Why Become A CF?


Why Should A Floral Professional Become A Certified Florist?

There are many reasons for floral professionals to become certified florists. Most associations which offer the certification provide advertising tools so that you can communicate to the public that you have achieved a high level of professional training. Here's just a brief list of benefits you can gain from becoming a certified florist:


Retail Florist Shop Owners

  • Become your area's most respected florist.
  • Learn the best current practices from recognized floral professionals.
  • Great advertising tool for your flower shop.
  • Freshen up on design skills.
  • Learn the latest design trends.
  • Use the accreditation's logo and advertising tools to build credibility with your community.
  • Great networking opportunity.

Retail Florist Employees

  • Build your skills.
  • Make yourself more valuable to your employer.
  • Job Security.

Free-lance Designers

  • Keep up on current trends.
  • Great networking opportunity.
  • Learn the best current practices from recognized floral professionals.
  • Freshen up on design skills.

Floristry Students

  • Build your skills.
  • Make yourself more employable in the industry.

Party and Event Designers

  • Keep up on current trends.
  • Great networking opportunity.
  • Learn the best current practices from recognized floral professionals.
  • Freshen up on design skills.