Certificate II in Floristry (Assistant)
Floristry (Assistant) course details
Course description and aims
This qualification reflects the role of floristry assistants who use a defined and limited range of basic floristry technical skills to assemble fundamental floristry products to pre-determined designs and job specifications. These individuals are involved in mainly routine and repetitive tasks using limited practical skills and basic floristry industry knowledge. They work under direct supervision.
This qualification provides a pathway to work as a floristry assistant in a diversity of floristry industry business types including retail floristry shops, studios and online floristry businesses.
No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
Enrol at any location
Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.
Wednesday 21 June 2017 from 11:00am to 12:00pm or 6:00pm to 7:00pm at Ultimo College, Main Campus, 651-731 Harris Street, building E, level 1, room 08.
You will need to attend approximately 8 hours of class over 1 day per week. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Saturday 8:00am to 4:30pm.
To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled
GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)
Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).
Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to Sydney TAFE and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.
PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges
Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition
|Number||Subject name||Nominal hours|
|SFLDEC005||Assemble floristry products||130|
|SFLSOP006||Display and merchandise floristry products||35|
|SFLSOP007||Interact with floristry customers||30|
|SFLDEC001||Maintain floristry tools and equipment||15|
|SFLWHS001||Participate in safe work practices||12|
|SFLSOP005||Prepare and care for floristry stock||60|
|SFLSOP004||Receive and store floristry stock||30|
|SFLSOP003||Recognise flower and plant materials||45|
|SFLSOP001||Source information on floristry products and services||40|
|SFLSOP002||Work effectively in the floristry industry||45|