This course in creative craft incorporates balloon design and decor. You will build a sound foundation of knowledge and competence in the skills and techniques of traditional and contemporary balloon artistry.
You will be required to complete practical assessments to demonstrate the skills you have learnt and will build a portfolio of evidence.
You will learn
- Basic balloon techniques
- About product information
- Innovative design techniques
- Traditional and contemporary designs
- Commercial costing for profit
Award in Creative Craft – NCFE
An explored interest in balloon artistry and art and design.
Successful completion of this course will enable you to progress to a Level 3 course in balloon artistry, as well as specialist advanced workshops.
This course is part-funded by the ESFA (Education and Skills Funding Agency) or Greater London Authority (GLA) for those that are eligible.
If you are aged 16, 17 or 18 at the start of the course, your tuition, exams and materials fees will be paid for you in full as long as you meet some basic criteria for UK residence (more information can be found on our Fees and Funding page).
If you are aged 19 or over on the day your course starts, you may be entitled to help with tuition fees subject to criteria. If you receive employment benefits, have a low income, or are studying towards your first substantial qualification, you may be entitled to free tuition. You may need to pay a materials fee if applicable to your course. Find further information about help with tuition fees on our Fees and Funding page.
For some of our courses, we offer a discount for current students. If this is the case, you will see the reduced fee when you select your chosen course campus and start date. To qualify for this discount, you must already be studying another course at Capel Manor College, and be adding this course to your existing programme.
Please note that fees for September 2023 have not yet been finalised, and are subject to a small increase. Applicants will be notified of final course fees before enrolling.