Balloon Course

Balloon Art & Styling Course

Do you have a love affair for balloons? The SA School of Celebrations Balloon Art and Styling Course has been developed just for you. Learn how to create spectacular balloon designs that are works of art that will liven up any event. At The SA School of Celebrations we equip you with professional knowledge and hands on practical experience for you to start your exciting career or hobby in the Balloon Art and Decorating field. 

Modules covered in the course

  • Introduction to Balloon Art
  • Tools Required
  • Balloon Sizing
  • Types of Balloons
  • Important tips and trick
  • Coloums
    • Mechanics 
    • Themeing your balloons
    • Sizing 
    • Transportation 
    • Costing 
    • Weighting the design according to the appliction
  • Backdrops
    • Mechanics
    • Styles
    • Saftety
    • Installations
    • Personalisation
    • Themein your backdrop
    • Balloons
    • Balloons and Florals
    • Costing
  • Balloon Walls
  • Different types of Cenrepieces
    • Adult Celebrations
    • Kiddies Parties
    • Corporate Events
    • Transportation 
  • Balloon Arches 
    • Working with different colours
    • Mechanics
    • Indoor archers
    • Outdoor arches
    • Costing 
    • Saftey
  • Topiaries
    • Different uses
  • Balloon table garlands including the use of florals
  • Double Bubbles
  • Ballon Numbers
  • Ballon Shapes
  • Balloon Frams
  • Link-o-balloon Art
  • Balloon Gifiting and Personalisation
  • Working with helium
  • Suppliers
  • Time Management 
  • Recycling your balloons
  • Business Basics
  • Costing your designs 
  • Marketing yourselves

    PLEASE NOTE!! We dont just demonstrate how to do all the aove elements, students are required to physically to everything so that one gains hands on experience


4 Days 

Part Time Option – Johannesburg 

Starting:  10 April 2021 (Class Dates will be 10, 17, 18 & 24 April 2021)

Times: 9am – 4pm

Full Time Option – Available JHB & Durban

Starting: 26-29 March 2021 (JHB)

Starting: 20-23 May 2020 (Durban)

Days of the week: Thursday to Sunday 

09:00 – 16:00


Skills Program Certificate in Balloon Art & Styling


All printed materials and balloons required for the Course are supplied by The SA School of Weddings.  All machinery and mechanics  remain the property of The SA School of Weddings.