Industry Information

Floristry Schools

Sydney Institute of TAFE

Ultimo Campus
Level 1, Building E
Corner of Thomas & Harris Street
Ultimo NSW 2007

Tel : (02) 9217 5537 or (02) 9217 5650
Fax: (02) 9217 5647

Christina Lewis
Head Teacher
Tel : (02) 9217 5537

Katina Callas
Tel: (02) 9217 5547

Courses Offered: WRF04 Floristry

  • 7735 Certificate II in Floristry
  • 7736 Certificate III in Floristry
  • 7738 Certificate IV in Floristry
  • 7739 Statement of Attainment in Floristry Studies (Equivalent to Old Advanced Design Course)
  • Short Courses in Floristry available at various levels
  • TVET Training
  • Traineeship Training
  • Recognition of Prior learning Available

Western Sydney Institute

Richmond College
Blacktown Rd, Corner of Campus Dr
Richmond NSW 2753
(Locked Bag 7, Richmond NSW 2753)

Ken Smith: Head Teacher of Floristry
email: kenneth.r.smith@tafensw.edu.au
tel: (02) 4570 9069 ;
mobile 0415 181 449

Samantha Harper
Full Time teacher of Floristry
email: samantha.harper@tafensw.edu.au
tel: (02) 4570 9063

Courses Offered

  • 7735 Certificate II in Floristry – day and night classes
  • 7736 Certificate III in Floristry
  • 7737 Certificate IV in Floristry
  • 7738 Statement of Attainment in Floristry Studies
  • TVET – Floristry Training
  • Traineeship Training – on campus
  • Traineeship Training – assessment in the workplace
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) available for Florists

Contact us for information on new courses or training that may suit your business.
Courses can run anytime throughout the year so phone for a discussion of your needs or to obtain literature. The new Floristry Training Package (SLF10) will be offered in 2012.

Northern Sydney Institute of TAFE
Ryde Campus

240 Blaxland Road
Ryde 2112

Course Information: Maureen Economos (02) 9448 6278
Floristry: Brian Revett (02) 9448 6216
Email: natasha.hattersley@tafensw.edu.au

Courses Offered:

  • 7735 Certificate II in Floristry
  • 7736 Certificate III in Floristry
  • 7738 Certificate IV in Floristry (proposed 2008)
  • 7738 Statement of Attainment in Floristry Studies (proposed 2008)
  • 7735 VET in schools program (TVET)

Traineeships and Recognition of Prior Learning available, the college also run short courses for both professional florists and beginners.

Institute of TAFE

PO Box 669
Taree NSW 2430

Telephone: (02) 6552 0900

Paul Smith
Wayne Broom

Institute of TAFE

PO Box 381
Yalla NSW 2530

Telephone: (02) 4261 3744

Belinda Douglas
Pam Douglas
Ian Little

Gwinville Flower Shop:
Telephone: (02) 4221 8900

South Western Sydney Institute of TAFE

Padstow College
Building F
Corner of Raine & Cahors Roads
PO Box 141
Padstow NSW 2211

Tel : (02) 9722-5455
Fax: (02) 9722-5454

Joanne Hynard
Tel : (02) 9722-5462 
email: joanne.hynard@tafensw.edu.au
Head Teacher


Courses Offered:WRF04 Floristry

  • 7735 Certificate II in Floristry – Part time and Full time Courses available
  • 7736 Certificate III in Floristry – Part time and Full time Courses available
  • 1247 Statement of Attainment in Floristry Advanced Design
  • Short Courses in Floristry available at various levels
  • TVET Training
  • Traineeship Training
  • Recognition of Prior learning Available
  • Commencing 2009: Floristry Certificate II and III (part time and full time courses available) at Campbelltown Campus.

Combara Floral Design School

PO Box 3087
Erina NSW 2250

Telephone: (02) 4367 7496
Fax: (02) 4367 7493

You can undertake a short course, 8 weeks Course in Introduction to Floral Art, or the schools registration covers:

  • Certificate I in Commercial Floristry Certificate
  • II in Commercial Floristry Certificate
  • III in Commercial Floristry Certificate IV Advanced Design

These are all crown curriculums with national accreditation. All training is competency based with recognition of prior learning available.

Pearsons School of Floristry

Head Office
Unit 6
7-29 Bridge Road
Stanmore NSW 2048

or

50 Oxford Street
Darlinghurst NSW 2010

Telephone: (02) (02) 9550 7755
Fax: (02) 9550 7703
Web: www.pearsonsschool.com.au

The Pearsons School of Floristry offers a fast tracked Commercial Course for those interested in a career as a florist.

Traineeships Course in Floristry available through PSF conditions apply contact the school or our web for more details.

As well as Short Introduction Courses, Essential Floristry Skills Course and themed One-Day Workshops for those who are interested in floristry as a hobby which covers Hand Tied Bouquets, Vase Designs and Floral Foam Arrangements.

Courses run throughout the year so check out our web site or phone for a brochure and a copy of the current timetable.