Safeguarding & Policies
Shifu Matt Bindon
Shifu Matt Bindon is a trained Safeguarding Lead (NSPCC CPSU) for children and adults, enhance DBS checked, an Advanced Level 3 BCCMA Coach and First Aid trained. He is a professional Behaviourist for adults with complex behaviours and a trainer for self protection skills.
Shijie Kim-Leng Hills
Shijie Kim-Leng Hills is a trained Safeguarding Lead (NSPCC CPSU) for children and adults, Enhanced DBS checked, and Advanced Level 3 BCCMA Coach assessed. She is a private Psychotherapeutic Counsellor for young people and adults and registered member of the BACP.
Our Safeguarding Policies are annually checked by the Safeguarding Code in Martial Arts, ensuring that we are meeting the correct criteria and have received up to date training to support both children and adults.
The Child Protection Policy is to be used in line with the BCCMA's Child Protection Policy 2019.
Health & Safety Policy
Our Health & Safety Policy is checked annually by the Safeguarding Code in Martial Arts, ensuring that we are meeting the correct criteria and in particular, are mitigating the risks around head injuries due to Chinese martial arts being a contact sport.
If you are worried about you or somebody else, here are some useful links that may help.
Remember to always call 999 if you or someone else is in immediate danger.
Help available for children and young people
Help available for adults (18+) within Devon
Help for children, young adults and adults