Prepares and sells floral arrangements.
Training time 1 - 3 years
Average pay $32,578
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 1,800

What does a Florist do?

  • 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

Related courses

Government-subsidised training is marked with this symbol
Certificate II in Floristry (Assistant)
Certificate III in Floristry
Certificate IV in Floristry
Diploma of Floristry Design