FAQ's

   

How do I apply for a license?

To apply for the annual license you will need to email contact@londonkarate.co.uk and ask for the starter pack  

What is the license?

The license is membership to London Karate Ltd.  All students who wish to take examination are required to have a license.  

Do I have to set the license up as a Standing Order?

Yes,  the license needs to be set up as a Standing Order.  A Standing Order  is different to a Direct Debit.  We have no control over it and if a  student stops Karate lessons then you just cancel the Standing Order  direct with your bank.  We cannot do it on your behalf.   

What if my license payment goes out and I am no longer a student?

if  the license payment goes out then you should email  contact@londonkarate.co.uk and we will arrange a refund for the current  years license less a £6 administration charge.  

Can I start Karate lessons at any point in the term?

Yes  students can come along at any point in the term.  A student is  entitled to a trial lesson and if they enjoy the class and wish to  continue then they can start straight away.  If starting a few weeks  into the term we would provide you with a pro rata price following the  trial session for the rest of the term.  

What order to the belts go for Children?

The  belt order for Children goes: White, Red Stripe, Red, Yellow Stripe,  Yellow, Orange Stripe, Orange, Green Stripe, Green, Blue Stripe, Blue,  Purple Stripe, Purple, Brown with White stripe, Full Brown, Brown with  Black Stripe, provisional Black Belt, Full Black belt.  Black Belt is  only the beginning you can then work through the Dans to progress.  

What order to the belts go for Adults?

The  belt order for Adults goes: White, Red, Yellow, Orange, Green, Blue,  Purple, Brown with White stripe, Full Brown, Brown with Black Stripe,  provisional Black Belt, Full Black belt.  Black Belt is only the  beginning you can then work through the Dans to progress.  

Is a Junior Black Belt the same as an Adult Black belt?

No, when a student is 16 they would need to do their Adult black belt.     


Do you have a Child Protection Policy?


Yes London Karate Dojo takes all our children's safety extremely seriously. please read the attached link. http://londonkarate.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/London-Karate-Child-Protection-Policy.pdf