Floral Design

Are you ready to acquire floral knowledge and design arrangements for your personal use? Is it time for a career change? Then, Molloy College's Continuing Education Floral Design program is perfect for you! Learn from the best! The Floral Design program is taught by instructors/designers from 1-800-Flowers and offered at their training facility located in Carle Place.

This program offers three levels of expertise, ranging from the basic level of design principles to the advanced level. Students must take courses in sequential order i.e., basic, intermediate then advanced.

In just a short time you will have new, exciting skills designed for your personal enjoyment or for use as a new marketable career.

Register Early - Class Size is Limited
Evening Classes Available

Instructor: Phil Devito, Professional Floral Designer at 1-800-Flowers.

Basic Floral Design
Tuition: $375 (includes all handouts and floral design materials)
The key factors of design will be taught: color, balance, proportion and shape. Students will have a hands-on experience implementing these vital elements to make a beautiful arrangement properly. Emphasis will be placed on the use of proper materials, mechanics and design standards. The care and handling of the most commonly used flowers and working with various pieces of equipment used in design will be covered. Students will be taught to use their imaginations in both classic and contemporary composition. This 4-session course is general offered twice per year beginning in September and in March on an evening schedule from 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.. Click here for the current schedule of classes. Course Number: FL-1001.

Intermediate Floral Design
Tuition: $375 (includes all handouts and floral design materials)
This course covers the standard "Do's & Don'ts" of floral design. You will learn the techniques for standard holiday and everyday arranging, as well as, corsage, special events and wedding work. The various techniques of product quality and floral standards will be taught. This 4-session course is general offered twice per year beginning in October and in April on an evening schedule from 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.. Click here for the current schedule of classes. Prerequisite: FL-1001 or equivalent experience. Course Number: FL-1002.

Advanced Floral Design
Tuition: $375 (includes all handouts and floral design materials)
This class is geared toward students who are looking for a future in floral design and sales. The latest techniques in floral arrangements will be taught. You will learn product care, maintenance and the proper and recommended sales techniques. Learn how to up-sell an arrangement from a bouquet to a "special event" arrangement. This 4-session course is general offered twice per year beginning in November and in May on an evening schedule from 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.. Click here for the current schedule of classes. Prerequisite: FL-1002 or equivalent experience. Course Number: FL-1003.

Registration

Students should register for classes at least one week prior to the start of classes to insure enough time for you to get your confirmation. However, you can register up until the day of class. Please note that some of our classes do close out and some of our classes do cancel, so you may be taking a chance of not getting into the course of your choice by waiting.

To register online, in person, by phone, by fax or by mail, click here. Confirmation of your registration and classroom assignments will be mailed or emailed to you upon receipt of your registration.

Click here for directions to the 1-800-Flowers training facility, located at One Old Country Road, Carle Place, New York.

 

Mailing List/Request a Catalog

The schedule of classes comes out in our catalog which is mailed twice a year (January and July) to students who have made an inquiry or registered within the last 6 months. However, the most up-to-date scheduling information can be found on the program webpage. We will also email you reminders of the upcoming schedule if you have provided us with an email address. Request a catalog or join our mailing list.

Questions?

If you have any questions regarding this program, contact the Program Administrator, Ann McTigue at amctigue@molloy.edu.

Click here for a schedule of classes

Contact Us

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Continuing Education and Professional Development
1000 Hempstead Avenue Siena Hall, Room 106 Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002

516.323.3550

conted@molloy.edu