Southwold Primary School, Bicester
|When were you in year 6?|
|What do you do now?|
I am a martial arts instructor and 2nd Dan Karate.
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|Did I.M.P.S. help to influence this in any way?|
Yes it did and I am including injury prevention in one of the programmes we teach in the martial arts centre.
|Have you ever used any I.M.P.S. skills?|
Yes I have used my skills with friends minor injuries and I also ensure the safety of the children in my classes.
|Does your job require you to use any risk management, injury prevention or first aid skills?|
I use all three of these skills – risk assessment is really important to reduce the risk of injuries although I use first aid if these occur.
|Do you think your I.M.P.S. training has made a difference to you?|
I think it has made a difference in how I deliver my classes, ensuring safety in what I teach and encouraging others to be more aware of their own safety.