Adelaide Courses

INTERNATIONAL AWARD WINNING FLORISTRY SCHOOL

South Australia’s INTERNATIONAL AWARD WINNING Floristry training provider.

We specialise in hobby/enthusiast classes, professional development, private tuition, as well as Industry and Advanced Courses which can lead to a career in Floristry or enrich your existing skills. Our lecturers are committed to the best possible learning outcome and detail focused results.

We’re located just a 15 minute drive North of Adelaide on Grand Junction Road, Northfield

​We look forward to welcoming you into our space and sharing our knowledge with you.


ONE-OFF BEGINNER CLASSES EVENING

Do you absolutely love and admire Australian and South African Native blooms? We’re going to gather the best of the best and bring them to you to use.

Over the course of the evening, we’ll lead you through the steps of creating your own beautiful, upright, single sided arrangement of Native blooms in Floral Foam.

We’ll take you through the Principles of Design and how to select the best blooms for your arrangement.

This course is ideal for beginners, or those with little to no floristry experience or an enthusiast wanting to perfect their technique!

Available date: Thursday 14th November 2019
Cost: $175.00 per student. This includes all materials (fresh flowers, sundries and accessories).
Payment: In full to secure your space.
Class Capacity: 10 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Adelaide
Time: This course runs from 6pm-8pm

Working with contrasting colours is a fun and challenging exercise. Add in only using tropical materials and you’ve got a really fun and exciting challenge on your hands.​

Over the course of the evening, we’ll explore how to use contrasting colours, forms and textures to create a modern and truly unique table arrangement in a modern and super chic way.​

This course is ideal for beginners, or those with little to no floristry experience such as flower enthusiasts/lovers. This is also a great follow up to our previous styling class.

Available date: Wednesday 19th February 2020.
​Cost: $175 per student. This includes all materials (fresh flowers, sundries and accessories) and the flowers are yours to keep.
​Payment: In full to secure your space.
​Class Capacity: 10 per class
​Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Adelaide
​Time: This course runs from 6pm-8pm.

Summer time in Australia brings us lots of unique and beautiful gifts from mother nature. Let’s explore the possibilities with an array of stunning summer blooms.​

Over the course of the class, we’ll show you how achieve a beautiful radial table design and how you can take simple steps to re-creating the same design again and again.​

This course is ideal for beginners, or those with little to no floristry experience or an enthusiast wanting to perfect their technique!

Available date: Thursday 20th February 2020
Cost: $175 per student. This includes all materials (fresh flowers, sundries and accessories).
Payment: In full to secure your space.
Class Capacity: 10 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Adelaide
Time: This course runs from 6pm-8pm.

If you’ve wanted to try your hand at Floristry, whether its for shits and giggles with your bestie, bucket list or you may even be thinking of a career change, perhaps this is the class that will loosen you up a little…​

Over the course of the class, we’ll take you through the steps of creating your very own gorgeous compact Victorian Posy whilst sipping Prosecco and nibbling on South Australian savouries.​

This course is ideal for beginners, or those with zero floristry experience or an enthusiast wanting to perfect their technique.​

Available date: Friday 21st February 2020
Cost: $175 per student. This includes all materials (fresh flowers, sundries and accessories) along with Champagne & light nibbles.
Payment: In full to secure your space.​
Class Capacity: 10 per class​
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Adelaide
Time: This course runs from 6pm-8pm

Subconsciously, we often find ourselves attracted to the colours of flowers, over the varieties. Lets challenge ourselves to use traditional flowers in a modern and chic way simply by enhancing our emphasis on colour.

We’ll go through simple steps to make beautiful, unique colour choices and put this into practice by creating a beautiful hand-tied bouquet which you can enhance with your own special decorative touches.​

This course is ideal for beginners, or those with little to no floristry experience such as flower enthusiasts/lovers.

Available date: Wednesday 29th April 2020
Cost: $175 per student. This includes all materials (fresh flowers, sundries and accessories).
Payment: In full to secure your space.
Class Capacity: 10 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Adelaide
Time: This course runs from 6pm-8pm.

Creating a loose, whimsical bridal bouquet can often be quite a task. Flowers moving every direction and nothing stays where you want it to. Well, we’ve got a solution for you to solve this problem once and for all.

We’ll take you through a step by step way to create a gorgeous whimsical bridal bouquet using our secret weapon the ‘egg’… well, maybe not the kind of egg you’re thinking of, but you’ll love it!​

This course is ideal for beginners, or those with little to no floristry experience such as flower enthusiasts/lovers.

Available date: Thursday 30th April 2020
Cost: $175 per student. This includes all materials (fresh flowers, sundries and accessories and the flowers are yours to keep).
Payment: In full to secure your space.
Class Capacity: 10 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Adelaide
Time: This course runs from 6pm-8pm


BEGINNERS INTENSIVE
HALF DAY CLASS

Join us for our beginners Master Class. This class is going to bring out the Florist you always knew was inside waiting to create two beautiful masterpieces!

You’ll learn how to carefully look at and select flowers, foliage & trendy accessories. We’ll build your confidence in arranging gorgeous florals in modern vessels, following seasonal trends.

Item 1 – Design in Floral Foam (inc. Ceramic vessel).
Item 2 – Hand-tied bouquet in Glass Vase.

At the end of each class, you’ll take both of your beautiful designs home with you to show off to your family and friends.

