The Ontario Fencing Association supports the five levels of Coach Certification as defined by the Canadian Fencing Federation. The five levels are:
FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE CANADIAN COACH DEVELOPMENT MODEL SEE:
Note: The Community Sport Initiation and Instructor – Beginner courses are currently available. The Introduction, Development and High Performance Levels are currently being developed by the CFF and information about these levels will be made available as soon as possible.
Currently courses can be offered at the Community Sport Initiation and Instructor – Beginner levels
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The OFA is pleased to offer a funding opportunity to support coaching development in the Ontario University Athletics (OUA) Fencing League. Individuals who occupy the role of OUA Head Coach or OUA Assistant Coach, for their university fencing program, may apply to receive a coaching development grant to help cover a portion of the costs of the upcoming Coach Development Course to be held in Kingston in April and May. Each coach that applies may receive $300, toward their investment in themselves, to achieve certification in coaching. The grant is payable upon completion of the full coaching course. Grants are limited to two per university.
Preliminary Information on CFF Coach Training in 2018
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