The art of floral design requires expertise with colour, materials, shape and space. Floral designers must understand how flowers and foliage become tools to achieve the right arrangement for the occasion. The eight-month Floral Design certificate program frames this understanding in a creative and business context to allow for artistic arrangements that satisfy the aesthetics of the designer and the customer.
Through active, hands-on learning experiences in the floral lab, you will understand how to integrate theory and practice to produce the perfect design.
Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:
Throughout your studies, and in addition to the daily floral design practicum, you will gain on-the-job experience by working in related industry for approximately 200 hours.
As a graduate of this program, you may pursue future career options, such as:
"Although I already had a greenhouse background, Seneca was where I learned a lot specifically about cut flowers. The opportunities Seneca provides through competitions and workshops also made a difference."