Hegarty Solicitors sponsor MANTIS child self-protection course

Hegarty Solicitors is proud to sponsor ‘The Children’s Protector’, a national child self-protection system created by MANTIS (Manage Any Nasty Trouble In Society), run locally by martial arts centre MPSK (Master Parker’s Serial Kickers).

The 8 week course is a unique child protection programme that introduces children to self-defence. Mantis proud partners with the Anti-Bullying Alliance hosted by the National Children’s Bureau, gives children a practical, easy and fun way to learn basic self-defence techniques.

The course aims to help reduce bullying and increase children’s self-confidence and ability to deal with dangerous or violent situations.

MPSK are the only martial arts centre in the area offering the course, which will start on Tuesday 9th February and Saturday 5th March.

Ashley Sutherland, Solicitor at Hegarty Solicitors and instructor and Director at MPSK said “The course is an excellent way for children to learn the basics of self-defence and build self-confidence. MANTIS is an exciting initiative and MPSK are very pleased to be able to bring this course to children in the local area.”