Requirements

Last Amended 7th Februrary 2016

A3 list (breed specialist)

  • Minimum 7 years judging experience in the breed, and have the support of the Basset Fauve de Bretagne Club.
  • To have judged the breed at three Open or Championship Shows with an adequate geographical spread.
  • To have judged a minimum of twenty five classes with fifty dogs present (dogs gone over at assessments are included).
  • To have owned or bred at least three Basset Fauves.
  • To have stewarded for a minimum period of three years and at least twelve shows.
  • To have attended a seminar given by a K C Accredited Trainer and passed a relevant examination on K.C. Regulations and Judging procedures.
  • To have attended a Conformation & Movement “Hands On Assessment” conducted by a KC Accredited Trainer and passed the assessment.
  • To have attended at least one Breed specific judging seminar run in accordance with the relevant K.C. Code of Best Practice and passed an examination and/or assessment where applicable.
  • To have bred and/or owned a minimum of 3 dogs when they obtained their first entry in The Kennel Club Stud Book (save in exceptional circumstances).
  • To have attended a Confirmation and Movement ‘Hands-on Assessment’ conducted by a Kennel Club Accredited Trainer and passed the assessment. (KC Policy 1/7/05).
  • To have attended a seminar given by a Kennel Club Accredited Trainer on Confirmation and Movement. (KC Policy 1/7/01)

A3 list (non-specialist)

  • Minimum 7 years judging experience in any one breed (to include 5 years in this breed) and have the support of the Basset Fauve de Bretagne Club.
  • To have judged the breed at three Open or Championship Shows with an adequate geographical spread.
  • To have judged a minimum of twenty-five classes with fifty dogs present (dogs gone over at assessments are included).
  • To have awarded Challenge Certificates in at least one other Breed.
  • To have attended at least one breed specific judging seminar run in accordance with the relevant K.C. Code of Best Practice, and passed an examination and/or assessment where applicable.
  • To have bred and/or owned a minimum of three dogs of any breed when they obtained their first entry in the K.C. Stud Book (save in exceptional circumstances)
  • To have attended a Confirmation and Movement ‘Hands-on Assessment’ conducted by a Kennel Club Accredited Trainer and passed the assessment. (KC Policy 1/7/05).
  • To have attended a seminar given by a Kennel Club Accredited Trainer on Confirmation and Movement. (KC Policy 1/7/01)

B list (breed specialist)

  • Minimum 3 years owning and showing Basset Fauves, and have the support of The Basset Fauve De Bretagne Club.
  • To have judged a minimum six classes, ten dogs present (dogs gone over at assessments are NOT included).
  • To have attended a breed judging seminar (approved by the Breed Club), and passed an assessment where applicable.

B list (non-specialist)

  • To have 7 years judging experience in any one Breed, and have the support of the Basset Fauve de Bretagne Club.
  • To have judged a minimum six Basset Fauve classes with ten dogs present (dogs gone over at assessments are NOT included).
  • To have attended a breed judging seminar (approved by the Breed Club), and passed an assessment where applicable.

C list

  • For aspirant judges who have shown an interest in the breed, and have the support of the Basset Fauve de Bretagne Club.
  • To have three years involvement in the breed or other Breeds.
  • To have attended a breed seminar.

If you consider that you meet the above requirements you can download an application form and return to the secretary.
(Contact details to be found on the Committee page)