NEW DATE: NABAS Training Day 2022:

Price per Delegate – £75 + VAT (NABAS Member Price £49 + VAT)

Monday 25 April 2022
Best Western Manor Hotel, Meriden, Birmingham
Cost for the day is £75.00 per person plus VAT including lunch
A full day of workshops run by NABAS instructors
🎈Full Outdoor Staging indoors
🎈Masterclass in organics
🎈Teepees, Props and Foliage Walls
🎈Balloon Tunnels
🎈Balloon Twisting
🎈Giant balloons
The masterclass will be held over two 3 hour sessions, all delegates can swap between instructors throughout the day.
Stock sponsored by Gemar, Amscan and Sempertex
If you require any further information do not hesitate to contact the team

NABAS Level 1 Balloon & Business Basics:

Maximum 6 students on a course.

Essential for anyone starting a balloon business – it not only explains all about different balloons, inflation and equipment but also the way to price jobs for profit and market your business to generate customers:

Some of the topics covered include:
– Explanation of different gases and equipment
– Safety and handling
– Principles and Elements of Design
– Marketing and Promotional advice
– Pricing for Profit and Job Costing
– Correct inflation of various types of balloons, sealing and tying, arranging into displays, arches and garlands
– Calculations of helium capacity used in balloons
– The science behind balloons and gases
– Effects of temperature and altitude on balloons
– Manufacturers and wholesalers
– History of NABAS and it’s place in the Balloon Industry
– Codes of Conduct
– Understanding business, overheads, expenses and insurances
– Pricing for profit and job costing
Plus much more including tips and techniques to help you troubleshoot and kick-start your business with confidence.

Also upon completion of the Level 1 course you not only get an industry recognised qualification and certificate, but also 10% off your first year membership to NABAS – The Balloon Association – which includes the most comprehensive liability insurance in the industry, access to a members-only business support, webinars and forms, quarterly trade magazine, access to our closed Facebook group and lots of other benefits – please see

As part of the course you’ll also get me as your point of contact for any questions you may have in the future – I’m always here to support and help you with your journey.

Just £250 per Delegate, maximum 6 delegates

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