We are very proud to announce that we have been awarded the “safeguarding code in martial arts” which has the support of Sport England. We take the safeguarding of children and vulnerable persons very seriously and have worked hard to obtain this.
LVKA acknowledges the duty of care to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and young people and is committed to ensuring safeguarding practice reflects statutory responsibilities, government guidance ‘Working Together to Safeguard Children 2018’ and complies with best practice as advised by the NSPCC Child Protection in sport Unit (CPSU) and English Karate Federation requirements. This includes sharing of information with relevant agencies and organisations if required for the protection of children and reporting concerns to the club safeguarding Officer and/or designated safeguarding lead of Khalsa Karate association.
As part of our safeguarding policy we will: