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!


25/01 BFBA become Welfare Members of NEWCRead more >06/01 January 2022: President's AddressRead more >28/10 BFBA Focus Forum – the questionsRead more >26/10 BFBA Focus - information for attendeesRead more >14/10 Stromsholm and NAF at Focus 21Read more >View all BFBA News
18/01 VDS Thriving at WorkRead more >30/10 BFBA Home Int Horseshoeing and Apprentice CompRead more >30/10 BFBA FocusRead more >02/10 The Tyne and Wear Farriery ChallengeRead more >25/09 BFBA Lead Spreaders Clay ShootRead more >View the full Calendar and all Events