22/07/2022- Club Official


Find the next welfare courses you need to update your status on Workforce Registers.  

Welfare courses

For registered Welfare Officers and anyone who wants to learn more about making fencing a safer environment for children and vulnerable people.

All these courses are online workshops led by BF Equality and Safeguarding Manager Liz Behnke.

The next dates until the end of 2022 are:

  • BF Welfare Officer Training (Online) 11.07.2022, 18:00 – 21:00
  • BF Welfare Officer Training (Online) 13.08.2022, 18:00 – 21:00
  • En Garde, Ready? (Online) 08.09.2022, 18:00 – 20:30
  • BF Welfare Officer Training (Online) 19.10.2022, 18:00 – 21:00
  • BF Welfare Officer Training (Online) 13.11.2022, 18:00 – 21:00
  • En Garde, Ready? (Online) 10.12.2022, 18:00 – 20:30



Update: Safeguarding courses

The UK Coaching Safeguarding and Protecting Children course scheduled for the 26th of July in Stratford-upon-Avon has been cancelled.

This course is mandatory for registered Coaches, Welfare Officers, and Team Managers based in England and Wales. Both face-to-face and Online Classroom versions are accepted.  You can find the next training dates here and here.

If you have completed one of those two courses in the last 3 years you can renew your Safeguarding requirement by completing the BF Online Renewal SPC Course.


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