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-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-312 Prom Body & Fashion Flowers
FLD-315 Hotel Lobby and Corporate Flowers
FLD-300 Fresh Flower Care and Handling
FLD-303 Wedding: Ceremony Flowers
FLD-316 Advanced Floral Sympathy Design
FLD-302 Merchandising for Retail Flower Shops
FLD-500 Advanced Bridal Bouquets
FLD-501 Floral Crowns
FLD-503 Advanced Design: Armatures
FLR-301 Tropical Floral Design
FLR-325 Spring Flowers
FLR-332 Fresh Flowers: Churches/Places
FLR-333 Advanced Floral Design Eval
FLR-334 Exquisite Bows Floral Design
FLR-335 Floral Wholesale Orientation
FLR-337 Advanced Floral Design Intensive
FLR-338 Asian Inspired Floral Design
OCC-399 Floral Arrangements in Vases
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.