British Farriers & Blacksmiths Association

Skills, Knowledge & Behaviour

The British Farriers and Blacksmiths Association (BFBA) exists to represent, and be the voice of, the professional farrier whilst supporting and enabling our farriery and blacksmithing members throughout their career.

Our aims are -

  • To provide essential craft representation and balance to the farriery regulatory bodies
  • To encourage education and facilitate the development of its members skills
  • To support our members throughout their career

Our strength lies within our members and we encourage every UK registered farrier, farriery apprentice, blacksmith and blacksmithing student to Join Today!


14/10 Stromsholm and NAF at Focus 21Read more >07/10 BFBA Focus – Pre-Farrier ‘Test of Skills’Read more >01/10 WCB Tonypandy Award entries 2022Read more >15/09 September 2021: President's addressRead more >08/09 Focus 21 - the speakers!Read more >View all BFBA News
30/10 BFBA FocusRead more >30/10 BFBA Home Int Horseshoeing and Apprentice CompRead more >18/03 Farriers Thriving at WorkRead more >04/03 Farriers Thriving at WorkRead more >11/02 Farriers Thriving at WorkRead more >View the full Calendar and all Events