Tartan Thistle Dancers aims to keep all of its dancers safe. We hold public liability and professional indemnity insurance. All teachers have up-to-date enhanced DBS checks. The policies below have been adopted to assist in the ongoing assessment of Child Protection, Health and Safety.

All data is used for Tartan Thistle Dancers purposes and stored in line with GDPR regulations.

Registration forms for children and adults.

Health and Safety are given high priority. These two documents lay out the policies and preventative measures put in place.

Health & Safety Policy

Risk Assessment

Please see this link for our virtual, online class policies.

We uphold to RSOBHD (Royal Scottish Official Board of Highland Dancing) Code of Ethics for teachers, dancers and dance families.

We adhere to the SDTA (Scottish Dance Teachers' Alliance) Child Protection Policy. If you have any safeguarding concerns, please speak with Kathleen, or contact the SDTA Desginated Safeguarding Lead at dsl@SDTA.co.uk

SDTA Child Protection Policy

Tartan Thistle Dancers Child Protection Policy

These are the measure we've put in place to ensure a safe environment for dancers and their families.

COVID-Secure Risk Assessment.