The Northern Ireland Karate Board (NIKB) is recognised by Sport NI as the National Governing Body for the sport of Karate in the Northern Ireland.
The NIKB exists to ensure the safe delivery of Karate through all its member organisations. This is affected by Registered Instructor whose training includes Code of Conduct and Ethics; Health and Safety, including Risk Assessment; Safeguarding; Insurance and Enhanced Disclosure along with Access NI checks.
The NIKB’s policies and procedures are regularly reviewed to ensure compliance with all the current regulations and best practice guidelines. NIKB is also assessed by Sport NI, which assures current and prospective members that policies and procedures are actively in place with the board and its member organisations. NIKB ensures that a high standard for safeguarding and protecting of both children and adults is in place throughout all the member organisations.