COMMUNITY COACHING

BF’s Coaching Framework recognises the specific needs of fencers in each stage of their fencer’s journey.

This journey usually starts in the Community space, where participants are looking for socially-based experiences, to discover new ways to get active and develop their motivations. The recommended training for coaching in this space is the Core Coach course.

Core Coach is for activity centres, companies and educational institutions that want to engage all participants and make activities accessible. This inclusive and fun fencing programme will diversify your sports offer and ensure you have a broad range of participants.

Fencing is a unique sport that captures the imagination of the whole group.

Core Coach is an equaliser and allows a wide range of abilities to feel included. Watch this short video with teachers’ testimonials.

COURSE OUTCOMES

  • Achieve British Fencing’s Community fencing qualification
  • Develop the skills to deliver introductory taster sessions and fencing-related games
  • Promote physical literacy with an inclusive, accessible programme based on swordplay games and basic fencing technique
  • Gain the competence to deliver the fundamentals of fencing (in foam, plastic or metal) and explore your coaching philosophy

 

ABOUT THE COURSE

  • 1 or 2 days long, depending on candidates’ recognised/accredited prior learning
  • Organised for groups of 4 to 12 candidates
  • Delivered by a qualified BF Coach Developer at a venue sourced by yourself
  • Prices: £445 (1 day)/£675 (2 days) + mileage and other subsistence costs (if any). Equipment is not included.

With this course, you also get:

 

 

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CORE COACH

Core Coach Offer

Does your organisation want to bring fencing to your community? Explore our core coach course, no experience required.

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