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The Level 2 Instructor Qualification is intended for those who wish to teach directly to students within an organisations framework but in a semi-autonomous environment without particular direct instruction from another. It the ideal route into for those who are currently teaching within a club and wish to open a club of their own within the framework of an existing organisation. It holds a level of attainment equivalent to a Fifth Level qualification as recognised by National Qualifications Framework (NQF) akin to a Higher National Diploma (HND) as recognised by Qualifications and Curriculum Development Agency (QCDA). As a minimum a candidate wishing to enrol must have as a minimum the following:


  • 5 Years training within martial arts
  • Hold a minimum rank of 1st Degree Black Belt (1st Dan) or equivalent
  • Have attained a Level 1 Instructor Qualification
  • Be currently training as part of a recognised club or organisation
  • Hold a valid Enhanced CRB check
  • Hold a valid first aid qualification
  • Have as a minimum valid Instructor Insurance and Personal Indemnity
  • Be authorised by the Chief Instructor / Group Head of the club or organisation the student is currently training at or be in position within their own framework to practice any elements of the course within the club environment.
  • To practice any elements of the course within the club environment