LEARN TKD TAEKWONDO LIMITED and ALTON KICKBOXING GDPR policy 2018
Processing is necessary for the performance of either trial or full membership:
For example, you may wish to attend a trial session prior to formal membership, which would require you to provide personally identifiable information prior to entering into a contract.
Compliance with legal obligations:
As an example, for the purpose of competing, our Taekwon-Do students insurance cover is eventually transferred to the Vision Taekwon-Do Association (VTA) of which we are members. We provide them with the following information about you.
Name of member
Date of birth
VTA are members of the British Taekwondo Council (BTC). This is the national governing body for Taekwon-Do in the UK. The BTC provide insurance cover to VTA members. They are provided with, and hold, the information provided by us to VTA.
Each of our members insured with the BTC is assigned a licence number. We retain this with the membership registration information. Each member is also asked to provide two passport sized photographs (either on initial registration or at the first grading) – these are retained with the licence details and the grading record.
This is provide you with the service you are entitled to as part of your membership. Our use will be fair and balanced, and never unduly have an impact on your rights.
For example, we may send you the details of competitions that form part of the assessment process in order to progress through the “grading system”.
In rare situations, such as an accident or medical emergency, we may have to share your personal details with the emergency services. After the accident or medical emergency, we will always try to inform you about how we had to use your information in that situation.
In specific circumstances we will collect and process your data where you have provided consent. You can at any time withdraw that consent.
For example, data may be uploaded to third party software providers for statistical analysis during competitions and/or photos of participants may be taken and displayed on the website.
We will clearly indicate this prior to processing.
Our Kickboxing and Self-Defence students continue with cover provided by MartialGuard/Towergate and underwritten by Allianz, for the duration of their membership.
Bank details: All members pay their training fees etc via “Go Cardless”. Although we have access to a Go Cardless web portal for the purpose of taking payments. We do not have access to the bank account details that you provided to “Go Cardless”. They are encrypted.
Grading information: We retain your date of grading, grading result and photograph if supplied.
Record of attendance: Where possible, we retain a record of attendance.
External tournaments: Other than our own competitions we do not currently attend any tournaments that require us to input your data on your behalf. If, or when that happens, you will be asked for “information required” knowing that we have to supply the tournament host with that information, in order for you to compete.
External gradings & pre-gradings: This will generally only apply to the black belt gradings. Information supplied by members as part of their grading application will not be shared beyond the examining body.
Assistant instructors & instructors: We will also retain a copy of your DBS certificate and first aid qualifications. These may be shared with relevant educational authorities (for hall hire, in-school classes, school assemblies, workshops etc) and any other relevant organisational or legislative bodies. We will ask for your permission before sharing.
Instructors: We also retain a copy of your public liability insurance. This may be shared with relevant educational authorities (for hall hire, in-school classes, school assemblies, workshops etc) and any other relevant organisational or legislative bodies. We will ask for your permission before sharing.
Use of photographs on social media, our website & off-line traditional media publications: On initial registration, members (or their parents/legal guardians) have given us permission to use their photographs on/in the above. This will generally be when reporting on awards, gradings and tournaments.
How we keep in touch with you: We will contact you by email, telephone or text message to keep you informed of club events, changes to the schedule of classes or anything pertaining to your legitimate interests as a member. This includes, but is not limited to, the monthly newsletter, notification of licence renewals, grading revision, grading applications, tournament entries, confirmation of equipment orders.
How the law applies to us and its use of personal information: We will only use your personal information to contact you if we have;
Legitimate interest So as to provide you with the service you are entitled to as part of your membership. Our use will be fair and balanced, and never unduly have an impact on your rights.
Consent/permission; We have previously asked you and you have given permission.
Vital interest; In rare situations, such as an accident or medical emergency, we may have to share your personal details with the emergency services. After the accident or medical emergency, we will always try to inform you about how we had to use your information in that situation.
Retention of your details after cancellation of membership: Unless you request otherwise, your details will be deleted by us after your membership expires. In the unlikely event of any on-going dispute over any aspect of your membership, your details and any correspondence pertaining to such a dispute may be retained for a longer period until resolution.