Our signature apprentice program is now available to anyone seeking to obtain knowledge and first-hand experience about the floral industry. This five-day program (Tuesday-Saturday) will be offered on a quarterly basis and focus on floral arranging, retail fundamentals, event design, execution and production, among other industry facets.
Our team of renowned floral designers and industry experts believe that the value of education and hands-on learning is priceless, and therefore, the only cost for our apprentice program is your enthusiasm and eagerness to learn. To be considered for this program, please send your current resume and a 500- word description of why you would be a good candidate. Optionally, please feel free to include any supplemental materials (i.e. pictures of any relevant experience or floral arrangements, event portfolio, etc.)
A brief curriculum overview can be found below:
- Tuesday: this will take place at our corporate offices where the focus will be on the overall floral industry/business aspects
- Wednesday/Thursday: this will take place on location at a few of our flowers shops where you will learn retail fundamentals as well as the difference between our full and express retail service offerings
- Friday: this will take place at our corporate offices where the focus will be on event production.Please be prepared as this will require hands-on experience. Comfortable shoes are recommended.
- Saturday: this will take place in various locations as the day will consist of onsite event production installation/setup and strike. Please note this will be a very long day as setup/strike will be included to understand the full scope of event production. Appropriate attire, footwear, guidelines, etc. will be provided ahead of time.
Please submit all relevant materials to firstname.lastname@example.org
Disclaimer: please note that while there is no monetary cost of participation, all participants will be required to sign a non-disclosure agreement. All entrants must be 18 years or older to apply.