USA Karate Safe Sport Program

Athletes will perform better, soar higher, and get more from Karate if they feel safe.The USA Karate Safe Sport Program, in partnership with the US Olympic Committee and USA Center for SafeSport, seeks to create a healthy, supportive environment for all participants. Through education, resource, and training, we help members of the USA Karate community recognize, reduce, and respond to misconduct.


Related Links & Resources

USA Center for SafeSport

National Center for Safety Initiatives (Background Screening)

US Government Anti-Bullying Program

National Boys Town Hotline (24/7 Counseling Services)


For 24/7 crisis support, contact the SafeSport helpline for crisis interventions, referrals and emotional support. This confidential and secure helpline is operated by RAINN, the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization.

NCA represents the national network of Child Advocacy Centers (CAC). CACs host a multidisciplinary team of law enforcement, child protective services, victim advocates and mental health practitioners who investigate instances of child abuse and neglect.

This national hotline serves people affected by sexual violence. To search for local centers, visit call the hotline phone number, 800.656.HOPE.

The National Suicide Prevention LifeLine provides a national network of 160 local crisis centers and provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, seven days a week.


SafeSport PSA

Safe Sport Overview Letter

Participant Safety Handbook

Background Screening Self Registration Letter

Sign in for Online Training

Covered Individuals

U.S. Center for SafeSport Launches Victim Services

2017 USOC SafeSport Audit