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Training Calendar

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

    • 03 Jul 2015
    • 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
    • Essex

    Qualatex Fundamentals with Lucy Hennessey cba

     

    This course 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 & safety requirements, balloon inflation, bouquet construction and simple garland creation.  It includes a comprehensive, full colour manual that will be an invaluable reference guide on float times, pricing, basic design principles and more.

    The cost is £95 plus VAT per delegate. price includes valuable, full colour resource manual

    For further information and to book go to The Qualatex website

     

    • 09 Jul 2015
    • 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Amscan, Milton Keynes, Bucks.

    Amscan Decorator Level 2 Intermediate/Advanced

    with Paul Kenyon

    Following on from our level 1, bring your basic skills and try them out on the advanced level balloon decorating course. Learn skills to reduce time on our electronic automatic sizing equipment, to increase precision and perfection in building latex balloon garlands and columns. Learn how to create themed walkways, and entrance arches and much more! Discover the art of “deco twisting” by incorporating our 260A premium Modelling Balloons into your designs. Learn More to Earn More! (Prior completion of a Level 1 course is essential.)

    Each course will begin at 9:30am and finish at 4pm and includes the following for the cost of only £120 per person:

    -        Guidance by highly experienced professionals in the industry

    -        All product supplied to build the decorations taught

    -        £50 worth of Amscan Decorator product to order online

    -        Amscan Decorator account set up & website overview

    -        Lunch & refreshments provided

    -        An informative manual to take home

     

    For further information and to check availability please call 01908 288508 or email sales@amscan-uk.co.uk
    • 23 Jul 2015
    • 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Amscan, Milton Keynes, Bucks.

    Amscan Decorator - Love & cherish Wedding Workshop

    with Paul Kenyon

    Following on from our advanced level 2 balloon decorating course, this course helps you to increase your business portfolio in the lucrative wedding market. Learn how to inflate, create and celebrate Engagement, Wedding and Anniversary parties with curvaceous sculptures incorporating our new 24” round latex balloons. Dazzle your customers with our Ultra shape Orbz, Cubez and Diamondz foil balloon designs. Create event room décor for your Brides and Grooms with romantic air filled heart frame sculptures, table displays and floating clouds to love and cherish forever. (Prior completion of a Level 1 course is essential and completion of a Level 2 course is preferable.)

    Each course will begin at 9:30am and finish at 4pm and includes the following for the cost of only £120 per person:

    -        Guidance by highly experienced professionals in the industry

    -        All product supplied to build the decorations taught

    -        £50 worth of Amscan Decorator product to order online

    -        Amscan Decorator account set up & website overview

    -        Lunch & refreshments provided

    -        An informative manual to take home

    For further information and to check availability please call 01908 288508 or email sales@amscan-uk.co.uk


    • 28 Jul 2015
    • Abbey Cards, Hayes (Nr Heathrow)

    Qualatex Retail Essentials

    With Tope Abulude CBA

    The Retail Essentials course is a fantastic first stage for retailers who want to grow their balloon sales by offering co-ordinated balloon bouquets and deliveries.
    Participants will learn how to create perfect bouquets, simple balloon characters as well as price and promote designs.
    Price includes FREE bouquet portfolio (one per company).
    Please note this course is not suitable for beginners.

    For more information and to book Click here 

    • 06 Aug 2015
    • 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Amscan, Milton Keynes, Bucks.

    Amscan Decorator Modelling Balloon Sculptures

    with Roger Daws

    260A Modelling Balloon Sculptures to Enhance your Décor Portfolio

    This course will expand your ability with 260A balloons enabling you to provide your customers with a more varied range of décor. It includes: Making Caricatures (Bride and Groom, Princesses, Superheroes etc.), more complex balloon animals and many suggestions and ideas for incorporating these into your balloon décor proposals.

    Each course will begin at 9:30am and finish at 4pm and includes the following for the cost of only £120 per person:

    -        Guidance by highly experienced professionals in the industry

    -        All product supplied to build the decorations taught

    -        £50 worth of Amscan Decorator product to order online

    -        Amscan Decorator account set up & website overview

    -        Lunch & refreshments provided

    -        An informative manual to take home

    For further information and to check availability please call 01908 288508 or email sales@amscan-uk.co.uk


    • 20 Aug 2015
    • 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Amscan, Milton Keynes, Bucks.

    Amscan Decorator - The Complete Party Solution

    with Jen Wilson

    The complete Party solution

    An exciting new decorating course with a difference! Learn to create some stunning displays using a clever combination of party products with foil and latex balloons.

    Each course will begin at 9:30am and finish at 4pm and includes the following for the cost of only £120 per person:

    -        Guidance by highly experienced professionals in the industry

    -        All product supplied to build the decorations taught

    -        £50 worth of Amscan Decorator product to order online

    -        Amscan Decorator account set up & website overview

    -        Lunch & refreshments provided

    -        An informative manual to take home

    For further information and to check availability please call 01908 288508 or email sales@amscan-uk.co.uk


    • 10 Sep 2015
    • 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Amscan, Milton Keynes, Bucks.

