Balloon Lighting Technician 101

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Balloon Lighting Technicians are in demand and this class will give you the hands-on training to familiarize yourself with the function and operation of Lighting Balloons. This class will include discussion and hands-on training on: Safe handling of helium tanks, the use of regulators, channeling high pressure gas, and storing high pressure tanks. Helium and the dangers of asphyxiation. Good balloon operator characteristics. Flying smaller to medium size tungsten balloons. Prepping, inflating and testing smaller Tungsten units. Working with smaller to medium size balloons inside. Working with smaller to medium size balloon outside. Deflating, and wrapping smaller to medium size balloons

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    • Lighting
      • Balloon Lighting Technician

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IATSE, Local 728

Studio Electrical Lighting Technicians

1001 W. Magnolia Blvd.

Burbank, CA 91506

(818) 954-0728


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