"You are not finished when you lose. You are finished when you quit."
Hanshi Masaru Shintani

KARATE CANADA / WORLD KARATE FEDERATION DAN CERTIFICATE REQUEST

The Shintani Wado Kai Karate Federation is a Karate Canada recognized association.

NOTE: Based on Karate Canada requirements, a Karate Canada Dan Certificate must be received before a World Karate Federation certificate can be requested.

The Karate Canada Dan Certificate request process is as follows:

  • Interested members must be a member in good standing with the Shintani Wado Kai Karate Federation
  • Interested members must be a member in good standing with the Provincial Sport Organization (PSO). The requirements for certificates from 1st Dan to 5th Dan are:
      • 1st Dan – member of the PSO for at least 1 year.
      • 2nd Dan – member of the PSO for at least 1 year.
      • 3rd Dan – member of the PSO for at least 2 years
      • 4th Dan – member of the PSO for at least 3 years
      • 5th Dan – member of the PSO for at least 4 years and have a club registered with 15 students with the PSO
  • Member completes the application form.  Forms are available below for download.
  • Member submits the application form along with an eTransfer for the Certificate to Sensei Heather Fidyk (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or Sensei Darren Humphries (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).
  • Karate Canada will mail the certificate in 4 – 6 weeks (for Karate Canada Dan Certificates and 4 – 6 months for a World Karate Federation Certificate.

The Karate Canada and World Karate Federation Certificates is another optional avenue for our members to pursue if they choose to. Our current Dan Grading process remains the same and a Karate Canada or World Karate Federation Certificate can be issued without performing another Dan grading.

If you would like additional information, please feel free to reach out to Sensei Heather Fidyk (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or Darren Humphries (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

KARATE CANADA APPLICATON

WKF APPLICATON

NOTE: Based on Karate Canada requirements, a Karate Canada Dan Certificate must be received before a World Karate Federation certificate can be requested.


SWKKF VISION STATEMENT

The Shintani Wado Kai Karate Federation will be the premiere traditional karate and Shindo organization in North America, through the work of our highly skilled and dedicated instructors in developing unparalleled character, skill and pride in our students.

SWKKF MISSION STATEMENT

The Shintani Wado Kai Karate Federation is an inclusive organization modeling Hanshi Shintani's kindness and humility, through the teaching of his traditional karate and Shindo.


Last updated: December 2, 2019 | Shintani Wado-Kai Karate Federation © 2019