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Every Wednesday 3rd July - 31st July 2024


BADC FURTHER LEVEL WEAPON CERTIFICATION IN SWORD AND SHIELD Location address: St. Anne's Settlement Hall, 40-46 Harleyford Road, London, SE11 5AY Our courses provide compact, industry recognised training designed to make you a more skilled and confident performer and combatant. Weekly courses offer time to consolidate learning between each class and are ideal for fitting around regular commitments. SCHEDULE: Every Wednesday 3rd July - 31st July Wednesday 3rd 09.30 - 17.00 Wednesday 10th 09.30 - 17.00 Wednesday 17th 09.30 - 17.00 Wednesday 24th 09.30 - 17.00 Wednesday 31st 09.30 - 17.00 Doors open 15 minutes before each session. The training focuses on the fundamental skills required to perform convincing violent action when armed with sword & shield! This weapon system appears throughout history in Greek, Roman, Viking and Medieval battles, in group fights and heroic duels, and is a firm favourite across all forms of media: stage, screen and video games. You will be working towards performing a choreographed fight within the context of a scripted scene. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A complete, consolidated Standard Certification. Be working towards Intermediate or Advanced Actor-Combatant status. You must attend for the full training schedule to be able to participate in the performance test on Wednesday 31st July. This training will demand you are physically working for full course hours. This course is not suitable if you have, or are recovering from, a physical injury. PRICE: Course price: £260 (includes Exam Fee) A £100 deposit will secure your space, with the full price due 7 days before the course starts. VENUE INFO: St Anne’s Settlement Hall is located a 5 minute walk from Vauxhall Underground and Overground station, and a 10 minute walk from Oval Underground station. Kitchen available for water, hot drinks and microwave. There are cafes and food shops within walking distance. FURTHER INFO: All weapon systems require a minimum of 20 hours training prior to examination. Weapon certifications are valid for 4 years.

Cancellation Policy

Up to seven days before the start of the course we will refund or credit your full deposit / fee paid to another course should you need to cancel your place due to unforeseen circumstances. Should you need to cancel in the week before the course starts we will refund or credit 50% of the fee paid. Once the course has started there are no refunds or fee transfers.

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