Perth Courses

INTERNATIONAL AWARD WINNING FLORISTRY SCHOOL

Western Australia’s Largest 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 improve your existing skills.


ONE-OFF BEGINNER CLASSES EVENING

Garden style table arrangements are so beautiful to admire, but can be a challenge to get everything to still look natural and not too stylised. We know all the tricks to keeping everything conformed, yet wild and free.​

We’ll explore the importance of the 5 elements “Colour, Line, Space, Texture & Form” and how these are fundamental to success, especially in a design like this.​

This course is ideal for complete beginners or an enthusiast who has completed classes with us previously.

Available date: Tuesday 25th February 2020
Cost: $175 per student. This includes all materials (fresh flowers, sundries and accessories).
Payment: In full to secure your space.
Class Capacity: 14 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Perth
Time: 6pm-8pm

It’s time to try something new! We’re going to explore vast contrasts of decorative elements such as fabrics and ribbons and how we can combine this with beautiful botanical elements in a hand-tied bouquet.​

You’ll create your very own beautiful frame to adorn your hand-tied bouquet, with the focus being on colour, texture and form. Used widely throughout Europe regularly, bouquet frames aren’t something you see in Australia every day, so this is a special class for you to complete.​

This course is ideal for complete beginners or an enthusiast who has completed classes with us previously.

Available date: Wednesday 11th March 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: 14 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Perth
Time: 6pm-8pm

Floristry and Floral Art are quite different from one another. It’s important to understand the differences between the two.

Create your very own “Floral Art” Masterpiece under the guidance of RHS Chelsea Flower Show Medallist (Floral Art), Matthew Landers.

This course is ideal for beginners, or those with little to no floristry/floral art experience.

Available date: Thursday 19th March 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: 12 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Perth
Time: 6pm-8pm
Lecturer: Matthew Landers

​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: Wednesday 1st April 2020
Cost: $175 per student. This includes all materials (fresh flowers, sundries and accessories).
Payment: In full to secure your space.
Class Capacity: 14 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Perth
Time: 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: 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: 14 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Perth
Time: 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: Tuesday 19th May 2020
Cost: $175 per student. This includes all materials (fresh flowers, sundries and accessories).
Payment: In full to secure your space.
Class Capacity: 14 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Perth
Time: 6pm-8pm


ONE-OFF BEGINNER CLASSES DAY TIME

If you’ve wanted to try your hand at Floristry, whether it’s for shits and giggles or perhaps a toe in the water thinking of a career change, this is the night to do it.​

Over the course of the afternoon, we’ll take you through the steps of creating your gorgeous compact Victorian Posy whilst sipping French Champagne!​

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

Available date: Tuesday 25th 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: 14 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Perth
Time: 1pm-3pm

​​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 1st 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: 14 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Perth
Time: 10am-12pm

​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: Wednesday 13th May 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: 14 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Perth
Time: 10am-12pm


BEGINNERS CLASS
FULL DAY

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 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: 20 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Perth
Time: 9am-12pm on the specified date.

5 WEEK BEGINNERS
SHORT COURSE

Join us for a 5 classes, over 5 weeks for an ‘Introduction to Floristry’. An exciting way to learn to fundamentals of Floral Design.

Build your confidence as we inspire you with creative and modern techniques – giving you more knowledge to create designs and decorate your home in the future.

We’ll share 5 completely different techniques that an Florist would come across in a working week.

Week 1 – Design in Floral Foam (inc. Ceramic vessel).
Week 2 – Hand-tied bouquet in Glass Vase
Week 3 – Fully wired flower crown
Week 4 – Luxury gift box presentation
Week 5 – Table Design in Floral Foam (reusable vessel).

At the end of each class, you’ll take your beautiful design 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 perhaps assessing a career change and want to dip your toe in the water. 
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Available dates
Tuesday 10/03/2020-07/04/2020

Cost: $750 per student, for the complete course. This includes all materials (fresh flowers, sundries and accessories).
Payment: $250 non-refundable Deposit and $100 paid each week throughout the course or $675 if paid in full at the time of booking (includes a 10% discount).
Capacity: 16 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Perth
Time: The course runs from 6:30pm – 8:30pm each evening (on the designated day), across the 5 week period.

ADVANCED CORPORATE DESIGN

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 our 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: Thursday 11th June 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: 14 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Perth
Time: 6pm-8pm


INDUSTRY READY
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.

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 2020 INTAKE
Monday 03/02/2020-29/06/2020 (Day)
Monday 03/02/2020-22/06/2020 (Evening)

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: 14 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Perth
Time: Day classes 11am-2pm. Evening classes 6pm-9pm.
**this course may involve Saturday classes. Please check course outline above for full schedule of dates/times.
Lecturer: All lecturers on rotation.

INDUSTRY READY
INTENSIVE

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 1 – Wednesday 26/02/2020 – Friday 28/02/2020
Block 2 – Wednesday 27/05/2020 – Friday 29/05/2020
Block 3 – 2020 dates released soon

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 – Perth
Time: Each class runs from 10am-4pm, each day of the 3 day block.
Lecturer: All lecturers on rotation

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.

ADVANCED LARGE
SCALE EVENTS

This course is specifically designed for Industry Ready Graduates looking to further their training, or an existing Florist looking to update their skills.

We are going to focus solely on ‘The big sh*t’. The things that we make and people say “Oh wow, I wonder how they did that”.

Available dates:
Wednesday 13th – Friday 15th May 2020

Cost: $775 per student, for the complete course. This includes all materials (fresh flowers, sundries and accessories) for the group activities.
Payment: $275 non-refundable Deposit and $500 paid on first day of training or $697.50 if paid in full at the time of booking (10% discount).
Capacity: 10 per class
Location: Matthew Landers Academy – Perth
Time: Each class runs from 6pm-9pm, each day of the 3 day block.


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