    Amscan Decorator Stunning Decor for Corporate Events

    with Anita Gutteridge-Ackland

    With the recession behind us, the corporate world is back in business looking for effective and creative ideas for product launches, kick offs and social parties.  Corporates are a fantastic source for big income and this course will teach you how to find this type of work and build relationships with all types of business to business.  Don't underestimate how this B2B course can expand your balloon customers and put you firmly on the track to a successful business. 

    Each course will begin at 9:30am and finish at 4pm and includes the following for the cost of only £120 per person:

    -        Guidance by highly experienced professionals in the industry

    -        All product supplied to build the decorations taught

    -        £50 worth of Amscan Decorator product to order online

    -        Amscan Decorator account set up & website overview

    -        Lunch & refreshments provided

    -        An informative manual to take home

    For further information and to check availability please call 01908 288508 or email sales@amscan-uk.co.uk


    • 17 Sep 2015
    • Greetings House, Walsall

    Décor Day - with Lucy Hennessy CBA 

    This fully hands on course will cover décor that is suitable for all special occasions including birthdays, proms, weddings, Halloween, Xmas, christenings, and corporate events.  Designs will incorporate latex, foils and Quick Links.

     Décor to be covered – balloon walls, dance floor canopy, columns, themed designs and custom centrepieces.  The silhouette cameo will also be demonstrated allowing you to personalise foils for any occasion, setting you apart from the competition.

     This course IS NOT suitable for beginners , so only those who have completed a Fundamentals course will be allowed to attend.

     Please bring a camera, notes will be provided!

    After the course you will be sent a certificate confirming your completion of the course.

    10%  Discount if your place is booked before August 1St

    Please contact  01922 64666 to book

    • 18 Sep 2015
    • 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
    • Essex

    Halloween Theme - with Lucy Hennessy  

    The cost is £95 plus VAT per person.  The day will run from 09.30 - 3.30pm with lunch provided.

    For more information, and to book your place, please call Natalie on 01268 411 712 or email natalie@upupandaway.co.uk 

     

    • 24 Sep 2015
    • 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Amscan, Milton Keynes, Bucks

    Amscan Decorator Designs with Foils

    with Chris Horne 

     

    Anagram foil balloons come in a dazzling array of shapes, sizes and colours, but they're rarely used as the major component when decorating. This course aims to demonstrate how the use of foil balloons, in particular the incredible range of decorator curves and crescents, and the new deco panels, 6 point stars and UltraShapes, can revolutionise your decorations - yet still remain affordable.

    Each course will begin at 9:30am and finish at 4pm and includes the following for the cost of only £120 per person:

    -        Guidance by highly experienced professionals in the industry

    -        All product supplied to build the decorations taught

    -        £50 worth of Amscan Decorator product to order online

    -        Amscan Decorator account set up & website overview

    -        Lunch & refreshments provided

    -        An informative manual to take home

    For further information and to check availability please call 01908 288508 or email sales@amscan-uk.co.uk

    • 07 Oct 2015
    • 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Amscan, Milton Keynes, Bucks

    Amscan Decorator Training Seasonal Special: Halloween

    with Anita Gutteridge-Ackland 

     

    Treat yourself this Halloween spooky season to a bumper filled bank balance.  Our Halloween Decorating course covers not only retail ideas, but loads of creative suggestions on scary air fill designs for kid’s parties, pubs and clubs. Build your skills, using balloons, disposable stands and everyday items we shall guide you on how to find and make the most from the profitable jobs that we all seek…

    Each course will begin at 9:30am and finish at 4pm and includes the following for the cost of only £120 per person:

    -        Guidance by highly experienced professionals in the industry

    -        All product supplied to build the decorations taught

    -        £50 worth of Amscan Decorator product to order online

    -        Amscan Decorator account set up & website overview

    -        Lunch & refreshments provided

    -        An informative manual to take home

    For further information and to check availability please call 01908 288508 or email sales@amscan-uk.co.uk

     

    • 14 Oct 2015
    • 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Amscan, Milton Keynes. Bucks.

    Amscan Decorator - Seasonal Special: Christmas & New Year

    with Chris Horne 

    A host of festive treats are in store with this Christmas and New Year Special class. Décor and Delivery all feature, and all using the fabulous range of Anagram foil and latex balloons to create designs that will wow your clients.

    Each course will begin at 9:30am and finish at 4pm and includes the following for the cost of only £120 per person:

    -        Guidance by highly experienced professionals in the industry

    -        All product supplied to build the decorations taught

    -        £50 worth of Amscan Decorator product to order online

    -        Amscan Decorator account set up & website overview

    -        Lunch & refreshments provided

    -        An informative manual to take home

    For further information and to check availability please call 01908 288508 or email sales@amscan-uk.co.uk

    • 18 Nov 2015
    • 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Amscan, Milton Keynes, Bucks.

    Amscan Decorator Seasonal Special: Valentine

    with Chris Horne 

    Love is definitely in the air for Valentine’s day – join us for an extravaganza of designs sure to get everyone’s pulses racing!

    Each course will begin at 9:30am and finish at 4pm and includes the following for the cost of only £120 per person:

    -        Guidance by highly experienced professionals in the industry

    -        All product supplied to build the decorations taught

    -        £50 worth of Amscan Decorator product to order online

    -        Amscan Decorator account set up & website overview

    -        Lunch & refreshments provided

    -        An informative manual to take home

    For further information and to check availability please call 01908 288508 or email sales@amscan-uk.co.uk

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