Welcome to the Balloon Training Academy!
We house a team of professional instructors with full degree teacher status who offer Industry Certified Courses in the UK and beyond…

Our success is based on our award winning tutors who are all fully trained in their fields, be it balloon artists, photographers, visual merchandisers, floral artists or face painters, they are all fully qualified and industry approved instructors. We pride ourselves on delivering the highest levels of training for all students and have taught for City & Guilds, BTEC, UAL, NABAS  (National Balloon Association), BAPIA  (Balloon and Party Industry Alliance), Qualatex, Amscan and others… We are fully insured venue artists.

Easy to follow classes for all ages & abilities

Our fully certified training courses offer easy to understand step by step lessons that make designs simple to create and give you the best possible learning experience, taught either 1-2-1 or in small groups.
Our website shows you some of the amazing creations that students attending our training courses have created. Students come from all walks of life, Some are looking for a new career or business path, others a part time business opportunity or hobby,  but all students leave our training classes excited and full of energy for more! Let us help you to build your new business venture so you can start to earn whilst having fun!
Our classes offer a hands on learning environment and build confidence in using specialist equipment, Health and safety guidelines and practical designs are always taught.
Within our Balloon Courses we teach designs such as balloon bouquets, balloon garlands, arches, balloon columns and deliveries, or why not join in with one of our Balloon Sculpture classes where we teach you to create designs such as Mickey & Minnie Mouse, Peppa Pig, Farm & Zoo Animals, Palm Trees, Butterflies, Flowers and more…
If you’re already in business or have completed a balloon decoration beginners course then studying one of our Certified Advanced Training Courses will be right for you. This advanced  training course offers a wider selection of balloon creations and allows you to create a fantastic array of designs. Lessons are again hands on and include a selection of top sell-able balloon decorations including Heart Frame Work, Small Sculpture, Themed Columns, Foil Arch, Balloon walls, Floating clouds and more.

 Professional Skills form strong business links

There is no point learning to create amazing designs or take amazing photographs if you have no idea how to market yourself, price your designs or promote your talents to others.. All our Certified training classes include pricing formulas in order to make your business profitable and ideas are shared on the best marketing techniques for you and your new venture or ways to promote your new hobby. We offer you the opportunity to learn new and exciting marketing & business skills, gain valuable promotional ideas, open accounts with UK wholesalers, and suppliers, gain access to quality  business mentoring and continual guidance from your course tutor.
The Balloon Training Academy has strong links with others, You will be given information on where to buy stock or equipment, wholesalers, gas suppliers, industry related businesses, Forums, and on the benefits of joining an association such as  BAPIA – The Balloon and Party Industry Alliance or NABAS – The National Association of Balloon Artists and Suppliers, Photographers Guild and more… Check out our latest course dates here.
Contact our Training Team today to arrange the course that’s right for you!
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