This course is ideal for a complete novice/beginner. You may wish to try your hand at Floristry or you’re perhaps assessing a career change and want to dip your toe in the water. 
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Available dates:
Saturday 22nd February 2020
Saturday 2nd May 2020​

Cost: $275 per student, for the complete course. This includes all materials (fresh flowers, sundries and accessories).
Payment: In full to secure your space.
Class Capacity: 10 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Adelaide
Time: This course runs from 9am – 12pm

INDUSTRY READY
INTENSIVE COURSE

The on-the-job skills, and the products you learn to produce in this course, will be superior to many other formal Floristry qualifications currently available.

Some of the world’s most successful Florists aren’t formally qualified. We offer a contemporary training plan to introduce you to the current Floristry Industry and business marketplace.

We pride ourselves on ensuring our Industry Ready graduates are prepared to enter the workforce with a basic skill set of Commercial Floristry, and a passion to continue learning. You’ll be confident entering the workforce and earning an income, whilst continuing on-the-job training.

We encourage our Industry Ready graduates to enrol in our Advanced Courses to continue their learning.

This course doesn’t require any previous experience and starts at complete beginner level. Any previous experience will only enhance your outcome with us.

This course is ideal for Regional or Interstate Students who would be unable to complete our standard Industry Ready Course, at our Perth Academy

Full Course outline/learning program available below.

Available dates:
Block 1 – Wed 19/02/2020 – Friday 21/02/2020
Block 2 – Wed 29/04/2020 – Friday 01/05/2020
Block 3 – Wed 17/06/2020 – Friday 19/06/2020

Cost: $1,320 per student, per block. This includes all materials (fresh flowers, sundries and accessories).
Payment (per block): $320 non-refundable Deposit and $1,000 paid on first day of training or $1,188 if paid in full at the time of booking (10% discount).
Capacity: 6 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Adelaide
Time: Each class runs from 10am-4pm, each day of the 3 day block.

THESE BLOCKS CAN BE COMPLETED IN ANY ORDER.
YOU DO NOT HAVE TO START WITH BLOCK 1, YOU CAN START WITH ANY BLOCK. WE RECOMMEND COMPLETING ALL 3 BLOCKS FOR MAXIMUM LEARNING.

BUSINESS SUCCESS
FULL DAY

Join us for an exploration of how to begin or improve your Retail Business. The proven success of Matthew Landers in commencing, growing and establishing an iconic Brand, gives you a unique opportunity for 1-2-1 learning with this young maverick.​

You’ll learn the following;
– How to forecast and plan for successful trading
– Marketing and Branding
– Strengthening your position in the market
– The importance of Social media and how to drive sales
– Brand building and the 7 steps to success.
– Longevity in business and how to be accountable​

At the end of the one-day intensive class, you’ll walk away with a clear direction of the steps to success and how to survive in an ever-changing market.​

This course is ideal for anyone wishing to commence or reinvent their existing business. This is not limited to Retail Florists, but a specialised industry (artisan/luxury goods) is preferred.

Available dates:
Sunday 3rd May 2020​

Cost: $440 per student
This includes all printouts/materials and morning & afternoon tea.
Payment: In full to secure your space.
Class Capacity: 6 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Adelaide
Time: 9:30am-3pm
Lecturer: Matthew Landers


ONE-OFF ADVANCED CLASSES

If you’ve looked at a beautiful wired item and think ‘How on earth do I get that to look like that’, this is the class for you to attend!

Over the course of the class, we’ll do a step-by-step of how to look at many different materials, assess how to wire and then the best method of assembly in various ways such as a crowns, corsages, buttonholes etc.

This course is ideal for previous Industry Ready students or an experienced Florist/Floral artist wanting to extend their skill set or refresh techniques.

Available date: Sunday 11th August 2019
Cost: $165 per student. This includes all materials (fresh flowers, sundries and accessories).
Payment: In full to secure your space.
Class Capacity: 8 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Adelaide
Time: This course runs from 2pm-5pm

Weekly Corporate clients can play a key part in the success of your business. But, only if they’re profitable and sustainable. We have to ensure that we’re doing out part in maximising profitability whilst servicing the client to meet their expectations.​

Over the course of the class, we’ll show you how create a typical example of a profitable, weekly corporate design and talk through strategies for engaging new clients and maintaining existing clients.

​This course is ideal for existing Florists with intermediate/advanced skills.

Available date: Saturday 22nd February 2020
Cost: $175 per student. This includes all materials (fresh flowers, sundries and accessories).
Payment: In full to secure your space.
Class Capacity: 8 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Adelaide
Time: This course runs from 1pm-3pm

Need to learn how to make a beautiful, traditional casket spray? Perhaps just brush up on your skills? Or maybe you’re simply using way too much product and it is no longer commercial for you?

Over the course of the class, we’ll show you how achieve a gorgeous design to sit on a casket as a last tribute, for a special life. We’ll also run through how to target new business with Funeral homes and sustain them as clients.

This course is ideal for previous Industry Ready students or an experienced Florist/Floral artist wanting to extend their skill set or refresh techniques.

Available date: Tuesday 28th April 2020
Cost: $175 per student. This includes all materials (fresh flowers, sundries and accessories).
Payment: In full to secure your space.
Class Capacity: 8 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Adelaide
Time: This course runs from 6pm-8:30pm


USEFUL LINKS

Our Academy is open for scheduled class times as listed above.

4/504 Grand Junction Road, Northfield SA 5085

Free parking on-site

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