Kingsmills Kempo School

Martial Arts & Self Defence In the Highland Capital

Class Instructors

   

Head Instructor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

   Sensei Alan Mitchell

      Current Grades

  • 4th Dan - Kempo
  • 4th Dan - Kempo Ju Jitsu
  • 4th Dan - Ju Jitsu
  • 3rd Dan - Ju Jutsu**
  • 3rd Dan - Close Quarter Combat Systems
  • 3rd Dan - Self Defence
  • 2nd Dan - Iaido
  • 1st Dan - Jodo
  • 1st Dan - Takahashi Kin Kyo-RI Kaku-To Shiki
  • Combat Wing Chun - Instructor Level 1
  • Asayama Ichiden Ryu - Menkyo Kaiden
  • 2nd Kyu- Kobudo

      Martial Arts Certificates & Positions

  • Martial Arts Instructor UK - Level 1 Coach Certificate
  • Founder of Scottish Fighting Arts Society
  • Cobra Martial Arts Association - Instructor
  • Dai Nippon Butoku Kai - Certified Member
  • Security Self Defence Academy Italy - Member
  • Bass Korean Martial Arts School - Lifetime Member
  • World Martial Arts Council - National Representative
  • International Guild of Masters - Member
  • Kensei Kai - Scottish Representative & Coordinator 
  • British Kendo Association - Level 1 Coach

       Healing Arts Certificates & Positions

  • Traditional Chinese Medicine - Healing Arts (1st Level)
  • Seifukujitsu - Student Practitioner
  • Reiki Level 1 Certificate

      Other Information

  • Level 3 Award in Education & Training 
  • Level 3 Conflict Management Instructor
  • Weapons Awareness Certificate (Skills for Security)
  • SIA Door Supervisor Licence Holder
  • NOCN - Level 2 CCTV (PSS) Certificate
  • MAYBO - Physical Intervention Trained 
  • Physical Intervention Skills Instructor
  • Project Griffin Trained - Counter Terrorism
  • First Aid Trained and also a First Aid Instructor
  • Health & Safety Instructor
  • Personal Licence Holder (Alcohol Sales)

Sensei Alan Mitchell has been through an Enhanced Disclosure with the Criminal Records Bureau and as been cleared to work with Children and Vulnerable Adults.  He is also the Lead Person and Collator for the Scottish Fighting Arts Society PVG Scheme Disclosure checks of which he is also a member.  Checks are conducted in association with Volunteer Scotland Disclosure Services and Disclosure Scotland. His Black Belt Grades have been registered and can be viewed at

 

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  Instructor

 

     Sensei Katy-Louise Mitchell
  • 3rd Dan - Kempo
  • 1st Dan - Close Quarter Combat Systems
  • 1st Dan - Takahashi Kin Kyo-Ri Kaku-To Shiki 
  • 5th Kyu - Iaido
  • 8th Kyu (Orange Belt) - Judo   

      Martial Arts Certificates & Positions

  • Martial Arts Instructor UK - Level 1 Coach Certificate
  • Scottish Fighting Arts Society - Instructor
  • Cobra Martial Arts Association - Black Belt Member

      Other Information

  • Level 3 Award in Education & Training
  • Level 3 Conflict Management Instructor
  • Door Supervisor Trained
  • Fire Safety Trained
  • First Aid Trained & First Aid Instructor
  • Level 2 Care of Children and Young People

Sensei Katy-Louise Taylor  has extensive experience in both the Health Care and Child Care Sectors.  She has been Disclosure Checked and is a Member of the PVG Scheme who is cleared to work with Children  Her Black Belt Grades have been registered and can be viewed at

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During Classes the above Instructors is assisted by a Number of Time Served Senior Students in the running of and tuition at Kingsmills Kempo School.  Assistants are First Aid Trained - (EFAW) & have been Disclosure Checked and is a Member of the PVG Scheme who is cleared to work with Children and Vulnerable Adults.  First Aid Training and Checks may be Pending however until completed duties will be restricted to non teaching roles - There is always a First Aider available at every class.

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**Certificates & Ranks are issued by the Dai Nippon Butoku Kai Hombu in Japan under the authority of the Japanese Government and the endorsement of His Royal Highness, Meji Emperor to solidify, promote and standardise Martial disciplines and systems.