Let your career grow with our floristry apprenticeship!

Are you creative, have an eye for detail and design and would love to work organically? Do you like to make people smile?  Then a floristry apprenticeship could be the career for you.

Our innovative, highly skilled and award winning floristry teachers will assist you in gaining a recognised floristry apprenticeship that will assist you in developing your career.

As an apprentice in our floristry course, you’ll specialise in botanical knowledge and practical floristry skills to be ready to create and construct a range of hand tied, base medium and wired floristry designs.  

Put your innovative floristry skills to the test with hands on experience in our retail shop, Flowers on Elgar. You will gain knowledge in floristry specific subjects focusing on how to recognise, receive, store, prepare and care for flowers, as well as sourcing floristry stock, displays, customer service and merchandising.

You’ll also have the opportunity to prepare arrangements for various functions and events and experience the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show as well as many industry excursions.




National Code SFL30115
Study Areas Floristry
Study Level Certificate III
Study Type Local
Study Mode

PT: 2 - 3 years,

Course Type Victorian TAFE Course
Campuses Workplace, Box Hill

Tuition Fee Type Estimated Annual Fee
Gov. Subsidised - Standard $1,540.00
Gov. Subsidised - Concession $308.00
Full Fee $5,100.00
Service Fees Estimated Annual Fees
Service & Amenities* $155.00
Core Skills Support** $75.00
Annual Material Fees $525.00
Retain Course Items*** $142.00


* Does not apply to VETiS or Short course students.

** Does not apply to VETiS, International students, Short Courses, Graduate Degrees , or re-enrolling students who re-enrol in the same course.

***Retained Course Items are purchased by the student once prior to commencing. The course items bought by the student become the property of the student. Such items retain a generic application for other purposes outside the student's course of study (e.g. textbooks).

Annual student tuition & material fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Fees listed are for 2019 and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. Advertised start dates and delivery locations are subject to viable student numbers. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.

This training is provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments

You can enrol throughout the year

Part time: 2 - 3 years (1 day per week). The time taken to complete this course may vary depending on your input.

Workplace, Box Hill

You must:

  • be registered with an Australian Apprenticeship Centre
  • have a training contract with an employer

Successful completion will enable you to apply for further study in a range of other floristry courses.  

Direct Entry

Recognition of Prior Learning is available.

This course is government accredited and has national recognition

The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 3

After successful completion, you may wish to apply for a range of employment opportunities as a florist in:

  • retail floristry shops
  • studios
  • online floristry businesses

Completion of 21 units (including 16 core and 5 elective units).

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BSBWOR202 ORGANISE AND COMPLETE DAILY WORK ACTIVITIES 20.0

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CUVACD201A DEVELOP DRAWING SKILLS TO COMMUNICATE IDEAS 60.0

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SFLDEC001 MAINTAIN FLORISTRY TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT 15.0

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SFLSOP001 SOURCE INFORMATION ON FLORISTRY PRODUCTS AND SERVICES 40.0

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SFLSOP002 WORK EFFECTIVELY IN THE FLORISTRY INDUSTRY 45.0

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SFLSOP003 RECOGNISE FLOWER AND PLANT MATERIALS 45.0

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SFLSOP004 RECEIVE AND STORE FLORISTRY STOCK 30.0

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SFLSOP005 PREPARE AND CARE FOR FLORISTRY STOCK 60.0

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SFLWHS001 PARTICIPATE IN SAFE WORK PRACTICES 15.0

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SFLDEC002 DESIGN FLORISTRY PRODUCTS 50.0

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SFLDEC006 CONSTRUCT HAND TIED FLORISTRY PRODUCTS 70.0

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SFLDEC007 CONSTRUCT WIRED FLORISTRY PRODUCTS 70.0

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SFLDEC008 CONSTRUCT FLORISTRY PRODUCTS WITH A BASE MEDIUM 70.0

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SFLDEC012 INTERPRET FLORISTRY DESIGN BRIEFS 20.0

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SFLSOP008 PROVIDE QUALITY SERVICE TO FLORISTRY CUSTOMERS 35.0

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SFLSOP009 SELL FLORISTRY PRODUCTS 30.0

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SFLSOP010 PREPARE QUOTATIONS FOR FLORISTRY PRODUCTS 30.0

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SFLDEC005 ASSEMBLE FLORISTRY PRODUCTS 130.0

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SFLSOP006 DISPLAY AND MERCHANDISE FLORISTRY PRODUCTS 35.0

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CUVACD201A DEVELOP DRAWING SKILLS TO COMMUNICATE IDEAS 60.0

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SFLDEC001 MAINTAIN FLORISTRY TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT 15.0

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SFLSOP001 SOURCE INFORMATION ON FLORISTRY PRODUCTS AND SERVICES 40.0

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SFLSOP002 WORK EFFECTIVELY IN THE FLORISTRY INDUSTRY 45.0

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SFLSOP003 RECOGNISE FLOWER AND PLANT MATERIALS 45.0

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SFLSOP004 RECEIVE AND STORE FLORISTRY STOCK 30.0

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SFLSOP005 PREPARE AND CARE FOR FLORISTRY STOCK 60.0

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SFLWHS001 PARTICIPATE IN SAFE WORK PRACTICES 15.0

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SFLDEC002 DESIGN FLORISTRY PRODUCTS 50.0

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SFLDEC006 CONSTRUCT HAND TIED FLORISTRY PRODUCTS 70.0

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SFLDEC007 CONSTRUCT WIRED FLORISTRY PRODUCTS 70.0

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SFLDEC008 CONSTRUCT FLORISTRY PRODUCTS WITH A BASE MEDIUM 70.0

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SFLDEC012 INTERPRET FLORISTRY DESIGN BRIEFS 20.0

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SFLSOP008 PROVIDE QUALITY SERVICE TO FLORISTRY CUSTOMERS 35.0

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SFLSOP009 SELL FLORISTRY PRODUCTS 30.0

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SFLSOP010 PREPARE QUOTATIONS FOR FLORISTRY PRODUCTS 30.0

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BSBSUS201 PARTICIPATE IN ENVIRONMENTALLY SUSTAINABLE WORK PRACTICES 20.0

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BSBWOR202 ORGANISE AND COMPLETE DAILY WORK ACTIVITIES 20.0

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SFLDEC005 ASSEMBLE FLORISTRY PRODUCTS 130.0

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SFLSOP006 DISPLAY AND MERCHANDISE FLORISTRY PRODUCTS 35.0

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SIRRMER001 PRODUCE VISUAL MERCHANDISE DISPLAYS 35.0

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