Code of Conduct

  • Always be respectful.

  • Always address black belt instructors as Professor and non-black belt instructors as coach.

  • Absolutely NO coaching of your children or other students during class.

  • Kids do not enter the mat area until 10 mins before class time and use the mat to stretch and warm up – the mat is not a playground.

  • If you are late, wait outside the mat area until the Professor or Coach gives you permission to enter the class.

  • Do not leave the mat area during class without permission from the Professor or Coach.

  • During class, when the instructor is demonstrating technique, every student must sit or stand with good posture.

  • Talking should be kept at a minimum level and relate to the class subject.

  • No foul language inside the Academy.

  • Keep feet clean. No dirty feet on the mat.

  • You must always wear a shirt or rash guard inside the academy.

  • The uniform must be kept clean at all times.

  • Be respectful towards your training partner.

  • All jewelry, piercings, necklaces, and other items should be removed during training.

  • Keep fingernails and toenails neatly trimmed and maintained.

  • No electronic devices allowed in the training area.

  • No shoes, food or drinks are allowed on the mat.

  • Be humble.