If you’re creative and love flowers you might enjoy a career in floral design. Floral designers work in florists, garden stores and flower wholesalers. AACC offers a continuing education certificate in floral design.
Certificate code: CE.FLOR-FLORAL-ARRG
Training consists of eight core, noncredit courses and two electives. The eight core courses are recommended to be taken in sequence and the entire training can be completed in as little as 12 months.
FLD-301 Floriculture Capstone
FLD-304 Floriculture 1: Basic Floral
FLD-305 Floricuture 2: Basic Floral
FLD-307 Sympathy Flowers
FLD-317 Wedding: Personal Flowers
FLD-309 Floriculture 1: Lab
FLD-306 Floriculture 3 Advanced Floral Design
FLD-310 Floriculture 3: Lab
Electives (Choose Two)
FLD-311 Party and Event Flowers
FLD-315 Hotel Lobby and Corporate Flowers (Will be offered in future terms.)
FLD-300 Fresh Flower Care and Handling
FLD-303 Wedding: Ceremony Flowers (Will be offered in future terms.)
FLD-316 Advanced Floral Sympathy Design (Will be offered in future terms.)
FLR-328 Winter Flowers
FLR-329 Autumn Flowers
FLR-332 Fresh Flowers: Churches/Places
FLR-334 Exquisite Bows Floral Design
FLR-336 Flower Identification A-Z
FLR-338 Asian Inspired Floral Design
FLR-339 On-Trend Bridal Bouquets and Boutonnieres NEW
FLR-340 On-Trend Wedding Reception Decor NEW
FLR-341 Wedding Flowers: Business Essentials NEW
Upon successful completion of all ten noncredit courses, students will earn an AACC continuing education certificate. Once you successfully complete all the course requirements of the certificate program with a passing grade or higher, submit a Student Application for a Continuing Education Certificate.
AACC has been approved as an Education Partner of the American Institute of Floral Designers (AIFD). Our comprehensive curriculum embraces the criteria required for AIFD accreditation. Completing the AACC Floral Design continuing education certificate helps prepare students for a successful career as a certified floral designer. For information on how to enroll in the floral design program and earn a continuing education certificate, visit the noncredit continuing education certificates page.
Use certificate code CE.FLOR-FLORAL-ARRG when you register online, in person, by fax or mail.