Upcoming Courses

CONTENT

  • Team Manager Courses
  • Coaching Courses
  • Welfare Courses
  • Refereeing Courses
  • Looking for a course not listed here?
  • Other courses required for the Workforce Registers

 


TEAM MANAGER COURSES

Domestic Team Manager Training – fully online, on-demand.

A minimum of 6 people are required to run the International Training module. The maximum number per course is 12.

  • International Team Manager Training Dates:
  • Saturday 24th of February 2024 10am-12.30pm  – CANCELLED
  • Sunday 25th of February 2024 2pm-4.30pm (8 places available)
  • PAST COURSE-Monday 12th of February 2024  1pm -3.30pm
  • PAST COURSE- Monday 12th of February 2024 6pm-8.30pm


COACHING COURSES

Please be aware of all the requirements needed to be on the British Fencing coaching register and insured to coach.

For any coaching course queries, please contact Marjorie Kuhne.

Coaching Course Descriptions


WELFARE AND SAFEGUARDING COURSES

 

SafeGuard Core- is a bespoke safeguarding training course designed for Coaches, Club Welfare Officers, Team Managers who need to renew their safeguarding certificates. Learn more.

SafeGuard Welfare Officer Training – is a course designed for people who have a designated role in safeguarding within a fencing setting (Club Welfare Officer). CWOs will need to complete the Core training in order to be fully registered.  Learn more.

Course Type : Online (Via Zoom)

Price: £25

The 2024 Calendar

  • SafeGuard Core 22.06.2024 – 09:00-12:00 (12 places available)
  • SafeGuard Core 10.07.2024 – 09:00-12:00 (12 places available)
  • SafeGuard Core 30.07.2024 – 18:00-21:00 (12 places available)
  • SafeGuard Core 18.08.2024 – 09:00-12:00 (11 places available)
  • SafeGuard Core 11.09.2024 – 09:00-12:00 (12 places available)
  • SafeGuard Core 01.10.2024 – 18:00-21:00 (12 places available)
  • SafeGuard Core 27.10.2024 –  09:00-12:00 (12 places available)
  • SafeGuard Core 15.11.2024 – 09:00-12:00 (12 places available)
  • SafeGuard Core 04.12.2024 – 18:00- 21:00 (12 places available)
  • PAST COURSE- SafeGuard Core 05.01.2024 – 09:00-12:00
  • PAST COURSE- SafeGuard Core  28.01.2024 – 09:00-12:00
  • PAST COURSE- SafeGuard Core 07.01.2024- 09:00-12:00
  • FULLY BOOKED- SafeGuard Core 27.03.2024 – 18:00-21:00
  • FULLY BOOKED- SafeGuard Core 13.02.2024 – 18:00-21:0
  • FULLY BOOKED- SafeGuard Core 04.03.2024 – 09:00-12:00
  • FULLY BOOKED- SafeGuard Core 21.04.2024 – 09:00-12:00
  • FULLY BOOKED- SafeGuard Core 08.05.2024 – 09:00-12:00
  • FULLY BOOKED- SafeGuard Core 29.05.2024 – 18:00-21:00

  •  SafeGuard Welfare Officer 10.04.2024 – 18:00-21:00 (5 places available)
  • SafeGuard Welfare Officer 11.05.2024 – 09:00-12:00 (11 places available)
  • SafeGuard Welfare Officer 06.06.2024 – 18:00-21:00 (9 places available)
  • SafeGuard Welfare Officer 07.07.2024 – 09:00-12:00 (12 places available)
  • SafeGuard Welfare Officer 01.08.2024 – 18:00-21:00 (12 places available)
  • SafeGuard Welfare Officer 08.09.2024 – 09:00-12:00 (12 places available)
  • SafeGuard Welfare Officer 25.09.2024 –  18:00-21:00 (12 places available)
  • SafeGuard Welfare Officer 19.10.2024 – 09:00-12:00 (12 places available)
  • SafeGuard Welfare Officer 04.11.2024 – 18:00-21:00 (12 places available)
  • SafeGuard Welfare Officer 08.12.2024 – 09:00-12:00 (12 places available)
  • PAST COURSE – SafeGuard Welfare Officer 03.01.2024 – 18:00-21:00
  • FULLY BOOKED- SafeGuard Welfare Officer 26.02.2024 – 18:00-21:00
  • FULLY BOOKED – SafeGuard Welfare Officer 24.03.2024 – 09:00-12:00

SafeGuard Event Welfare Officer Training

  • FULLY BOOKED- SafeGuard Event Welfare Officer 17.02.2024 – 18:00-21:00

 

 

For any Welfare Course queries, please contact Anna Ronzino.

Welfare Course Descriptions


REFEREE COURSES

Level 2 Referee Courses are managed by the Home Countries. When BF is informed of any courses, they will be published here. To promote and register your Level 2 referee course, please complete this form.

Level 3 and 4 assessments are held at identified competitions. Further information about Level 3 assessments can be found here, and Level 4 here.  To register your interest in the Level 3 process, please complete the application form here.

 

LEVEL 2 – REFEREE COURSES

Sunday 18th and 25th February 2024 level 2 theory and practical assessments

  • Dates:
    • Sunday 18th February 2024 – theory assessment
    • Sunday 25th February 2024 – Practical assessment
  • Times: Theory tbc, practical 08.00am
  • Venue: Tudor Grange Leisure Centre, Blossomfield Road, Solihull, B91 1NB
  • Fee: £20
  • Assessor: Lynne Melia
  • Region: West Midlands
  • More course information: found here 
  • Contact: Richard Burn or mobile 07967 267663

 

Sunday 18th February 2024 Sabre level 2 theory and practical assessments

Date: Sunday 18th February 2024

Time: 08.30-18.00

Venue: King Edward VI School (KES), Chapel Lane, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6BE

Fee: £20

Assessor: Mike Selig

Region: West Midlands

More course information: The course will be run by Michael Selig, an experienced FIE referee and British Fencing accredited Referee Instructor and Mentor. Applicants must be current members of British Fencing and have a good knowledge of sabre with competitive experience. The course will be run with a theory session in the morning and practical assessment in the afternoon as part of the LPJS Sabre. You do not need level 1 sabre to join this course.

The course has a maximum of 12 applicants. Applications are on a first come first served basis when fully paid.

Sign up form can be found here

Contact: Richard Burn or mobile 07967 267663

LEVEL 3 – THEORY & PRACTICAL ASSESSMENT

TBC – 30-31 March 2024 level 3 practical assessment

Birmingham International Fencing Tournament – practical assessment for those holding a level 3 theory only.  Details to follow once confirmed

LEVEL 4 (MOCK FIE) REFEREE ASSESSMENTS

A 3 weapon Level 4 mock FIE) seminar and assessment is planned to take place over the Closed Senior National Championship weekend 27th & 28th April 2024) – all level 3 and pathway referees are invited to register their interest

For any referee course queries, please contact Nickie Bailey.

 


LOOKING FOR A COURSE NOT LISTED HERE?

If the course you need is not listed here, please fill out a short Expression of Interest form. Letting us know about your interest helps us  plan courses where they are most demanded, and you will be contacted as soon as the relevant training is available in your area.

 

 


OTHER COURSES REQUIRED FOR THE WORKFORCE REGISTERS

Guidance on other courses that are required as minimum standard for the BF Workforce Registers can be found on the following pages:

 

 

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