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Next Course | 29th of March 2020 | Linlithgow Academy  |  9:30am till 3:30pm



The NEXT Course

Our next armoury course will take place on the 29th of March 2020.


If you would like to book a place on our next course you can still follow the link below, date to be confirmed.

It is held at Linlithgow Academy Community Sports Centre from 9:30am till 3:30pm.

This is a full-day course will cover everything a fencer, parent, or new club armourer will need to learn in order to repair and maintain personal and club fencing equipment. A must for all competitive fencers and club armourers.

The course will consist of short lecture demonstrations of the skills and tricks of the armourer’s trade followed by practical tutorial sessions. Apprentices will be given the opportunity to trace and repair typical faults in electrical fencing equipment. Alternatively you may wish to bring and repair your own club equipment, with experienced armourers on hand and ready to answer any questions.


Full course notes will also be provided. They include circuit diagrams, point designs, a toolkit list, fault tracing routine and a list of common fault symptoms - their causes and cures.

Course Contents:​

  • Foil

  • Epee

  • Sabre

  • Bodywires

  • Spools and ground leads

  • Fault tracing


Places are strictly limited so please apply early to avoid disappointment.

*Special Club Discount*

Members from the same club will receive 4 entries for the price of 2. Refunds will be given on the day.

We will specifically look at:

  •    Principles of Operation

  •    Manufacturer variations

  •    Care and maintenance

  •    Common fault modes

  •    Repairs

  •    Rewiring

  •    Assembly

  •    FIE Regulations

On the back of the success of previous courses we would be happy to run another armoury course in the future. If you would like to attend a course like this please don't hesitate to get in touch via the form below:

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