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  1. Exert oneself in the perfection of character
  2. Be faithful and sincere
  3. Cultivate the spirit of perseverance
  4. Respect propriety
  5. Refrain from impetuous and violent behaviour
Dojo Etiquette

The art of karate places great emphasis on the development of character via a code of behaviour from all of its practitioners, together with physical training. Mutual respect for Instructors and other students, as well as an acknowledgement of seniority must be maintained at all times. All SSK students must behave in a way that enhances good conduct on behalf of their club and themselves. Instructors in particular have a particular responsibility as they can greatly influence the behaviour of their students both inside and outside the dojo. The key points to remember are:

Because karate is practised in a traditional manner and based around discipline there are several things you should and shouldn't do when training.