Membership & Getting Started

Getting Started

Looks like you’re considering giving Historical Fencing a try.

In case you haven’t already, you might want to take a look at the Class Schedule.

The good news is, if you haven’t trained with us before then


Before coming to class though, there are a few items of housekeeping to complete.


Places in our class are limited, so get in touch on our Contact Page , so we can make sure there is a free slot, & we can work out a start date for your free trial.


Read through our:


Fill out out a membership form with your contact details

Please note that we currently only accept students of age 16 years or over.

Any information collected in the signup process is kept strictly confidential and is retained only for insurance purposes and so we can contact you. There is no obligation to continue training once you’ve filled out the membership form, and you can discontinue whenever you want.

Continuing Membership

If you’ve decided after your 4 week trial that Historical Fencing is for you, then let us know, and we’ll take you through the steps below to become a full member.

Step 1 – Membership

Our annual membership fee is $20, and covers insurance* and admin costs.

Step 2 – Class Fees

NOTE: Currently monthly subscriptions are suspended due to uncertainties around COVID.

Classes are $15 for your first class of the week, and $10 if you come to a second class.

Select a class fee payment option from the table below which suits you, and contact us to let us know which option you’re going for.

Scholar Victoria Inc. is a registered non-profit sporting association; our class fees cover hire of the training space, running costs, club equipment, and paying for special events and activities.

Monthly Subscription – 1 Class per week Monthly Subscription – 2 Classes per week Casual Class Fee


($11.55 per class)

Nominate a single class to come to each week (longsword or single-handed sword, subject to class capacity). This is ideal if you are going to come most weeks to one of the classes.


($8.65per class)

This covers both our longsword and single-handed sword classes each week, and provides the best value for money. Please be aware that this option may not be available if one of our classes is already at capacity.


If you’re not able to make it regularly, this gives you flexibility.

Payable via PayPal subscription (we will provide you a link). Payable via PayPal subscription (we will provide you a link). Paid prior to class directly to the instructor – cash or card accepted.

* Insurance is provided through Gallagher sports insurance, PDS is available on request.