National Kata Course
Koshiki-no-kata and Kime-no-kata tutored by Yoshihiko Iura-sensei, Kodokan 8th Dan
This is a British Judo Association Licensed Coach Education Course
A National Kata Course for senior judoka of any grade will take place on Saturday 23 November 2024 and Sunday 24 November 2024 at the Army School of Physical Training, Aldershot, Hampshire.
10:00 to 16:00 both days – booking-in 0930
Examinations from 16:30 onwards
£30.00 per day (Saturday or Sunday), or £50.00 for both days
Those judoka holding an attendance certificate from a previously completed British Judo course in Koshiki-no-kata or Kime-no-kata will have the opportunity to be continuously assessed for a BJA Level 1 certificate in that particular kata. Higher level certificates will be subject to examination. Only holders of Level 1 may be examined for Level 2, and only holders of Level 2 may be examined for Level 3. Only Tori will qualify for a certificate. The Kata examinations and assessments will be free of charge, however for successful candidates there will be a charge of £10 to cover the cost of issuing a Kata Certificate
An attendance certificate from either day’s course satisfies the requirements for Section 9 of the BJA Technical Dan Grade syllabus.
Closing date for online registration: Friday 8th November 2024. No bookings will be taken after this date.
All military personnel serving in the Armed Forces will be able to attend for free. Military judoka must still book on the course with an administration fee of £5 per day to cover attendance certificates and other resources such as handouts. To obtain the relevant discount code to book on, please contact Colonel Jim Crompton – Secretary, Army Judo Association.