Professional Certified Florist Hands-On Courses

The Professional Certified Florist Program is one of the most complete educational programs in the floral industry. It is divided into three segments: Design Production, Design Management and Professional Florist Certification. It is designed to benefit everyone from sales to designers to shop owners. The Professional Certified Florists Program provides a standard of professional excellence which is recognized throughout the industry.

NOTE: New course schedules will be posted as soon as the current health  situation permits.


Celebration of Life, Sympathy Design: by Tim Farrell AIFD

Funeral flowers are more than an expression of sympathy; they are symbols of faith and respect. In this workshop you will learn Sympathy Arrangements in baskets and containers, Standing Sprays, Wreaths, Form Pieces, Casket Sprays, Cremation Urn Pieces, Celebration of Life and much more.


Wedding Florals: by Lynn Lary McLean AAF AIFD PFCI TMF

A florist can make or break their reputation through their wedding flowers. In this workshop you will learn Corsages, Boutonnieres, Hairpieces, Hand-Tied Bouquets and more.


The Elements & Principles of Floral Design: by Kevin Ylvisaker AIFD CFD PFCI CAFA

This course might as well be called “Tools of Design.” These principles are not arbitrary rules: they are constant guidelines.

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