking to add to their existing knowledge and skills or for someone looking for a complete change of career.

Join our mailing list to receive regular updates on our courses, workshops and demonstration evenings.  

Request to join at ngrieve@hillingdon.gov.uk 

Classroom based floristry

Course title   Dates
Level 1 Modern Retail FloristrySep 2017
Level 2 Certificate in Modern Retail FloristrySep 2017
Level 2 Certificate (Plus) in Modern Retail FloristrySep 2017
Level 3 Floristry Diploma and Workshop PackageSep 2017
Flower arranging for funSep 2017
Contemporary flower arranging for funSep 2017

Classroom based horticulture

Course titleDates                       
RHS Level 2 in Plant Growth, Propagation and DevelopmentSep 2017
RHS Level 2 in Garden Planning, Establishment and MaintenanceSep 2017
City and Guilds Award in Practical HorticultureSep 2017
City and Guilds Certificate in Practical HorticultureSep 2017

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Many of our courses are held at the Rural Activities Garden Centre,  a beautiful nursery in Hillingdon. Visit the cafe for a cream tea and homemade slice of cake while you are there.

Workshops and short courses

We also have a wide range of fun, one day workshops available throughout the year in both floristry and horticulture.  They range from RHS taster sessions and Handtied Master classes to Wedding floristry and Competition prep sessions.

Are you over 60?

We have a wide programme for the over 60s in Floristry, ICT, Fitness, Yoga, Singing and Art courses, especially designed for you to stimulate both physical and mental aptitude. Please see our Over 60s section in our brochure. 
Activities and pace will be tailored to your needs and abilities.

Floristry tips

Tutors share some of their expert knowledge on flower arranging.

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