Becoming a Texas Master Certified Florist

About the Texas Master Certified Florist Program

The Texas Master Certified Florist program is one of the most complete educational programs in the floral industry. It is divided into three segments — Design Production, Design Management and Master Florist Certification — and is designed to benefit everyone from sales to designers to shop owners. The Texas Master Certified Florist program provides a high level of professional excellence which is recognized throughout the industry. Annual membership with TSFA is required to maintain the TMF designation.

Am I Eligible for the Texas Master Certified Florist Program?

After completion of the TMF Application, a TSFA Education Committee Member will administer the Texas Master Certified Florist qualifying exam. The TMF qualifying exam is given to ensure your goal of becoming a successful Texas Master Certified Florist.

Upon completion of the Texas Master Certified Florist certification, you are eligible to enroll in TSFA's national certification prep course with the objective of testing for the American Institute of Floral Design Certified Floral Designer (CFD®). Please contact the TSFA office at (512) 528-0806 for additional information on the TSFA national certification prep course.

Steps to Becoming a Texas Master Certified Florist

  1. Complete and return the TSFA TMF Application, which is also available by calling the TSFA Office at (512) 528-0806.
  2. Take and Pass the TMCFP qualifying exam.
  3. After passing the TMCFP qualifying exam, you are eligible to register online for seven of the 10 qualifying courses in this certification program.
  4. Register for the three hands-on courses.
  5. Once you have successfully completed all 10 courses, both hands-on and online, you may register for Texas Master Certified Florist final exam.

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For any additional questions about the TMF Certification Program please contact:

Texas State Florists’ Association  I  P.O. Box 859  I  Leander, TX 78646
512.528.0806  I  I

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