Flower Arrangement, Decor and Draping - Divine Schools Africa | Educartis

4 weeks
On Campus


Course Overview

This four week course has been designed to equip learners with creative skills in flower arrangement, decor, and draping, to suit all different types of events, whether they're big, small, social, personal, or business events. Taken on campus, students will gain theoretical knowledge and hands on experience regarding the elements and principles of design, how to use the flowers and foliage available in their area, the  mechanics of arranging flowers in cases, and as a hand-held bouquet. 

A floral designer is a professional who uses plants and flowers to create arrangements for events such as weddings, funerals, banquets and other occasions. You need a creative eye, a strong sense of artistry, and a love for working with people at some of the most emotional times of their lives to thrive in this position. If this sounds exciting to you, then this course will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to build a successful career in this industry.

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How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

At the end of this course, students will be able to: 

  • Create basic flower arrangements. 
  • Take orders from customers and create products that meet their unique and varied expectations. 
  • Understand the proper techniques required for care and handling of different types of plants and flowers. 
  • Use and store plant material, tools and equipment safely.
  • Package and gift wrap finished items.

Certification obtained

Certificate of Completion 

What jobs will I qualify for?

This course will enhance students' skills in careers such as: 

  • Independent Florist 
  • Flower Shop Manager
  • Event Planner 
  • Floral Designer

When do I start?

Next available course

Admission Criteria

This course is for those who wish to develop a basic level of skill and knowledge in floristry and/or who may wish to go on to study floristry at a higher level.

How do I apply?

To apply for this course, students must write an enquiry to the Divine Schools of Africa to express interest or enquire about a particular programme. 

Payment options

The total fee for this course is 32,500 KES.

How to Pay 
  • Cheque (Divine Schools Africa LTD) 
  • Direct Transfer Payment to Equity Bank 
  • MPESA 

Students can pay in instalments through a payment plan designed by the school.

Detailed course information

This programme is taken on campus at the Divine Schools Africa. The course is taken on Monday - Friday, with the options of taking it either in the evenings or on Saturdays (8 week course). 

The course outline is as follows: 

  • Introduction to Flowers and Principle of Good Design  (13 topics)
  • The Business of Flower Arrangement (17 topics)
  • Understanding Weddings, Consumer behaviour and Small Business Management. (7 topics)

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