SoCal Swords classes are open to students of all levels. Whether you've always wanted to pick up a sword, are regularly medaling in tournaments, or just want to see what sword fighting is all about, we can't wait to work with you.

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See our current policy regarding COVID-19 here.

Questions about training, classes, or gear? Read our FAQ.

Location

South Coast Fencing Center (SCFC)
3518 W. Lake Center Dr. Suite C, Santa Ana, CA 92704

Schedule

See our Calendar for additional workshops or any schedule changes.
We also offer private lessons. Contact us to book a lesson for a personalized introduction to HEMA, a fun experience with a few friends, or a focused session to hone your fighting and cutting techniques.
Group Classes

Adults (ages 18+) / Teens (ages 13-17)

Sundays 2:30pm-5:00pm Longsword @ SCFC
Tuesdays 8:00pm-11:00pm Longsword @ SCFC
Thursdays 8:00pm-11:00pm Rapier @ SCFC
Saturdays* 2:30pm-5:00pm Sparring @SCFC

*1st Saturdays 2:30pm-5:00pm Basic HEMA Longsword @ SCFC
If you’re new to HEMA, join us on the 1st Saturday of the month. Do you want to get a taste of HEMA and learn how to use a sword? This class is for you!

Family Classes

Adults / Teens / Kids (ages 9 and up)

Sundays 1:00pm-2:00pm Family HEMA @ SCFC

Do your kids want to learn how to swing a sword? Of course they do! Get the whole family in on the fun every Sunday at 1 pm. 

Students 12 and under must have an adult participating with them during class.  

Pricing

Private lessons, workshops, and events may be an additional charge.
Adults (ages 18+)

Group Classes:
Trial Pack:
$40 for 2 Group Classes (limit 1 per person)

Drop-in Visitor: Visiting from another HEMA group? Contact us and we’ll get you set up.

Memberships:
10-Pack: $150 for 10 Group Classes
Monthly Membership: $100 per month 
Quarterly Membership: $250 per 3 months
Annual Membership: $950 per year

Family Classes: 
All Memberships (above) include access to Family Classes at no additional charge. Just check in to class using your current Membership. Do not purchase any of the items below if you are a Member.

Trial Pack: $20 for 2 Family Classes (limit 1 per person)
5-Pack: $45 for 5 Family Classes
Monthly: $30 per month of Family Classes
Quarterly: $80 per 3 months of Family Classes

Teens (ages 13-17)

Group Classes:
Trial Pack:
$40 for 2 Classes (limit 1 per person)

Memberships: 
10-Pack: $150 for 10 Classes
Monthly Membership: $100 per month
Quarterly Membership: $250 per 3 months

Family Classes:
Adults are encouraged to participate with their Teen(s) during Family Class. See Adult pricing.
All Memberships (above) include access to Family Classes at no additional charge. Just check in to class using your current Membership. No need to purchase additional plans.

Kids (ages 9-12)

Family Classes:
At least one Adult is required to participate with their Kid(s) during Family Class. See Adult pricing.

Trial Pack: $60 for 2 Family Classes (limit 1 per person)
5-Pack: $135 for 5 Family Classes
Monthly: $90 per month
Quarterly: $240 per 3 months