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Clerking Schools

Upcoming Clerking Schools


Saturday, October 5, 2019 - France
Location: Holiday Inn-Toulouse Airport, place de la Revolution, Blagnac France, 31700
Hours: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Cost: 60 €
Limit: maximum of 25 students
Instructor: Frederic Goedert
Contact person: Romain Attard / Phone +33649069498
Sponsored by: Cat-H-Art


Saturday, October 26, 2019 - South Korea
Location: Marennae-ro 28, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea, 04555
Hours: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Cost: 70,000won (snack and drink included)
Limit: maximum of 25 students
Instructor: Nicholas Pun
Assistant Instructor: Kim Sungjun
Contact person: Choi Jinson / Phone +821049640962
Closing date: October 12, 2019
Sponsored by: Cat Fanciers of Korea


Friday, January 24, 2020 - United States
Location: Del Mar Fairgrounds, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar, CA
Hours: 7:30 AM – 2:30 PM (no lunch break)
Cost: $35. (Includes materials and Continental Breakfast
Limit: maximum of 10 students
Instructor: Rhonda Avery
Contact person: Rhonda Avery / Phone 805-443-1311
Closing date: January 10, 2020
Sponsored by: Grand Canyon and San Diego Cat Clubs


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 Clerk 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 (Dan Beaudry) and CFA Clerking Department 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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