AAI's international course
Ladies and Gentlemen,
Fencing masters' academies in a number of countries offer national courses, which are recognized by
the AAI. In the past, persons from countries without academies had to join one of these academies to obtain an AAI diploma. It is now possible to get a qualification directly from the AAI by attending the international courses.
The curriculum of the AAI offers four levels:
Previous experience will be recognized if verified by appropriate records. During the course we will
evaluate each participant's level and suggest the appropriate examination. Members of National
Academies wanting to take an examination need their academy's approval.
informations about incoming course:
Course language will be English.
Basic abilities in teaching foil, épée and sabre are required.
The course is intended primarily for participants of countries without a fencing academy. Members
of National Academiesneed their academy's approval to take examinations.
Check in: Thursday, October 11 before 5 p.m.
Course begins Friday at 7 p.m. after supper
Departure: Wednesday, October 17 after breakfast
Carolinum is the site where the courses of the German academy (www.fechtkunst.org) are staged.
At the end of the course examinations can be taken for Animateur, Moniteur, Prévôt or Maître
d'armes depending on entry level and evaluation during the course. Graduates of the respective
level will receive an AAI-diploma.
The course will consist of 60 instruction units of 45 minutes each.
Course fee is 300 EURO including course material and examinations.
Full board including comfortable single rooms, all meals and coffee breaks is 320 EURO
by car - see map above
by train - via Göttingen to Bad Karlshafen (train schedule >>> www.bahn.de)
by air - nearest airport is Hannover (150 km), from there by Intercity Expressto Göttingen
(40 minutes), local train to Bad Karlshafen (1 hour)
from Frankfort airport by Intercity Expressto Göttingen (3 hours) and by local train to Karlshafen
ContactAcadémie d'Armes Internationale - AAI
For additional information contact Mike Bunke
Schulstr. 12, 24867 Dannewerk, Germany
Carolinum, Mündener Str. 9-13, 34385 Bad Karlshafen
For webpage informations contact Mateusz Berkowicz