TRAINEE INSTRUCTOR INFO
The SKU has its own instructor training scheme of 6 level instructor qualifications.
Junior Assistant Instructor for black belt members aged 12 to 17 years - see below for more details
Level 1 Assistant Instructor for members 18+ years of minimum grade 3rd Kyu.
Level 2 Assistant instructor for members 18+ years of minimum grade 1st Dan
Level 3 Club Instructor for members 18+ years of minimum grade 1st Dan who run their own club
Level 4 Senior Instructor for members 18+ years of minimum grade 3rd Dan
Level 5 Instructor / Assessor for members 18+ years of minimum grade 5th Dan
To gain the above qualifications contact for information and help in either becoming an assistant instructor or opening your own club.
Junior Instructor Course Outline
The purpose of the SKU Junior Instructor Training Programme is to enable SKU members of age 12-17 years to gain Instructor qualifications as an assistant instructor.
The assistant instructor award is a stepping-stone, giving experience to individuals who on achieving 18 years of age can apply for adult instructor status.
As well as learning how to assist their instructor in class, individuals will also cover basic first aid.