Texas State Florists' Association Knowledge Based, Level 1 and Level 2 Floral Certifications have been included on the 2022-2024 Texas Education Agency (TEA) approved list of Industry Based Certifications.

Floral Design Curriculum available through TSFA!

Please visit the curriculum page or call the TSFA office at 512.528.0806 or email us at tsfaadmin@tsfa.org

Building Tomorrow's Workforce TSFA Certifies High School Students in Floral Design

Retail florists are always looking for floral designers who know how to create the basic designs needed in a shop on a daily basis. TSFA is fulfilling  this need through the development in 2004, of the Texas High School Certification program. This certification program allows school districts to provide more value to their diploma and helps provide young, enthusiastic floral designers to meet the retail florist needs!

Requirements for the certification are enrollment and completion of the year long Texas Education Agency approved floral design curriculum and passing the TSFA Knowledge Based written exam and the design of two floral  designs  in a timed setting. 

Level 1 Study Materials (click to download)


Please email registration forms to:

caroles@tsfa.org

Knowledge Based Registration Form   

RETEST LEVEL 1 REGISTRATION FORM

Retesting may take place at a location of choice. please complete the Level 1 retest form and email to caroles@tsfa.org
TSFA does not accept ACH or EFT. If you are asked to provide payment in this method, please telephone the TSFA office and as for the Executive Director. 
 
Testing's are scheduled with TSFA using the registration form provided for downloading below on a first-come, first-serve basis. Teachers are encouraged to register your students for the In-person Hands-on test 30 days or more in advance for the best date and site availability.  Standard registration rate is $100 for the Level 1 and $125 for the Level 2 Floral Design Certification ® . 

2023 Level 1 Floral Certification Testing Dates and Locations

January 31, 2023
Georgetown High School
Georgetown, Texas
Level 1 & Level 2 (See level 2 floral design certification for level 2 registration form)
Georgetown Level 1 Registration Form

February 25, 2023

VR Eaton High School
Haslett, Texas
Level 1 & Level 2 (See level 2 floral design certification for level 2 registration form)
VR Eaton Level 1 Registration Form

March 29, 2023

Region 17 Education Service Center
Lubbock, Texas
Level 1 & Level 2(See level 2 floral design certification for level 2 registration form)
Region 17 Level 1 Registration Form

April 6. 2023
Cy Fair ISD Exhibit Center
Cypress, Texas
Level 1 & Level 2 (See level 2 floral design certification for level 2 registration form)
Cy-Fair Level 1 Registration Form

April 19, 2023
Klein ISD Multipurpose Facility
7500 FM 2920
Spring, Texas  77379
Level 1 & Level 2 (See level 2 floral design certification for level 2 registration form)
Klein Level 1 Registration Form

May 3, 2023

Maude Cobb Convention & Activity Center
100 Grand Blvd.
Longview, Texas  75604
Level 1 & Level 2 (See level 2 floral design certification for level 2 registration form)
Maude Cobb - Longview Registration Form

TBD
James Madison High School
5005 Stahl Road
San Antonio, Texas  78247
Level 1 & Level 2 (See level 2 floral design certification for level 2 registration form)

Please pay attention to the due dates listed on the registration forms and above.
Each date is set to allow for time to order product and supplies. No registration forms will be accepted after the listed date!


For more information, telephone the Texas State Florists' Association at 512.528.0806


 

 Level 1 and Level 2 Certification Testing Dates and Locations 2022 Level 1 and Level 2 Certification Testing and Locations 2022 Level 1 and Level 2 Certification Testing Dates and Locations
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Refunds: Transfers/substitutions are welcome prior to the date of the testing. Cancellations received in writing at the TSFA office five (5) business days prior to the event will receive a refund - minus 20% handling fee. If you do not cancel or transfer prior to the event date, the entire fee is non-refundable.

For more information, telephone the Texas State Florists' Association at 512-528-0806

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