United Karate Association is committed to creating and maintaining a safe and positive environment and accepts responsibility to safeguard the welfare of all children and vulnerable adults involved in Karate.

Ian Cuthbert, UKA Founder



United Karate Association safeguarding children and adults policy and procedures apply to all individuals at risk of harm.

Code of


Coaches involved in sport for young people have the opportunity and responsibility to be a positive role model.


Adults at Risk

We are committed to creating and maintaining a safe and positive environment.

Safe Practice

Practicing Karate in a safe way, in a safe enviroment, is of paramount importance.

Incident Concern Report Form

Fill out this form if there is a safeguarding incident,

or concern.

 Risk Assessment Form

Risk assessments are essential. We use this form to fill out our risk assessments.

Position of


Everyone needs to be aware of the 'Position of Trust', to help promote responsible relationships within sport.

Opt Out


United Karate Association will occasionally take photos for marketing. You can opt out being apart of these pictures.

Useful Safeguarding Links

Various helpful and trusted charities and organisations, get more information or contact someone who can help.

Safeguarding Children

We rigorously check the suitability of coaches and volunteers to unsure safety.

UKA Safeguarding Officer

Daniel Thackray

07502 261891