Kokusai Budoin has a long history deeply rooted in the foundations of Japanese martial arts. Its founders were among a select few who trained daily with the creators of such arts as Judo, Karatedo, Iaido, Nihon Jujutsu and others. The strength and credibility of the organization is derived from its rich, unique heritage in Japan and dynamic international organization.
Clubs may wish to be registered with Kokusai Budoin UK for lots of beneficial reasons, but initially club membership provides a first step and easy route to start of the process towards fully joining and being registerd with Kokusai Budoin Japan.
There are three types of club membership -
Affiliate Club Membership is open to any club or group that wants to be part of Kokusai Budoin UK and has an interest in Japanese martial arts. Registration of instructors qualifications and experience is not required. Clubs will gain listing as an affiliate club and can attend courses and make use of our other resources and services we offer to standard members (see services page).
Affiliate Club Membership cost per year £30
Accredited UK Club Membership is open to any club or group that has a Kokusai Budoin UK registered and recognised instructor and is teaching a martial art within one of our recognised divisions.
Accredited UK Club Membership cost per year £40 (free if all members are UK Kokusai Budoin Registered)
Accredited Japan Club Membership is open to any club or group that is teaching a martial art from one of our recognised divisions and has a Kokusai Budoin UK instructor who has been ratified by Kokusai Budoin Japan or other Japanese officially affiliated dojo as recognised by Kokusai Budoin UK.
Accredited Japan Club Membership cost per year £50 (free if all members are Kokusai Budoin Registered in Japan)
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