Engage in fencing


Wield one or more types of small swords in combat. Practice fencing as a sport rules, or fence in different contexts such as duels or performances.

Alternative labels

practise fencing
perform fencing
engaging in fencing

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Engage in fencing is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Optional skill

Engage in fencing is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Fight director: Fight directors coach performers to safely execute fight sequences. They direct fights for performances such as dance, movies and television, circus, variety, and others. Fight directors may have a background in sports such as fencing, shooting or boxing, martial arts such as judo, wushu or karate, or military training.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022