Floral Art School Of Australia
and
International Floral Design School

Train to be a Florist

HOW TO DECIDE IF YOU ARE THE RIGHT TYPE OF PERSON TO GO INTO A FLORIST BUSINESS FOR YOURSELF.

Advantages

 You will have a feeling of fulfillment of being involved in such a creative industry such as floristry.

If you have a successful florist shop it can be far more rewarding financially than working for wages.

There is a feeling of security in owning your own successful florist business.

You will find running your own florist shop is never dull. You will never know what each day will bring. Working for yourself is far more exciting than going to work in an often dull routine job.

You will meet some very interesting people in a flower shop through dealing directly with the public. This can often develop into lasting friendships.

You will be providing a real service to your customers. The skilled florist is always appreciated and will have a secure life-long career.

 

Disadvantages
(You will find it helpful if you do this questionnaire)

As Floristry is a lot of hard work and often long hours are involved, do you have the necessary health and energy to run a business?

Yes / No

Do you have enough money to start a florist business?
Do you have another source of borrowing money if necessary?
Sometimes you will need to inject extra funds into the business

Yes / No

Are you self motivated and have enough discipline to be able to organize yourself to see what the most important tasks are and to see each one is carried out?

Yes / No

Are you a reasonably quick worker?

Yes / No

When a problem arises, are you the type of person who can come up with a solution?

Yes / No

If you have a family, do you have someone you can rely on to help with the children?

Yes / No

To stand a good chance in operating a successful floristry business you should honestly be able to answer “Yes” to all the above questions.

How successful you are in Floristry, as in anything in life, will depend on how much time and effort YOU are prepared to put into it.

In our Floristry Diploma Course we will teach you step by step how to create artistic traditional and modern floral designs. Its easy with our step by step floristry lessons.