Dojo Rules

Samurai Arts have Dojo training rules and Membership rules. These provide safety in the dojo, and order for the organisation.

Dojo Rules

  • Obtain medical advice before training
  • Safety first – release upon submission
  • Help others
  • Respect and obey instructors
  • Wash/shower before training
  • Keep judogi clean
  • No alcohol before training.
  • No smoking in dojo.
  • Arrive early
  • Do not swear in dojo
  • Respect and care for your fellow members.
  • Remove jewellery
  • Remove footwear at entrance
  • Learn dojo etiquette and safety signals
  • Students maintain dojo cleanliness
  • Do not use bu-jutsu in jest or without good cause.

Membership Rules

  • Fees and registrations are payable in advance.
  • Involve yourself in running of the organisation
  • Attend regularly
  • Enforce dojo rules strictly
  • Set an example in the dojo and outside
  • Encourage participation
  • Signed membership form required
  • Samurai Arts may request you to provide a report on criminal convictions from the Privacy Commissioner as a condition of joining.