The latest information on matters related to the Para-Taekwondo through the university offering the ON-LINE certification. Information within.
FOR: REGISTRATION PARA TAEKWONDO UNIVERSITY:
Hello and welcome to the first edition of Para-Taekwondo Newsletter. Over the past fifteen years, I have been fully committed to providing our community with information and news on what we do and the overall Para-Taekwondo Global Movement. I am very blessed to grow our readership into the thousands; knowing that great awareness about Para-Taekwondo is distributed in all parts of the World.
We at Global Para-Taekwondo Consultancy have grown and are extremely excited to share with you our work, our vision and our passion. Collectively, we will remove the ‘roadblocks’ and build opportunities for all individuals regardless of their abilities to Shine their Light and be integral and contributing members of our society.
This monthly newsletter will contain stories and news on all aspects of Para-Taekwondo(Adapted Taekwondo, Therapeutic Taekwondo and Special Needs Taekwondo) from grassroots to elite high performance level. We will share with you stories on how various countries are developing Para-Taekwondo, pre and post event updates and personal stories of Success.
I take this opportunity to thank everyone who has played an integral role in my personal and professional journey in Para-Taekwondo. Your contribution has been and continues to be greatly valued, sincerely appreciated. With much Gratitude, I Thank You.
1st COMMONWEALTH PARA-TAEKWONDO CHAMPIONSHIPS
Edinburgh, Scotland – November 14 – 16, 2014
For teh first time in the history of the Commonwealth Taekwondo Championships, Para-Taekwondo will be contested at the 2014 Championships held in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Para-Taekwondo competitions will be available in Sparring (Upper Limb Deficiency) and in Poomsae (Intellectual Disabilities). Countries that are part of the Commonwealth and members of the Commonwealth Taekwondo Union, are strongly encouraged to participate in Para-Taekwondo and to support the global vision of Taekwondo for All! For information on Para-Taekwondo at the Commonwealth Championships, please contact Mr. Michael Sirota – Para-Taekwondo Director
|GLOBAL PARA-TAEKWONDO UNIVERSITY
World Leader in Para-Taekwondo Instructor Education & Certification
The world’s first and only Para-Taekwondo Instructor Course has been launched September 1st, 2014. The Course has been created with the leading online educational system, providing each registered individual opportunity to acquire skills and competence to operate successful Para-Taekwondo (Special Needs/Therapeutic/Para-Sports) programs.
The online course will take a Taekwondo Instructor/Coach/Trainer and build them into competent Para-Taekwondo Instructors. The course covers all aspects of Para-Taekwondo. Everyone can register and learn at their peace in the comfort of their home/school.
We are extremely excited and proud of this Para-Taekwondo Instructor Course in so many ways. First, we at GPTC are paving the way for higher education and competence via online education. We have evolved to apply the latest technology offered and bring it to the mainstream Taekwondo community at a very reasonable price. We have had inquiries for Para-Taekwondo Instructor Courses from all continents and with this online platform, we can educate and empower instructors from all countries. It is our vision to empower 1,000,000 people who are currently living with some form of disability via Para-Taekwondo!
To learn more about the Global Para-Taekwondo University – Instructor Certification Course, please visit us online at www.parataekwondo.com
We look forward to welcoming you to our Para-Taekwondo Family!
PARA-TAEKWONDO INSTRUCTOR COURSE
COSTA RICA PARA-TAEKWONDO INSTRUCTOR SEMINAR
Bringing Para-Taekwondo Education to Costa Rica
The Costa Rica Taekwondo Federation hosted GPTC for a two-day intensive Para-Taekwondo Instructor Seminar. The 15 hour seminar brought instructors from various cities who were immersed into Para-Taekwondo. Master Michael Sirota personally conducted the seminar that was both education and inspiring.
Taekwondo Instructors were introduced to the ‘World of Para-Taekwondo’ including learning about the Paralympic Movement, Para-Taekwondo as a Sport, Disability Awareness Training, Teaching Methodologies, Communication Skills with people with disabilities, Program Development are just some of the areas covered. Participants had opportunities to partake in various scenarios and hands-on training drills to develop greater confidence of working with individuals with special needs.
Costa Rica Taekwondo Federation is leading the way of bringing Para-Taekwondo education for their instructors. With this investment in humanity, Taekwondo will truly become for All!
To see additional photos from the Costa Rica Seminar, please visit our Facebook Page
PARA-TAEKWONDO INSTRUCTOR SEMINARS IN DEMAND
The globalization of Para-Taekwondo
As the Taekwondo World learns more about Para-Taekwondo more and more organizations are establishing working relationships with Master Michael Sirota and Global Para-Taekwondo Consultancy. GPTC has already scheduled seminars and workshops in Europe, Asia and the Pan American Region in the upcoming months. To discuss how GPTC can facilitate Para-Taekwondo Educational Seminars within your organization, please contact Mr. Sirota at firstname.lastname@example.org
KUKKIWON ACKNOWLEDGES MASTER MICHAEL SIROTA’S WORK IN THE AREA OF PARA-TAEKWONDO
Certificate of Appreciation
Mr. Michael Sirota – CEO of Global Para-Taekwondo Group of Companies was presented with a Certificate of Appreciation from Kukkiwon – World Taekwondo Headquarters for his work in the area of development of Taekwondo programs for special abilities (disabilities). This acknowledgment is a testament of the dedicated work everyone at GPTC is contributing on a global scale.
PARA-TAEKWONDO INSTRUCTOR SEMINAR
Toronto, Canada – October 26th, 2014
GPTC will be conducting a Para-Taekwondo Instructor Seminar on Sunday, October 26th in Toronto, Canada. The Seminar is open to all interested Taekwondo Blacks Belts and Instructors seeking knowledge of how to operate successful and prosperous Para-Taekwondo (Special Needs) Programs within their Taekwondo Schools.
To register or for additional information:
Please note that registration will only be available online for this seminar
PARA-TAEKWONDO DEMO TEAM RECEIVES STANDING OVATION
Opening act for the Kukkiwon Demo Team
Sirota’s Alchymy Para-Taekwondo Demo Team was the Opening Act for the Kukkiwon Demonstration Team that was on Tour in Vancouver, Canada. The group of teens and young adults living with various special needs dazzled the audience with various skills of Taekwondo. The Team showed the audience filled with dignitaries and local Taekwondo leaders that Taekwondo empowers All!
WTF hosted an Introductory Para-Taekwondo Seminar at the 3rd Para-Taekwondo World Championships
Michael Sirota facilitated the first Para-Taekwondo Seminar on the occasion of the 3rd World Para-Taekwondo Championships on the beautiful island of Aruba.
The Introduction to Para-Taekwondo Seminar welcomed Para-Taekwondo athletes, coaches, MNA offcials, WTF Council members and staff to this awareness seminar.
The Para-Taekwondo Movement has experienced great growth and global awareness as it strives to become a Paralympic Sport.