September 2011 News - Referee Training Seminar

The sixth Nor. Cal. Division Referee seminar to be held at Halberstadt Fencers Club, at 621 South Van Ness Street (between 17th and 18th streets), SF.

Sunday, September 11, 2011 starting at 9:30 AM and ending at about 5:30 PM.

Peter Burchard, a rated international referee will be presenting the seminar and giving the FOC test afterwards. 

Please pre-register on AskFred to allow the organizer to plan for all those in attendance.

The seminar is open to all fencers, including those from other CA divisions.

The Seminar is free but there will be a charge of $20.00 for those taking the test.

The seminar will be 6-7 hours long, so be prepared. 

The test will take an additional 30-45 minutes at the end of the seminar.

For the newest referee hanbook you should be reviewing prior to attending the one-day training, 

click here.

To best prepare for the seminar, you should review the 2011 official Referee Study Guide,

 click here.

Please note that the FOC allows candidates to take the test online. Click here