Coach Education

Scottish Fencing runs a programme of coach education courses for all levels of experience. For the complete beginner, we have a great weekend course which gets you far enough to start your own school or community club right away! For more experienced coaches, we have a range of courses and qualifications which will help you take your coaching and your fencers to the next level.

More information: please contact the Scottish Fencing Coach Education Manager, Phil Carson: phil@scottish-fencing.co.uk 

Latest news on coaching below...


 

  • 27 Aug 2014

    Serena Pivotti was a successful international fencer who represented Italy at Women’s Foil, and is now a fully qualified international level coach at Ginnastica Comense. We have had the privilege of Serena’s coaching in Scotland on a couple of occasions now, and as part of our Coach Education...

  • 13 May 2014

    Serena Pivotti with Don McKenzie

    Scottish Fencing is offering a further opportunity in 2013 for coaches to learn about the techniques and methodologies of Italian foil fencing...

  • 21 Apr 2014

    THE ALL NEW SCOTTISH FENCING PLASTIC FENCING QUALIFICATION

    This action-packed day of learning allows coaches who are new to, or thinking about, teaching fencing to young people from a basic level to deliver taster and initial coaching sessions.  Coaches will be...

  • 23 Apr 2013

    Scottish Fencing is continuing to offer “Ready Steady Fence” courses in the Coach Education Programme for the 2012-2013 fencing season.

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  • 29 Mar 2013

    Would you like to help members of your club improve their fencing skils? 

  • 23 Jul 2012

    Coaching Qualifications Levels 1 to 3

     

  • 9 Apr 2012

    Would you like to help members of your club improve their fencing skills?

     

  • 6 Apr 2012

    Have you ever tried the challenge of wheelchair fencing?

    Scottish Fencing, in partnership with the British Disabled Fencing Association, are hosting a two day event for the development of wheelchair fencing. Both days will provide opportunities for coaches, fencers and volunteers to learn...

  • 4 Jan 2012

    28th & 29th January

    The event is at St Thomas of Aquins' School, Edinburgh, from 09:00 to 17:00 (16:00 on Sunday) and is open to: any competing under 20 who is a full member of Scottish Fencing (minimum age 13); Scottish Fencing Elite funded athletes; Scottish Institute of Sport...