Clerking Schools

Upcoming Clerking Schools

Friday, October 21, 2016 - Estonia
Location: Oru Hotel, Narva mint 120, 10127 Tallinn, Estonia
Sponsored by: Sophisto Cat Club and Cleopella Cat Fanciers of Estonia
Hours: 15:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Cost: 30 euros, students from countries not using the euro can pay "at the door"
Limit: open to all
Instructor: Pam DelaBar
Assistant: Tuija Aaltonen and Kaisa Ylinenpaa
Contact person: Pam DelaBar
Closing date: October 18, 2016
Note: Course will be held in English


Sunday, October 23, 2016 - Japan
Location: KIYOTAKI-RYOKAN, 2-7-10 Kawahara, Hikone-city, Siga, Japan
Sponsored by: Osaka Philocat Society
Hours: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Cost: 2,000JPY included lunch and drink
Limit: members of sponsoring club only
Instructor: Makiko Sakurai
Contact person: Makiko Sakurai - Phone +81-90-3765-8860
Closing date: October 10, 2016


Friday, October 28, 2016 - Malaysia
Location: Granada Hotel, Bukit Indah, Johor , Malaysia
Sponsored by: Johor Bahru Cat Club
Hours: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Cost: RM250 (including lunch)
Limit: open to all, 15 students maximum
Instructor: Adilah K. Roose
Contact person: Ahmad Shafiq, Phone 012-709 3002
Closing date: October 18, 2016


Friday, November 4, 2016 - Netherlands
Location: Wijchen, Netherlands, Sportcenter Olympic
Sponsored by: Dutch Purrpuss Club
Hours: 9:00 AM – 17:00 PM
Cost: 35 Euro
Limit: open to all, 10 students maximum
Instructor: Henny Wintershoven
Contact person: Henny Wintershoven
Closing date: October 25, 2016


Friday, November 18, 2016 - United States
Location: Hyatt Place hotel (adjacent to the show hall), 46080 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI 48374
Sponsored by: CFA Clerking Program
Hours: 9:00 AM – 5:30 PM, with a break for lunch
Cost: $25.00 payable to CFA - includes refreshments, but lunch on own
Limit: open to all, 20 students maximum
Instructor: Teresa Keiger
Assistant Instructor: Cheryl Coleman
Contact person for information: Carol Krzanowski
Registration and payment:Kristi Wollam, Clerking Program Administrator
Closing date: November 7, 2016


Friday, December 9, 2016 - United States
Location: Mesa Convention Center, 263 North Center St. Mesa, AZ 85201
Sponsored by: Phoenix Feline Cat Fanciers
Hours: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Cost: $35.00 including lunch
Limit: open to all
Instructor: Dick Kallymeyer
Contact person: Dick Kallmeyer
Closing date: November 25, 2016


Clerking School Authorization

A. General.
To be accredited, CFA Clerking Schools must be authorized by the CFA Clerking Chair, as well as notifying the CFA Clerking Administrator at Central Office. Clerking Schools must be sponsored, and taught by approved instructors. The school may be sponsored by a club, a CFA Regional Director, or individual instructor. The school may be restricted to only members of the sponsoring club or region, or may be open to all interested students who wish to attend.

CFA Clerking Schools may be conducted by a currently licensed Master Clerking working towards advancement to MCI (Master Clerk Instructor), a currently licensed Master Clerk Instructor, or an Approved Allbreed or Specialty CFA Judge.

There is a $25.00 processing fee to register a Clerking School. Requests for Clerking School authorization received 15-29 days prior to the date of the school are subject to an additional $75.00 late fee. Requests for Clerking School authorization received less than 15 days prior to the date of the school will not be approved.

B. Authorization.
Written requests for Clerking School authorization must be submitted to the Clerking Chairperson (Carol Krzanowski) and CFA Clerking Department (Kristi Wollam) by either the sponsor or instructor no later than thirty (30) days prior to the date of the school. The authorization request shall include all of the following items of information:

  • School registration fee of $25.00 (If applicable, additional late fee of $75.00)
  • Sponsor of the school (club, Regional Director, Instructor)
  • Date of the school
  • Location of the school (city and facility)
  • Name of the Instructor-in-Charge
  • Name of assistant instructor (if any)
  • Scheduled hours for the school
  • Will school be restricted to members of the sponsoring club or open to all?
  • Fee to be charged each student (will food be included?)
  • Entry person for the school
  • Person to contact for information regarding the school
  • Closing date for the school
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