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

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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World Balloon Convention 2022

 | Orlando, FL, USA

The World Balloon Convention (WBC) is specifically designed for business-minded balloon decorators, twisters/entertainers, and party store retailers, as well as ambitious newcomers wanting to explore a rewarding and profitable career in the balloon industry.


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

The World of Balloons: South Africa

In our next trip around the world, we stop in South Africa (and neighboring Eswatini) to learn what unique challenges balloon businesses face and what cultural differences they celebrate.

Business Booster: Prepare For Weddings Galore In 2021!

Millions of weddings take place every year, but analysts are predicting 2021 will be the busiest ever year for the wedding industry. Planned 2021 weddings are combining with postponed 2020 weddings to create a bumper wedding calendar, all through the year!

The World of Balloons: Brazil

For our next stop on our journey around the world, we’re visiting Brazil to learn what unique challenges balloon businesses face and what cultural differences they celebrate.

Introducing a New Article Series!

We are excited to introduce a new article series titled “The World of Balloons,” where we will share individual customer stories from countries around the world!