Child Protection

GTUK Child Protection Policy

In keeping with the BTC (British Taekwon-Do Council) and GTUK Child Protection Policy, all instructors and assistant instructors are required to attend a Child Protection Course and undergo an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (England and Wales) (DBS) or Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme (Scotland) (PVG) checks prior to taking up the above positions.

All instructors and their assistants receive certification confirming their eligibility to instruct in the art of Taekwon-Do and their suitability in working with children and vulnerable adults. The GTUK works closely with the British Taekwon-Do Council to implement the Child Protection Policy.

BTC Safeguarding Policy

BTC Safeguarding

Should you wish to contact the Child Protection Officer for any reason please telephone Mr Darren Twelvetree, or Mrs Angela Twelvetree on 07772 780561 or email: [email protected] or contact GTUK Admin Team on: 01926 863 111.

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Child Protection in Sport Unit

Child Protection in Sport Unit

The GTUK is a member of the British Taekwondo Council, the National Governing Body for Taekwondo. The BTC has achieved NSPCC Advanced Standards in Safeguarding. The GTUK adheres to all of the BTC ‘sSafeguarding policies and procedures.


Other helplines that you may find helpful:

Childline: 0800 1111


NSPCC: 0808 800 5000

Samaritans: 08457 909090
Alcohol: 0800 9178282
Drugs: 0800 776600
Refuge & Woman’s Aid: 0808 2000247