Reading Karate Club Instructors
The instructors at the Reading Karate
club are insured, first aid trained and registered with England
Wado Kai. All adult instructors have had DBS checks.
Currently the club instructor is Rob Barrett (3rd
Dan, Black Belt).
The senior instructor for the association is Sensei Barry Wilkinson (7th Dan, Black
Rob Barrett has been the Sensei for the Reading Wado Kaikarate club since October 2006.
Rob Barrett holds Third Dan Black Belt certificates awarded by England Wado Kai and the Federation of Wado Kai Europe
Rob is a qualified first aider and has DBS certification from the Disclosure and Barring Service. Rob Barrett also completes regular safeguarding training.
Rob is an experienced coach with a City & Guilds Level 3 Award in Education and Training and is also a qualified British Canoeing Level 3 White-Water Coach. Rob also holds a British Safety Council (BSC) Level 2 Award in Occupational Health & Safety
As part of his CPD, Rob has completed a range UK Coaching training in areas such as leadership, Equality/ Diversity & Inclusion, learning, coaching techniques and position of trust legislation.
Rob also holds Covid Safe Martial Arts Instructor certification.
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