Congratulations to everyone that passed their grading on 16th December 2018.
Train hard and reap the rewards.
The next general grading will take place in September 2019. Please speak to your instructors for further details.
ALL 1ST KYU’S AND 1ST DANS WILL TAKE A WRITTEN TEST ON THE PRECEPTS, DOJO KUN AND GICHIN FUNAKOSHI. (IF YOU DO NOT HAVE ANY OF THIS INFORMATION PLEASE LET SENSEI CHRIS KNOW ASAP) THEN THIS WILL LEAD INTO THE GRADING (THIS WILL BE RECORDED) THE RESULTS FOR 1ST KYU AND 1ST DAN STUDENTS WILL NOT BE GIVEN ON THE DAY AS SENSEI DAVID WOULD LIKE TO REVIEW THE FOOTAGE AS WELL BEFORE THE DECISION IS MADE.
SJK’S next general grading will be held in September 2019 (date to be arranged) Please speak to your instructors for further details.
THE PRE- LESSON WILL BE HELD FROM 11:00 FOLLOWED BY THE GENERAL GRADING. (ALL STUDENTS GRADING MUST ATTEND THE PRE-LESSON).
ALL STUDENTS CAN ATTEND THE PRE-LESSON AT 11AM IF THEY WANT TO.
PLEASE SEE YOUR INSTRUCTOR FOR COMPLETION OF GRADING FORMS.
ALL STUDENTS FROM ORANGE BELT MUST HAVE AN UP TO DATE LICENCE AND INSURANCE TO GRADE AND HAVE A MINIMUM OF 21 OFFICIAL SJK LESSONS BETWEEN EACH GRADING. PLEASE CHECK THE BACK OF YOUR LICENCE FOR YOUR INSURANCE EXPIRY DATE. NEW BEGINNERS WILL NEED TO APPLY FOR A LICENCE AND INSURANCE AND HAVE A MINIMUM OF 12 OFFICIAL SJK LESSONS TO TRY FOR YOUR 10TH KYU (WHITE WITH ORANGE STRIPE) OR 21 OFFICIAL SJK LESSONS TO ATTEMPT 9TH KYU (ORANGE).
Requests for Dan grading must be made in writing to Sensei David or Sensei Christine and must have a minimum of 9 months regular training (60 lessons minimum) and knowledge of Gichin Funakoshi, the Precepts Dojo Etiquette and Dojo Kun and assessed by Sensei Christine.
The following syllabus are just a general guide for each grade.