Chief Instructor Mr Dirk Sumners has been involved in Taekwon-Do since the early 90’s and holds the rank of 4th Degree International Instructor. He is a fully-qualified and registered instructor with both GTUK and BTC. He holds a current DBS and is a qualified first-aider and first-aid trainer. He holds a Level 3 Award in Education and Training and is the GTUK First-Aid Officer.
Both assistant instructors – Mr Archer and Mr Preston are 2nd Degree black belts and are qualified instructors with GTUK. They are also both qualified first-aiders. All registered students and coaching staff with Sumners Taekwon-Do hold valid insurance provided by BTC and in addition, Mr Sumners holds £5M public liability & £5M professional indemnity insurances.