Introduction to Coaching Fencing

The Introduction to Coaching Fencing course was developed for those with fencing experience that wish to start coaching, and also those that have an interest in working in a community setting, providing those first fencing experiences. The course will provide delegates with the skill and knowledge to deliver group sessions developing the basic skills of fencing.

Who should attend?

People from clubs and organisation with a number of years fencing experience, where they are confident with the fencing actions.

Pre-requisites to attend the course

  • 18 + Years old (16 & 17 year olds accepted based on a suitable reference)
  • Experience of fencing (Ideally beyond 12 months)
  • Hold valid British Fencing membership


The course is based on a modular approach with a combination of theoretical and practical content. The course consists of: 2 days (16 hours) plus home study – Approx. 20 hours total

Pre-requisites for certification

  • 18 years of age
  • Evidence of the appropriate First Aid training
  • Evidence of the appropriate Safeguarding and Protecting Children training
  • Disclosure and Barring Service check




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