Catering for individuals, groups, organisations and institutions.

We cater for individuals as well as groups, organisations and institutions, and are experienced in prevention, empowerment, awareness and realistic self defence. We have over 25 years of experience in female safety and defence techniques whom include:

  • W.I (Women’s institute)
  • Holiday Inn Hotel Chain
  • Scunthorpe General Hospital
  • North Lincolnshire Colleges
  • Rape Crisis Centre

We offer individual or group workshops from 1 to 8 hours either in our unique studio or premises to suit. No one has to suffer or become a victim from harassment, domestic violence or intimidation! Find out more by calling (confidentially) on: 01652 650509 or contacting us through the information box. We will also send you our safety tips sheet for females, completely free of charge..


Over 25 Years Experience of Providing Presentations in Schools

John Turners Black Belt Academy specialise in school presentations… Over the last 25 years we have been invited into numerous schools in the North Lincolnshire area. Our school talks and presentations do not emphasise the physical side of Martial Arts such as punching, strikes and kicks; but the importance of:

  • Respect
  • Confidence Building
  • Self Discipline

We know the importance of “Mind, Body and Spirit Training” as this is included in our curriculum at our professional Academy. In fact, all our children are encouraged to earn a special merit badge by being an excellent pupil at their regular school. Our presentations can be for the classroom or a whole school assembly, and work in conjunction with the schools philosophies and policies at all times. If you would like to book a FREE school talk/presentation or to receive more information please contact us on 01652 650509.


A Wealth of Experience Conducting Seminars and Workshops

John Turners Black Belt Academy has a wealth of experience in conducting seminars or workshops to suit your exact requirements. either at the Academy or at suitable premises elsewhere. These can be geared towards small or large groups to include:

  • Safety and Awareness for Staff Members
  • Team Building
  • Situation Control
  • Streetwise Self Defence
  • Martial Arts

Master J.A. Turner has qualifications in “Rape Awareness and Prevention” and “Escape and Control” techniques. He also holds Black Belts in Taekwondo (7th Dan), Han Mu Do Korean Self Defence (4th Dan), and Kickboxing (2nd Dan). Groups and Associations that have been taught by John Turners Black Belt Academy include:

  • Holiday Inn Hotel Chain
  • Centrica
  • Women’s Institute
  • Scunthorpe General Hospital Staff
  • Rape Crisis Group

Master Turner, his daughter Holly Rowson, plus a full team of assistants, are available to help make a difference to you, your staff, students and anyone who wishes to improve their lives. Simply contact us on: 01652 650509 or email us: info@jtbba.co.uk  and we will treat your enquiry with urgency and confidentiality.


Techniques and Tactics to Combat Bullying

John Turner, a highly respected Martial Arts Instructor, with over 34 years experience, has produced a DVD featuring typical situations young people are facing in their lives. Whether it be in the classroom, school corridors, external or other places, this DVD will show you ways and means of dealing with name calling, intimidation, and skills showing how to escape and defend against physical attacks!

Having worked with the anti-bullying organisation and receiving the backing and endorsement of the former head of North Lincolnshire branch, John Turner has created a long awaited DVD for those suffering from bullying. Suitable for junior and senior school pupils, parents/guardians, schools and educational institutes. Please call: 01652 650509 to order yours for just £13.99! Plus £2.00 P&P.

We also hold anti-bullying workshops in and out of the Academy, for more information please call us on: 01652 650509


For Martial Arts Groups & Associations

Master J.A. Turner holds 7th Dan Black Belt in WTF Taekwondo, 4th Dan in Han Mu Do (Korean Martial Arts) and 2nd Dan in Kickboxing. He has been involved with Black Belt Gradings for over 30 years, with various organisations having vast experience and knowledge for gradings, graduations, workshops and seminars. Any school, club or association can seek the services or Master Turner and the JTBBA staff. We can also help with:

  • Structuring your school.
  • Planning classes.
  • Workshops to suit your style.
  • Gradings to include internationally recognised certification.

JTBBA was awarded “Top Professional School” 3 years running, after being selected from over 100 professional schools in the UK. Master J.A. Turner has been taught by -and had qualifications awarded by-  Grandmaster Dr He Young Kimm, 10th Dan and founder of Han Mu Do. If you are dissatisfied with your current organisation, or wish to know more about what we have to offer contact us on 01652 650509.