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2016 OFA Armoury Technician Workshop Announcement

Posted on March 11, 2016 at 12:00 AM

2016 OFA Armoury Technician Workshop

Interested in doing fencing equipment repairs? Want to learn how to do them right the first time?

OFA certified Weapon and Club Technicians know just how to do that. Learn from the OFA Armoury Committee how to fix your weapons, body cords, reels, and properly clean your equipment,among other things.

As a certified Weapon Technician, you'll know exactly how to deal with all of your personal equipment needs. A Club Technician can also manage all equipment used by their club (reels, machines, etc.), as well as advanced knowledge for personal equipment safety and standards.

Note* Weapon Technicians are only required to attend day one of the clinic. Those seeking Club Technician certification are required to attend both days in full.

For more information on the 5 levels of technician/armoury recognized by the OFA, please refer to the OFA Officials Policy.

Date: March 19/20, 9am - 5pm (Sat. and Sun.)
Location: Athletic Centre - University of Toronto
55 Harbord Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 2W6, Room: Benson 302
Cost: Weapon Technician $75, Club Technician $100
Facilitators: Pat Morrow and Robert Rundle (OFA Armoury Committee members)

Please read and be familiar the FIE Material and Technical rule books prior to the clinic. If possible, bring a copy of these rule books with you. Spaces are limited and on first come - first serve basis so register early.

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