Name: Joanna Tom
NCCP Number : 6004423
Martial Arts Experience (years) : 22 years
Rank : Level 7 – Gold Sash
Position : Senior Women Wing Chun Coach

National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) Certifications

  • Making Ethical Decisions
  • Making Head Way in Sports
  • Developing Athletic Abilities pre-workshop session
  • Coach Initiation in Sport
  • Coaching Athletes with a Disability

Other Certifications

  • Wushu Canada Level 6 Black Sash
    (Wing Chun Kung Fu)
  • Fitness Kickboxing Level 1 Instructor
    (Kickboxing Canada)
  • Wushu Kung Fu Fundamental Skill Course
    (Wushu Canada)
  • Certified Canadian Sanda Judging
    (Wushu Canada)
  • First Aid, CPR & AED certified
    (Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada)

Responsibilities at CMAA for women’s program:

  • Planning, executing and maintaining training practices in Women’s Wing Chun Kung fu
  • Assists regular adult Wing Chun classes are required
  • Assists with planning, executing and maintaining training practices for recreational Wushu program


Joanna joined the Wing Chun family in 1995. Her contributions to the academy include leading a Wing Chun Women’s class and developing a Self-Defense workshop to instill positive thinking, confidence and empowerment to women.