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Membership

When you join JKA, you gain access to many benefits of membership, at the same time, you get continual guidance from highly-skilled and certified instructors, experienced evaluation for Dan and Kyu rank promotions, the right to participate in local and international JKA karate tournaments, and dozens of other practical advantages, including the privilege of joining the most qualified Karate organization in the world. But the best reason to join is for karate itself.

Membership Types

Group Membership: for those wishing to affiliate their dojo or karate group in Bahrain or Gulf with Japan Karate Association through JKA Bahrain and JKA World Federation. Affiliate your Dojo under JKA Today.  Contact us at DOJO@JKA-BAHRAIN.COM

Individual Membership: for students interested in joining JKA Bahrain as an individual and attending classes at JKA Bahrain dojo. Please download the registeration form listed below, fillout and bring to the JKA Bahrain dojo for admission. Our membership is not based on daily sessions, it is based on monthly enrolment, therefore monthly fee must be secured to enable you continuity of the JKA Bahrain membership.

Training Schedule

Please note that training is conducted on different floors; advanced belts on ground floor and beginners on 1st floor as follows:

Day

Children Classes
Saturday 5:00p-6:00p Beginners (1st Floor) 5:00p-6:00p Advanced (Ground Floor)
Sunday 5:00p-6:00p Mixed (1st Floor)
Monday 5:00p-6:00p Beginners (1st Floor) 5:00p-6:00p Advanced (Ground Floor)
Tuesday 5:00p-6:00p Mixed (1st Floor)
Wednesday 5:00p-6:00p Beginners (1st Floor) 5:00p-6:00p Advanced (Ground Floor)

 

Day

Adult Classes
Saturday 6:00p-7:00p
Monday 6:00p-7:00p
Wednesday 6:00p-7:00p
Friday

9:30a-10:30a Advanced Kata

Adults Ground Floor / Children 1st Floor

10:30a-11:30a Instructors Training Only

2018 Membership Fees

Standard Fees

Description

Fee (BHD)

Monthly Membership Fee

45

New Joiners Registration Fee

5

JKA National Tournament Participation Fee

10

Private Classes Fee (Per Hour)

20

One-Week Training Pass

25

Two-Weeks Training Pass

35

 

School Term-based Fees (Discounted – Best Value)

Description

Fee (BHD)

January-February-March (Term 1)

130

April-May-June (Term 2)

130

September-October-November-December (Term 3)

170

Advanced Payment – Yearly Total

430

 

Period-based Fees (Discounted)

Description

Fee (BHD)

Yearly Membership – Unlimited months and training days

475

Six-months Membership

240

 

Personal Training Add-on Packs (Discounted – Best Value)

Description

Fee (BHD)

Two Personal Classes Training –    Pack 2

30

Three Personal Classes Training – Pack 3

50

Four Personal Classes Training –   Pack 4

65

12 Classes Pack Personal Training –   Super Pack

175

 

Black Belt Test Prep Course 

Description

Fee (BHD)

Black Belt Test Prep – Once a Week (Tuesday)*

50 - monthly

 *Students who are planning to test for black belt may enroll in the course three months before test date

  1. Refunds are not permitted.
  2. Payment after 7th – a late fee of BD5 will be added to the monthly fee.
  3. Payment after 15th – a late fee of BD10 will be added to the monthly fee.
  4. Students who fail to pay after 15th will not be admitted attending class unless full payment is settled.

 

Rules

No

Rule

Description

 Special Note

Minimum Requirement

1

Time at Rank 

 

This is the minimum amount of time the student must be at this rank before they are eligible to test for the next rank.

N/A 

3 months

2

Minimum Attendance 

This is the minimum number of classes required at this rank before a student is eligible to test for the next rank.

 

N/A

30 classes

3

White Belts – 9 Kyu Promotion

White belts allowed to test for 9th Kyu (white belt with one yellow stipe)

N/A 

18 classes

4

Sho-dan Black Belt Promotion

1st Kyu brown belt seeking to test for 1st Dan black belt.

JKA Bahrain Chief Instructor

Approval Required 

1.     One year of good attendance on regular basis as 1st Kyu (3 times a week)

2.     Two Camps attendance (stamped in JKA Passport)

5

Ni-dan Black Belt Promotion

1st Dan black belt seeking to test for 2nd Dan black belt

JKA Bahrain Chief Instructor

Approval Required 

1.     Two years of good attendance on regular basis as 1st Dan (3 times a week)

2.     Three Camps attendance (stamped in JKA Passport)

6

Brown Belt Status

Brown belts wishing to keep their status ACTIVE to enable her/him to participate in black belt testing.

N/A 

1.     Yearly Camp attendance

2.     Attendance of 3 minimum Friday Kata classes per month

 

Center Regulations

No

Description

Description

 Special Note

Minimum Requirement

1

 

Children Drop Off

 

Children drop off and pickup is the responsibility of the parents.

N/A 

10 minutes before class starts

2

Mobile Phone

Usage inside the center.

 N/A

Must be on silent or off

3

Siblings

Toddlers and young children in the waiting area.

N/A 

Unsupervised toddlers and kids not allowed in the reception area

4

Parking

Parking inside the Habitat Business Compound.

N/A 

Not allowed – only drop offs

5

Gloves

All students must have Kumite gloves

N/A 

Must be with you all times or at the center with their name on them

 

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