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Boerma Instituut International Floral Design school offers
floral design courses and workshops for professionals & hobbyists


30 Jan 2019 10:00 - 15:45 / 18 Apr 2019 10:00 - 15:45 / 27 Jun 2019 10:00 - 15:45 / 27 Aug 2019 10:00 - 15:45 / 11 Nov 2019 10:00 - 15:45 /
11 Feb 2019 19:15 - 22:00 /
14 Feb 2019 13:00 - 15:45 /

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Level 1

Boerma Instituut offers a wide range of courses and themed workshops "Dutch Floral Design" at different levels for professionals as well as for hobbyists. The level of each course and workshop is mentioned on the course pages, or you can select your own level in the menu to see the available courses.
Level 1 are courses aimed for everyone who loves flowers and floral design, no experience or prior education is necessary. Our Dutch Floral Design course is a professional course at level 1, the best start for your career as florist or floral designer.

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Level 2

Our level 2 courses are aimed for florists and floral designers who succesfully completed our Dutch Floral Design course (or a similar course at the same level) and want to deepen and extend their knowledge and skills.

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Level 3

Our level 3 courses are aimed for experienced professional florists and floral designers who want to reach the highest level in Dutch Floral Design. Our Master in Dutch Floral Design course is well known and has provided already many international Masters.

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19 Jan 2019, 15:22

Our professional course is coming to North America late 2019, early 2020!

16 Jan 2019, 15:40

From February 24th until March 4th Jacqueline and Mike Boerma will be in Philadelphia.

16 Jan 2019, 11:29

Download nu de handige brochure voor 2019!

What our students say about us

"On each occasion when I visit the school, I meet motivated teachers and helpful hands." - Hugo Nimmegeers
"Dear Boerma family and all the nice people who help, you make this institute so special. I learned so much about flower arranging but maybe as important as that, I learned a lot about my self." - Sophie Ioannou, Cyprus
"A very innovative school with an eye on the commercial aspect of the floral design. The good reputation is deserved." - Thomas Spiess
Very informative, good guidance and atmosphere in the group. We learned a lot about the floral work at funerals, but also got information about different funeral ceremonies." - student funeral work (nov.2015)
"The Boerma Instituut is THE place to inject all things floral into your DNA!" - Angela Gossington-Hurd
"Boerma School is the place where it all started for me: It opened my eyes and I saw flowers and floristry in the most unique way." - Oana Cristina Penciu
"Incredible experience there, master design program, a must." - Kathryn Kae Nilsson

Since 1980, Boerma Instituut has welcomed thousands of international Dutch Floral Design students

Boerma Instituut is the only international floral design school in the Netherlands, offering already for 35 years Dutch Floral Design courses to non-Dutch professionals and hobbyists. Since the establishment of the school in 1980, thousands of international students got their Dutch Floral Design education at Boerma Instituut.
The teachers of Boerma also travel to other countries like the Czech Republic and Brazil to provide full professional courses Dutch Floral Design. The floral designers of the team of Boerma give demonstrations all over the world.

Boerma Instituut is an officially recognized private school in the Netherlands, affiliated with NRTO and registered at CRKBO.

Boerma Instituut is affiliated with NRTO, the branche organization of private schools and training institutes in the Netherlands. We fully comply with the NRTO's code of conduct that has been developed in cooperation with the Dutch Consumer Organization.

We are also registered at the CRKBO which means that we fulfill the requirements of the EU quality code for organizations for vocational education. .

In short, Boerma Instituut assures her students of reliable and high-quality courses in Dutch Floral Design.

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