Career Course Monday 16 October 2023 - Friday 10 November 2023
Please find our course fees below:
Full payment: £6,900
Deposit ( payable in two instalments): £3,450
McQueens Flower School has been welcoming students from all over the world onto its Career Course for the past 24 years. Global leaders in floristry education - the flagship programme, designed by our experts not only distils the most essential skills but provides an unparalleled springboard for personal creative development.
Each week, the curriculum will focus on a key area of the industry - beginning with the fundamental skills, followed by events and celebrations, weddings and culminating in large-scale installations. Central to the course structure is an exclusive insight into the daily work of McQueens Flowers - one of the flower industry’s foremost luxury brands for 30 years. Led by our expert tutor team - your floral journey will be guided by experienced practitioners who have extensive first-hand experience creating the most beautiful floral displays - whether it’s been for show-stopping weddings or 5-star hotels.
The modular programme is completely flexible and can be taken in a four-week block or as individual weeks to fit around other commitments.
Career Course Curriculum
Week One - Floristry Fundamentals
Week Two - Event & Celebration Flowers
Week Three - Wedding Floristry
Week Four - Floral Installations
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Suitable for - The Career Course attracts a wide range of students, from enthusiastic beginners to professionals looking to build on their repertoire.
For further details regarding the Career Course curriculum - please contact our school team who will be on hand to answer any questions you may have.
Call - 020 7251 5505
Read McQueens Flower School Terms and Conditions here
McQueens Flower School:
229 Cambridge Heath Road
London E2 0EL
T: 020 3897 8255
McQueens Mayfair Shop:
29 North Audley Street
London W1K 6WY
Shop Opening Hours:
Monday - Saturday - 10am - 7pm
Sunday - 12am - 6pm
T: 020 3897 8254
Arrival time - Full-day classes begin at 10am and finish at 4pm. Half-day classes begin at 10am and finish at 12:30pm. We advise students to arrive no earlier than 15 minutes before their class or workshop starts. During full-day workshops and courses there is a one-hour lunch break.
Equipment - There is no need to bring anything with you - all equipment is provided - and every student is presented with a McQueens Flower School apron and tote bag to take home. You may want to bring a notepad and pen if you'd like to make notes.
Lunch and refreshments - Lunch is not provided, however there is a small kitchen onsite with a microwave - and lots of eateries nearby. Light refreshments such as tea, coffee and snacks are provided throughout the day.
Getting to the school - McQueens Flower School is centrally located with excellent transport links including Bond Street Underground Station which is just a 5-minute walk away for the Central and Jubilee Line.
More information about the courses - Our friendly and knowledgeable team will be delighted to answer any questions about our curriculum, please either call 020 3897 8255 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Certificates - Students who complete either a One Week or Four Week Career Course will receive a McQueens Flower School certificate on completion of the course.
International students from outside of the EU must obtain the correct visa to study with us.
Deposit notice for Career Course - if you have purchased a deposit for the Career Course, the balance must be made in full 4 weeks before the first day of the course. The balance will be sent to you via a payment link. Should you fail to pay the full balance 4 weeks before the course start date, your space will be put back on sale for others to purchase and your deposit will be refunded.
Accreditation - You will receive a McQueens Flower School certificate, we are currently not accredited however a McQueens Flower School certificate has been a foundation for many renowned florists.
Letter to support visa - If you require a letter to support a visa application please contact our team - email@example.com - who will confirm your booking and your intended attendance with McQueens Flower School.
Cancellation notice - Please see our Terms and Conditions.
Covid policy - If you have symptoms or have tested for Covid19 or are required to self-isolate please do not attend the school and contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Accessibility - Our Ground Floor classroom is accessible with disabled access toilets. There is no lift to our basement level classroom. (For Christmas Wreath Making at our Bethnal Green Flower School there is no lift access to our level two classroom.)
Prospectus - Will be sent out for One Week and Career Courses only.
Student loans - We do not provide a student loan scheme.
Parking - There is no private parking for McQueens Flower School.
Age restrictions - The school can only admit people aged 18 and over.
Translators - Our lessons are delivered in English with demonstrations and teachers to support your learning.
Accommodation - The flower school is situated with access to many hotels nearby. We advise researching the best option for you via a booking's website.
Flowers - All of our lessons will feature flowers from our trusted suppliers and embrace the season. Every day you get to take home your arrangements and the flowers used.
Photography - You can't bring your own photographer, however, please feel free to take photos yourself. We have a photographer that will attend certain lessons to document your journey with us, if you do not want to be in any photos, please let us know.
Faith room - is available.
(This information is not applicable to McQueens Flower School courses or e-gift cards)
Standard - £10,
A next-day delivery service is available for London addresses for orders placed before 2.00pm the day prior, Tuesday - Friday.
Standard - £20
A nationwide delivery service is available Wednesday, Friday and Saturday for orders placed two days in advance before 2.00pm.
Our delivery team will endeavour to deliver to the recipient however if no one is at home, a delivery note will be left with details on where your bouquet has been left.
Each bouquet will arrive with flower care instructions. Please note, certain fragile products are available for a London delivery only.