Coach Tutor: David Stobbs
Course Dates: 16th, 23rd, 30th March, 13th, 20th and 27th April 2014
Times: 9.30am – 5.30pm each day
Venue: Birkdale School, 4 Oakholme Rd, Sheffield, South Yorkshire S10 3DH (click here for map)
(This course does not include a First Aid or Safeguarding and Protecting Children course. Holding a recent First Aid and Safeguarding and Protecting of Children are requirements of registration on the coach register. Certificates will not be issued until all registration requires have been met. For more information about what you need to become a registered coach please visit the How to Become a Coach page.
Entry Level Requirement. 1 year fencing experience. If you have been teaching Go Fence or Mini-fence and would like to make a transition to metal fencing, please discuss this with the course tutor prior to application.
Please note that candidates under the age of 18 will not be eligible to register as a coach and receive their qualification until they turn 18. Minimum age of candidates on this course is 17 (in the year of their 18th birthday).
Applications. Applicants should send the registration form together with payment for the full course fee payable to British Fencing to Charlie Miller at [email protected] or by post to the National Development Administrator, British Fencing, 1 Baron’s Gate, 33-35 Rothschild Road, London W4 5HT. Applicants may be self-funding, or part or whole funded by their clubs and/or through their County Sports Partnership (Coach Development Officer) and/or through England Fencing (Development Grants). For more information on Funding please visit the Funding for Coaches page.
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