TMFA Information

Program Overview

Our floral industry is diverse and ever-changing. Customers are educated about product and demand superior service. Evolve your craft now! TSFA connects talented florists with renowned speakers and education experts. Our learning environments better your designs and business! Join your floral peers now, collaborate to pursue advanced certification. Your customers, team, product offerings and business will benefit!

Benfits to Earning your TMFA

*Get fresh perspective on the industry and your shop
*Capitalize on popular and profitable flower segments
*Be re-inspired for management, sales and marketing
*Take advantage of new methods to promote a shop
*Network with peers who understand your challenges

TMFA betters florists' knowledge and design skills

Advanced certification also includes:
*Registration discounts for some education programs
*TMFA pin specially personalized with your name
*Wear the pin in your shop for customers to see
*Special recognition at TSFA award ceremony

TMF Eligibility Requirements

You must have first obtained your Texas Master Florist designation to pursue your TMFA advanced certification. Class costs vary based on materials and designers.

Steps to Becoming a Texas Master Florist Advanced

To attain your prestigious TMFA certification requires an empowering combination of courses, workshops and conventions:

01 Attend courses in 4 of 12 TSFA-approved topics

02 Attend 4 TSFA Convention approved hands-on workshops

03 Earn 1 credit per class

04 You have 4 years to obtain 8 total required credits

The Texas Certified Florist Course Content:

Choose which relevant and compelling subjects best suit you. Approved topics:

*Capitalize on the Sympathy Segment
*Color Trends and Future Forecasting
*Current Design Techniques and Styles
*Interconnected: Fashion and Flowers
*Manage Social Media and Technology
*Merchandising and Store Displays
*Principles for Accurate Bookkeeping
*Product Development + Trend Forecasting
*Quality Home Florals and Interior Design
*Sculptural Art and Floral Arrangements
*Tropical Designs: Delivery from Paradise
*Weddings: Unique, Blissful, Profitable

Watch for upcoming TSFA approved classes on our Classes/Workshops page.
TMFA Brochure

Need to claim some TMFA classes? Click on the correct form below, fill it out, and return it to the TSFA office.
Smarter Selling Credit Form
2014 Convention