Empower has a small team of passionate, diversely experienced and friendly staff. Offering courses and sessions in a wide field of expertise.
“Knowledge is Power”
is the saying, yet we believe in a slightly different ethos that
“Applied Knowledge is Power”
Team Leader - Gerallt Jones
I have over 30 years of experience instructing children and adults. Initially as a water-sports instructor coaching dinghy sailing, windsurfing, canoeing / kayaking and powerboat instruction. With several years of leading expeditions to some of the poorest countries in the world.
I also have over 20 years of Martial Arts training in a myriad of styles including Taekwondo, Chinese Boxing, Shukokai and Shotokan Karate to name a few.
Currently working closely with Group Llandrillo Menai and other agencies in North Wales as an Instructor developing courses on Motivation, Engagement, Teamwork and Well-being. I have had success leading the Princes Trust Team Programme for the group in the last year as well working with the Traineeship, Engagement and Work Based Learning department.
Teaching conflict management and self defence courses to business and private individuals. Striking and conditioning coach for MMA fighters and full contact kick-boxers.
Motivational speaker for youth groups on sensitive issues such as bullying, goal setting, personal values, and the mental conditioning for success.
Enhanced DBS check completed 2019, and registered with the Education Workforce Council for Educational Practitioners as well as the British Martial Arts and Boxing Association.