Barbara Toohey and Jeanette Grahame are ABF accredited and lead our dedicated team of teachers and supervisors.   

From time to time the Club invites other leading teachers to present workshops and courses for players of all levels.

For further information on our Education Program please follow the links provided.

Next Step Lessons

Competitive Bidding & Play

Barb Toohey will run two 4-week courses on Competitive Bidding and Play. This is the next step after the beginners lessons, and suitable for Novice & Supervised Players.

Mentoring in May each year

Partner one of the more experienced member volunteers and play one or two duplicate sessions. Your partnership will be arranged for you. After the session discussing the hands introduces new bridge concepts, provides great tips and widens possibilities.

Advanced Lessons

Lessons based on Eddie Kantar's material, conducted by CBC members who are experienced players and teachers, will be held periodically


BFACT Directors Course

BFACT ran a Director's Course on 18 &19 June 2022.  

 The course ran from 10.00am to 5.00 pm each day. On Saturday you should arrive around 9.30am tocomplete registration. The course was presented by Sebastian Yuen (recently internationally accredited), and Bruce Crossman. If you would like to attend the course in 2023 please email Keith Huggan (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

To foster bridge in the ACT, BFACT offered the course free to its members. Those from non affiliated clubs are welcome, but were charged a fee of $50 for 2 days, or $25 for 1 day. 

There was an optional open book exam post course to determine suitability.