FAQ

A keen interest and love for flowers is all that is required.

Depending on the intention of your pursuance, if you are considering a career in the floral industry, we shall recommend that you embark on the Basic Floral Design course in which you will learn the fundamentals of the Basic design forms. This course will facilitate your progress to a professional level.

With an extensive range of courses offered by NSFD, students learn practical skills in the course specifics. A more comprehensive course like The Professional Certificate in Florist Development includes theoretical studies in Color Management and Floral Management.

Our class operation time being: Tuesday to Friday- 11am to 1pm and 2pm to 4pm.

In addition, to cater to the working adults, we have evening classes on Tues and Thurs- 7pm to 9pm.

Students may commence their lesson as soon as they are registered with the school. Students have to book their lesson slots in advance.

While booking for class lesson is flexible, there is a stipulated duration for the completion of courses, for instance: students have to complete the Basic Floral Design course within 3 months, or the Professional Certificate in Florist Development course within 1 year.

Yes, we see a substantial number of international students. Special packages may be arranged to cater to students who are unable to stay for the duration required for the completion of the courses.

(Please send us an email stating your concerns and we shall assess on a case-by-case basis.)

Notices on various “Job Opportunity” in the floral industry are always available via email and the notice board within school premise. However, NSFD bears no responsibility whatsoever between the potential employers and the potential employees or the applicants.
This is a free service offered by NSFD.

NSFD conduct a Floral Retail Management Course. On top of that, we also provide consultancy services in operating and getting resources to start your own floral business.

While most courses or workshops do not have any examination at the end of the training, the professional floral courses are vigorously set to give trainee a good foundation to meet the challenges of the floral industry. Hence, the professional courses do have examination to test the maturity of skill-set of each trainee at the end of their courses.

For Corporate Clients with a sizeable number of students, you are most welcome to enquire about group discount. We can also customize the courses to suit different corporate requirements.

If the student successfully completed the NSFD Examinations, the student shall be awarded a certificate or level of competence jointly offered by NSFD and the World Floral Council (WFC), a world’s 1st collaboration. However, non–floral courses may be awarded an independent or joint certification, which is promoted with other established institutions in Singapore or the region.

We also conduct classes such as WDA courses, Artificial Flower Design Course, Ribbon & Bow Making Course, Festive Season Floral Design Course, Congratulatory Floral Design Course, Condolence Floral Design Course etc. We also customize specific course packages according to your needs.