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Training is one of the major keys to success.  With the right knowledge and information you can build and grow a successful business and by keeping up to date with the latest techniques and designs your business can continue to flourish.  Take a look at our training calender and see what is available in your area.


Upcoming events

    • 04 Aug 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire

    Balloon Basics Training

    Level one

    with Rita Kyriacou CBA

    Sunday 4th August 2019

    Marguerites, Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire.

    Marguerites believe in delivering the most up to date and unbiased training.  Classes are deliberately restricted to small numbers in order to deliver the maximum hands-on experience for the students.

    The Basic level one course gives a comprehensive introduction to the balloon industry which will equip you with the skills and knowledge to get started in the industry.

    Topics covered:

    Decorators kit, Helium gas safety and procedures

    Balloon types and inflation techniques

    Duplets, clusters, balloon arrangements, Pearl Arch, Spira garlands, double Bubble and Confetti Balloons.

    Balloon releases and the environment

    Job costing.

    This is a full day class starting at 9.00am and finishing at approximately 4.30pm

    Lunch and refreshments are included 

    Price: £200 for the day

    For more information or to book please contact:

    Rita either by telephone 01279 639508 or 07973 788006 or by e-mail ritakyriacou@btinternet.com

    • 18 Aug 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire

    Balloon Basics Training

    Level one

    with Rita Kyriacou CBA

    Sunday 18th August 2019

    Marguerites, Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire.

    Marguerites believe in delivering the most up to date and unbiased training.  Classes are deliberately restricted to small numbers in order to deliver the maximum hands-on experience for the students.

    The Basic level one course gives a comprehensive introduction to the balloon industry which will equip you with the skills and knowledge to get started in the industry.

    Topics covered:

    Decorators kit, Helium gas safety and procedures

    Balloon types and inflation techniques

    Duplets, clusters, balloon arrangements, Pearl Arch, Spira garlands, double Bubble and Confetti Balloons.

    Balloon releases and the environment

    Job costing.

    This is a full day class starting at 9.00am and finishing at approximately 4.30pm

    Lunch and refreshments are included 

    Price: £200 for the day

    For more information or to book please contact:

    Rita either by telephone 01279 639508 or 07973 788006 or by e-mail ritakyriacou@btinternet.com

    • 21 Aug 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire

    Balloon Basics Training

    Level Two

    with Rita Kyriacou CBA

    Wednesday 21st August 2019

    Marguerites, Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire.

    Marguerites believe in delivering the most up to date and unbiased training.  Classes are deliberately restricted to small numbers in order to deliver the maximum hands-on experience for the students.

    The object of the Basic level two course is to take the students who have completed the basics course and put those skills into advanced techniques.  It has been designed to give the students the fundamentals of more advanced balloon work, which is very much hands-on.

    Topics covered:

    Cloud nine, Square Pack Wall, Topiary Design, Frame Heart, Fantasy Flowers, Double Bubble Arch, Designs with Quick Link Balloons, Decor and Aqua Balloons.

    This is a full day class starting at 9.00am and finishing at approximately 4.30pm

    Lunch and refreshments are included 

    Price: £200 for the day

    For more information or to book please contact:

    Rita either by telephone 01279 639508 or 07973 788006 or by e-mail ritakyriacou@btinternet.com

    • 17 Sep 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Walsall

    Balloon Fundamentals

    with Lucy Hennessey cba

    17th September 2019

    Greetings House, Bescot Crescent, Walsall, WS1 4NN

    This 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 and simple garland creation.

    It also includes a comprehensive , full colour manual that will be a valuable reference 

    guide on float times, pricing, basic design principles 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.


    Cost £85.00 plus vat


    For more information or to book call 01922 649500





    • 01 Oct 2019

    Care & Share Days

    Twistin Twins World Tour

    Airdire

    Tuesday 1st October 2019

    David Crofts and Graham Lee will be running 4 workshops during the day.
    David Crofts as seen on TV will be going over his Streamline Dinosaur template technique, dos trust to paw patrol designs and his weaving/twisting techniques. Graham will be show casing some of his latest designs.

    There is a goodie bag for the first 10 people to book.

    Please bring with you a selection of 260 balloons, a bin liner, camera, pump and a cream cake or two. Tea and Biscuits will be provided.

    VENUE DETAILS. St Margaret’s Church Hall, 96 Hall Craig Street, Airdrie, ML6 6AW

    Price £20.00

    To book and for more information click here


    • 03 Oct 2019
    • Birmingham

    Care & Share Days

    Twistin Twins World Tour

    Birmingham

    Thursday 3rd October 2019

    David Crofts and Graham Lee will be running 4 workshops during the day.
    David Crofts as seen on TV will be going over his Streamline Dinosaur template technique, dos trust to paw patrol designs and his weaving/twisting techniques. Graham will be show casing some of his latest designs.

    There is a goodie bag for the first 10 people to book.

    Please bring with you a selection of 260 balloons, a bin liner, camera, pump and a cream cake or two. Tea and Biscuits will be provided.

    VENUE DETAILS. St Margaret’s Church Hall, 96 Hall Craig Street, Airdrie, ML6 6AW

    Price £20.00

    To book and for more information click here


    • 22 Oct 2019
    • 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Walsall

    Balloon Fundamentals

    with Lucy Hennessey cba

    22nd October 2019

    Greetings House, Bescot Crescent, Walsall, WS1 4NN

    This 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 and simple garland creation.

    It also includes a comprehensive , full colour manual that will be a valuable reference 

    guide on float times, pricing, basic design principles 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.


    Cost £85.00 plus vat


    For more information or to book call 01922 649500





    • 19 Nov 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    • Birmingham

    Care & Share Days

    Pip Pippity Pop

    Tuesday 19th November 2019

    Benjamins Banqueting Suites, Halesowen, B63 3HN

    Pip all the way from New Zealand will be explaining some of her favourite designs.

    The day will run on the 19th Nov from 10 till 6 with four workshops through the day.

    Please bring with you a selection of 260 balloons, a bin liner, camera, pump and a cream cake or two. Tea and Biscuits will be provided.

    VENUE DETAILS. Benjamin’s Banqueting Suites, Birmingham Street, Halesowen, B63 3HN DAY ONE OF A TWO DAY EVENT!

    Both days will be different

    Price £49.00

    To book or for more information click here


    • 20 Nov 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    • Birmingham

    Care & Share Days

    Pip Pippity Pop

    Wednesday 20th November 2019

    Benjamins Banqueting Suites, Halesowen, B63 3HN

    Pip will be explaining more of her favourite designs.

    The day will run on the 20th Nov from 10 till 6 with four workshops through the day.

    Please bring with you a selection of 260 balloons, a bin liner, camera, pump and a cream cake or two. Tea and Biscuits will be provided.

    VENUE DETAILS. Benjamin’s Banqueting Suites, Birmingham Street, Halesowen, B63 3HN DAY ONE OF A TWO DAY EVENT!

    Both days will be different

    Price £49.00

    To book or for more information click here


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