The more you know, the more you grow. Expand your business with ongoing education classes, the QBN program, and the CBA designation.


Learn more about the classes being offered at World Balloon Convention 2018 in San Diego, CA, USA.

Qualatex Balloon Network

The QBN has been advancing balloon professionals worldwide since 1993. Unlock the tools and support you need to grow your business by becoming a member.

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Certified Balloon Artist

Earn your CBA designation – the only certification program in the industry – and join a worldwide community with those who hold this exclusive title.

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Balloon Basics

Explore inflation tips, sizing tools, and foundational skills that can save you time and money.

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CBA Exam - World Balloon Convention

 | San Diego, CA, USA

You could become a CBA at WBC! Register to take the CBA Practical Exam with other examinees from all over the world.


I try to attend as many Qualatex-sponsored events as possible. They’re inspirational and motivational, and all the trainers are top-class. You are never too old to learn.

Matt Lewis, CBA, Matthew Lewis Displays, United Kingdom

4 Tips For Wedding Business Bliss

Many balloon decorators might feel that wedding decor accounts are out of their reach. The average bride-to-be probably doesn’t consider balloons when she’s planning the decor for her wedding. So what do you do to earn their business and show them that balloon decor can be a viable option for their wedding and reception? We asked decorators on Facebook to share their tips for wedding business bliss.

4 tips to improve productivity in your daily routines

When you own your own business, your time is precious. The more time you spend on a job, the less you have for the next one. This can add up to lost revenue or even lost jobs. We asked balloon artists on Facebook to give us their best time-saving tips to help you become more efficient and profitable!

"Balloon Magic – The Magazine"

Looking for a great source of balloon twisting instructions, business advice, feature articles, and more? We have the magazine for you!

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"Balloon Images"

Are you a balloon professional? Become a QBN member to receive Balloon Images! It’s full of articles, instructions, and ideas to help grow your balloon business.

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Expand your knowledge with the Qualatex Scholarship program. Designed to develop high-potential balloon professionals, the Scholarship program accepts applications year-round.

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