Registration Process (2017)

  1. Read this document from start to finish. Even if you are an existing member from last year you will still find important information in this document that you will need for registration.
  2. Complete the online information form to give us some important information to start your registration process.
  3. After we receive your information from the online registration form we will send you a welcome email that will contain information and a Membership and Renewal form, please print, complete and sign the official membership documents. (hard copy, including photos, must be returned before any classes can be taken)
  4. We will also send out an invoice for any class fees, registration or uniforms you indicated in the online registration form. (Payment must be received before any classes can be taken)

Class structure

Kiddies Class (Beginners) 30min

The Kiddies class is only for kids 4 - 6 years old. This is more a relaxed intro class with more games for reflexes, agility, coordination etc. Kids entering this class are expected to stay in this class for a max of 4 terms, some may only be in it for one term before moving on to the 1st class.

Belts in this class:

  • Beginners
  • Kiddies Yellow
  • Kiddies Orange
  • Kiddies Green
  • Kiddies Blue
  • Kiddies Purple
  • Kiddies Red
  • Kiddies Brown 

1st Class (Beginners/Novice) 30min

The 1st class is for students 6 years and older. This is a fully Traditional Shotokan Karate (JKA WF Australia - Japan Karate Association ) class. Focusing on all aspects of the art. We highly recommend that this class be attended at least twice per week. The class, if attending twice per week will be either Monday & Wednesday or Tuesday & Thursday.

Belts in this class:

  • Beginners
  • 10th KYU  White
  • 9th KYU Kari  Yellow / White
  • 9th KYU  Yellow / White
  • 8th KYU Kari  Yellow
  • 8th KYU  Yellow

2nd Class (Intermediate) 60min

The 2nd class is for students moving up from our 1st class and is the next level up in all aspects. This class is more intense in the level of Karate technique, fitness, knowledge etc. We highly recommend that this class be attended at least twice per week. The class, if attending twice per week will be either Monday & Wednesday or Tuesday & Thursday.

Belts in this class:

  • 7th KYU Kari  Orange
  • 7th KYU  Orange
  • 6th KYU Kari  Green
  • 6th KYU  Green
  • 5th KYU Kari  Blue
  • 5th KYU  Blue
  • 4th KYU Kari  Purple
  • 4th KYU  Purple

3rd Class (Advanced) 90min

The 3rd class is for students moving up from our 2nd class and is the next level up in all aspects. This class is more intense in the level of Karate technique, fitness, knowledge etc. We highly recommend that this class be attended at least twice per week. The class, if attending twice per week will be either Monday & Wednesday or Tuesday & Thursday.

Belts in this class:

  • 3rd KYU Kari  Brown
  • 3rd KYU  Brown
  • 2nd KYU Kari  Brown
  • 2nd KYU  Brown
  • 1st KYU Kari  Brown
  • 1st KYU  Brown
  • All Black belts

Grading

Gradings are usually scheduled every term during the last week of school in your last session for the school term. There are set criteria before a student can attempt the next grading exam. For this reason Karateka (students) will be invited to attempt their next belt level in the weeks leading up to the scheduled grading. These gradings are only applicable to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd class members.

Fees (2017)

Registration / Insurance fee

$35 per year payable on first registration and in January of each year thereafter.

Class fee

Kiddies Class (Beginners)

  • 1 session per week $65 per school term

1st Class (Beginners)

  • 1 session per week $65 per school term
  • 2 sessions per week $130 per school term

2nd Class (Intermediate)

  • 1 session per week $75 per school term
  • 2 sessions per week $150 per school term

3rd Class (Advanced)

  • 1 session per week $85 per school term
  • 2 sessions per week $190 per school term

(Terms & Conditions apply)

Grading fee

  • The grading fee include the test, certificate, tag or new belt where applicable $40

Uniform and equipment

  • Karate uniform (Gi) white beginner $45
  • Mitts white sparring $15
  • Mouth guard $5
  • Uniform badge $15