Prepares and sells floral arrangements.
Skill Level: 3
FLORISTS prepare and sell floral arrangements.
Indicative Skill Level:
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)
In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)
At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
planning and designing floral arrangements
arranging supply and storage of flowers, greenery, decorations and other items
treating flowers to extend their life
selecting, trimming and arranging flowers and other materials
packing, wrapping, and attaching message cards to, and organising delivery of, completed arrangements
serving customers and accepting payments
advising customers on the selection of flowers and floral arrangements
may decorate hotels, churches, halls and other facilities for special events