Floristry (Assistant)

Qualification Certificate II (NRT)
Course number 20055
National Code SFL20110
Training Package SFL10 - Floristry
Program area Service Skills  
Duration (nominal hours) 440
This course replaced 7735 - Floristry

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Course overview

Course Description

This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge to perform
mainly routine tasks in a range of floristry enterprises.

Career Opportunities

Floristry assistant.

Entry Requirements

 There are no entry requirements to this qualification.


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Industry Subgroup: Service Skills

Locations & fees

TAFE NSW fees apply to offerings of this course at the following locations. Concessions or exemptions may apply for eligible students.
From July 1, students enrolling in a Diploma or Advanced Diploma course and selected Certificate IV courses, may be able to apply for a VET FEE-HELP student loan, if they meet the eligibility criteria. Read more

Year Half Year Fee Annual Fee
2014 $267 $534

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Hornsby Full Time Standby 15-Jul-2014
Nepean Full Time Available 21-Jul-2014 Enrol Now
Orange Part Time Day Available 14-Jul-2014 Enrol Now
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Course structure

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What you must do to complete the course

The course structure below shows what you must do to complete this course.
units/modules are arranged in groups and sometimes also in subgroups.
You must complete each group as specified as well as following the course
completion instructions.   If a course contains optional groups there will
statement at the top of the course indicating how many you must do.  At the
top of any group containing optional subgroups there will be a statement
saying how many you must do.
This qualification reflects the packaging requirements for SFL20110
Certificate II in Floristry (Assistant) within the Floristry Training
Package (SFL10). The rules from the SFL10 Training Package are as follows:
Qualification rules
To achieve the SFL20110 Certificate II in Floristry (Assistant), 12 units
must be completed:
- All eight (8) core units
- Four (4) elective units
- a minimum of two (2) elective units must be selected from the elective
units listed below
- the remaining units may be selected from this or another endorsed
Training Package or accredited course, these must be units which are first
AQF level 1,2 or 3.
In all cases, selection of electives must be guided by the job outcome
sought, local industry requirements and the characteristics of this
qualification (as per the AQF descriptors).
To satisfy the Training Package requirements, this TAFE NSW course has been
strucured as follows:
Group 1 - Core Units
All units must be completed
Group 2 - Elective Units
At least 2 units must be completed.
Group 3 - Units from this or other Training Package or accredited course
at AQF level 1, 2 or 3.
No more than 2 units may be selected.
Students who require support to meet their learning goals may co-enrol in
the Learner Support course (TAFE Course Number 9999). Talk to your teacher
think you may require learner support.
Talk to your teacher and/or workplace trainer to ensure that your
combination of electives provides you with a suitable vocational outcome.
If you have completed other relevant training you may be eligible to have
units of competency from previous training counted towards completion for
this course. Talk to your teacher or workplace trainer if you think you
may be eligible for recognition for units previously completed.
Some units in this course may have prerequisites that must be completed in
a lower level qualification or selected as part of this course. Refer to
the Training Package or consult your teacher for information about
prerequisites to elective units.

Course Elective Completion:

At least 4 elective modules/units must be completed. These may be chosen from groups 2, 3

All module/units must be completed
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
SFLDEC201A Assemble floristry products 120
SFLSOP201A Source information on floristry products and services 40
SFLSOP202A Recognise flower and plant materials 60
SFLSOP203A Receive and store floristry stock 40
SFLSOP204A Prepare and care for floristry stock 50
SIRXCOM001A Communicate in the workplace 15
SIRXIND001A Work effectively in a retail environment 20
SIRXOHS001A Apply safe working practices 15
At least 2 module/units must be completed
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
BSBSUS201A Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices 20
BSBWOR202A Organise and complete daily work activities 20
HLTFA301C Apply first aid 15
RTF2008A Maintain indoor plants 20
RTF2024A Tend nursery plants 20
SFLSOP205A Display and merchandise floristry stock 30
SIRRFSA001A Apply retail food safety practices 20
SIRXCCS001A Apply point-of-sale handling procedures 20
SIRXICT001A Operate retail technology 20
SIRXRSK001A Minimise theft 10
SIRXSLS001A Sell products and services 20
No more than 2 module/units may be completed
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
BSBDES301A Explore the use of colour 40
NSWTESL212A Use a limited range of English language writing skills relevant to a specific vocational area 20
NSWTNMY202A Use individual numeracy skills for work 60
SFLDEC303A Maintain floristry tools and equipment 15
SFLSOP306A Provide quality service to floristry customers 30
You may choose modules/units from this group but they do not count towards
course completion
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
HLTAID003 Provide first aid 18

Requirements to receive the qualification

To achieve qualification SFL20110 Certificate II in Floristry (Assistant),
(TAFE NSW Course number 20055), learners are required to complete twelve (12)
units of competency, comprising:
- 8 compulsory units from Group 1
- 4 Elective units from group 2 and 3, includig at least 2 units from group 2.

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