ICMA and Associate Schools
ICMA Associate School Membership is available to the coaches and athletes in the martial arts sector. ICMA encourage membership of the British Council for Chinese Martial Arts (BCCMA) as the Sport England recognised National Governing Body (NGB) for Chinese martial arts in Great Britain; and acts as an 'assessment' stage for those schools, clubs and associations to ensure that they are meeting the minimum operating standards required for coaching, child protection and safer recruitement practice.
|School Code||Primary Location||School Name||Lead Instructor|
|0001||Bedfordshire||Master Robert Simpson (Yuan Xiang)|
|0002||London||Zhen Wei Academy||Grandmaster Lu Jun-Hai|
|0003||Sligo, Republic of Ireland||Sligo School of Internal Arts||Master John Kavanagh|
|0004||Dublin, Republic of Ireland||Uisneach Health Arts||Master Paul Maloney|
|0005||London||Tai Tsung Kung Fu||Master Tony Roberts||
The ICMA implements child protection policy, develops safer recruitment practice and enhances coaching standards with a view to professionalising martial arts instruction, in the Unitied Kingdom and partner organisations in the Republic of Ireland.
• Governance, policy and procedures adminitrative support for member associations;
• Selection for Team GB for Chinese Kuoshu and Chinese Shuai Jiao (Chinese Wrestling);
• Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks and identity validation for Chinese martial arts coaches; and
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