As a part of 'lifelong learning' updating of skills is an obligatory part of the professional traineeship. Candidates should follow at least 2 modules, more are always possible. You can choose your own modules: trainings, workshops or courses can be followed as a module. You can follow a module of the 'official' providers, listed below. These modules are very specific and mainly aimed at (partially) fulfilling an end term. Another training of your choice is also possible. Most of these modules are in Dutch.

Providers of, among other things, modules for the Professional Traineeship:

  • BNA Academie Branchevereniging Nederlandse Architectenbureaus
  • TU/e Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
  • TU Delft Technische Universiteit Delft
  • BNI Beroepsvereniging Nederlandse Interieurarchitecten
  • BNO Beroepsorganisatie Nederlandse Ontwerpers
  • Bouwlokaal Ondernemen voor ruimtelijke ontwerpers

If you want to verify whether a training event, workshop or course, not provided by one of the above, is also eligible as a module, please contact the Dutch Architects Register Bureau beforehand by email at

Providers of lectures, seminars and other events, often also in English:

  • Arcam Architectuurcentrum Amsterdam organizes lectures
  • Architour Architour organizes talks and tours in various cities
  • Het Nieuwe Instituut organizes lectures, discussions, workshops and other events
  • DSL Dutch School of Landscape Architecture organizes lectures, seminars and other events
  • The Berlage organizes lectures, master classes and other public events

Bureau Architectenregister
Nassauplein 24
2585 EC Den Haag

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