FAQ's

How do I get to the Academy?

The Academy is in the heart of Covent Garden, easily served by all form of public transport. Contact TFL for advice. Please be aware, parking is expensive and not freely available.
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What are the shop hours?

The shop is open seven days a week. Opening times are:

Monday - Saturday: 10:00 - 19:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 18:00

Courses
Please refer to individual course details for start and finish times.

What should I bring with me?

Florist scissors, knife or secateurs, a note book and pen. Don’t forget to bring a camera for a record of your work. On longer courses you will gather your own tool box

What should I wear?

Comfortable clothes and shoes. An apron if you desire

Do I need to bring my own flowers?

All flowers, foliage and sundries will be provided by the Academy.

Can I take my flowers home with me?

With pleasure! Please take your flowers home to enjoy.

What do I do if I have to cancel?

Please consult the cancellation section in the terms and conditions.

Will I receive a certificate?

All students completing intensive, classic and fast track courses will receive an Academy certificate.

Can you help with Hotel Accommodation?

We have arranged an exclusive discount for The Covent Garden Academy of Flowers students at the Mercer Street hotel