If you are starting a new balloon business, or if you already have an established balloon business and want to concentrate in specific areas, Fiona has a wide range of balloon training classes to suit everyone at one of the top European balloon training establishments, from beginners to advanced, you can tailor your balloon training class to suit your specific needs or requirements. Classes can be bespoke and one to one to suit your business needs and timetable.
If you are just starting out in this fun filled business it is recommended you start with the Qualatex Fundamentals, which gives all the necessary knowledge and hands on practice to give you a very good base to work from, after that you can specialise in the areas you want to learn.
– Fiona Fisher CBA – Worldwide Balloon Decor
Level : Beginner
Fundamentals – the balloon course for beginners – provides the grounding that retailers and decorators need before starting a business that includes professional balloon work. This full-day seminar embraces all aspects of the balloon business, including :
– Health and Safety Requirements
– Balloon Inflation
– Bouquet Construction
– Simple Garland Creation
INCLUDES : a comprehensive, full-colour manual that will be a valuable reference guide, including information on float times, basic design principles, pricing and more.
PREREQUISITES : Open to all delegates and typically do not require previous experience in the balloon industry or knowledge of industry terms and techniques.
Some balloon class suggestions:
Wedding balloon decor: Learn lots of balloon techniques and balloon wedding design ideas to be able to decorate a venue for your brides to be, from elegant table centrepieces, arches, hearts, exploding balloons and lots more. There will be advice on promotions and pricing your work.
Corporate balloon decor Learn how to decorate for larger venues and corporate clients, how to make different types of balloon walls, balloon sculptures, balloon garlands and larger balloon decorations. Advice on insurance, method and risk assessments and how to price your large scale work.
Balloon twisting Learn all the basic twists and tricks to be able to make almost anything with modelling balloons! With a lot of practice you could become a balloon entertainer for children’s parties etc and you can add lots of interesting add ons to your decor!
Organic balloon decor This class covers all you need to know to be able to put together successfully this very popular type of balloon decor.
Balloon characters for all occasions Balloon people, balloon animals and famous animated characters and lots more. Learn all the tips and tricks to making these adorable creatures which will get your business talked about.
All classes are full day courses and have lots of hands on practice opportunities.
All of the above are only suggestions to what you can learn, I can put together a bespoke class to suit your needs of your business. Please contact Fiona to talk through your balloon educational needs advice get details on costings etc.
Fiona is also happy to come to your premises to teach you in your own surroundings.
Fiona will be running set balloon classes throughout the year covering all types of balloon decor. Have a look at the calendar for dates of future classes and details. All details on how to book the classes and payment details will be posted on the calendar.