Adelaide Courses

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

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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: Tuesday 4th August 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: 8 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Adelaide
Time: This course runs from 6pm-8pm

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Ever tried to arrange flowers into a vase with disastrous results? Let us teach you, it may be easier than you think.

Over the course of the evening, we’ll take you through the selection process of the correct materials and the steps required to arrange stems directly into a vase.

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: Monday 24th August 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-8pm.

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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: Monday 7th September 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: 8 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Adelaide
Time: This course runs from 6pm-8pm

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​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: Monday 21st September 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: 8 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Adelaide
Time: This course runs from 6pm-8pm

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Always wanted to add something special to the table for a dinner party? Perhaps you’re thinking of embarking on the challenge of the flowers for an upcoming wedding or event?

Over the course of the evening, we’ll show you how achieve a garden inspired vase arrangement that will impress all of your family and friends.

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

Available date: Monday 7th September 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: 8 per class
​Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Adelaide
​Time: This course runs from 6pm-8pm.

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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: Monday 16th November 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-8pm.

BEGINNERS CLASS
HALF DAY

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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.

Available dates:
– Saturday 8th August 2020
– Saturday 21st November 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: 8 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Adelaide
Time: This course runs from 9am – 12pm

INDUSTRY READY
INTENSIVE

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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, across its normal time frame.

Full Course outline/learning program available below.

Available dates:
Block 2 – Wed 05/08/2020 – Fri 07/08/2020
Block 3 – Wed 18/11/2020 – Fri 20/11/2020
Block 1 – Wed 17/02/2021 – Fri 19/02/2021

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.

INDUSTRY READY
COURSE

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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.

Our Alumni students have achieved great success in gaining work within the industry and also in their start-up businesses.​

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

Full Course outline/learning program available below.

February 2021 INTAKE
Tuesday 02/02/2021-29/06/2021

Cost: $3,500 per student, for the complete course. This includes all materials (fresh flowers, sundries etc).
*except Excursion, required to purchase own materials.*
Payment: $1,000 Deposit and $250 paid each fortnight throughout the course, $3,500 if paid upfront
Capacity: 8 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Perth
Time: 11am-2pm
**this course may involve Saturday classes. Please check course outline above for full schedule of dates/times.
Lecturer: All lecturers on rotation.

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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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