Balloon School - Professional Industry Training Courses
Certified One Day Balloon School - Basic Level Course
 
This course is the Balloon School Introduction course 
and is taught at balloon School level 1 Classes
Although a higher level of instruction given than required
this course is offered as OCN level 1 if required 
portfolio is completed and assessed successfully
 
The course will run with the following topics covered:
(more then either of the above certifications require, 
both courses are included in the days training)
 
  • Discuss SAFETY FIRST for you and those around you, including risk assessments
  • Discuss gasses used in balloon Decoration
  •  and how to be SAFE with the Gasses used and the Cylinders
  • Discuss & Demonstrate inflation techniques with
  • different sizes of latex balloons and Temperature effects
  • Discuss balloon design elements with foil balloons
Discuss, Demonstrate and Create - 
Various Staggered and layered balloon designs
  • Discuss, Demonstrate & HANDS ON,
  • inflation techniques, sizing balloons, double stuffing, double bubbles, 
  •  Hi floating latex balloons, design elements and balloon accessories, also adding accents with balloon twisting balloons
  • Discuss colour wheel and principles & elements of design basics
  • Discuss & Demonstrate Balloon Releases & Industry Code of Conduct
Create and conduct a small latex balloon release
  • Discuss spiral Garland Chart
  •   garlands & swags, table sculpture & columns
  • Discuss Arch length formulas
  • .... Create single line helium filled balloon archway
  • ..... Create single line Air filled balloon archway
  • Discuss and Demonstrate designs with plastic balloons & bubbles
  • Discuss Marketing, Selling, Advertising, Promotion & Publicity
  • Discuss Customer Service & Public Relations