Student’s Code of Conduct

To maintain a positive and respectful Martial Arts environment, we request students to follow these guidelines.

CLASS TRAINING

●Turn up on time for class. 

●Enter class with energy and demonstrate your enthusiasm for learning. 

●Students are required to wear their uniform in class, and, with patches in correct places. Grade Belts must be worn at all times, during class, and, be tied correctly. 

●Remove all Jewellery before class. 

●Present your Membership Book to be signed at the Start of class

●Practise good personal hygiene, keep your body and uniform clean, and, free of odours. Use  deodorant if necessary. Bring a towel to wipe sweat. 

●Always be well mannered, respectful, and, courteous towards fellow students and teachers. 

●Always show your best attention, give your teachers, positive responses to questions. 

●Steady and consistent attendance is essential to progress. If possible notify your teacher if you will be /or have been absent from class. 

●When your teacher is teaching, you listen. There are to be no side line classes, interruptions, or, discussions. Stop what you are doing, to follow his/her instructions. 

●All Students must have their own Basic Personal Training Equipment (Focus Pads / Training Gloves / Pair of Rattan Sticks) within a month of Officially joining Silat Kali Ireland. During student progression, other equipment may be required. 

●Please mark all your personal belongings with your name.

TRAINING FEES 

●All class tuition fees must be paid at the start of each term. Students will not be able to access class  without payment in full. Payment can be made in class, or online www.PayPal.Me/guruliam 

●Late fees will applied if training fees are more then a week late. If there is a problem with paymemt, then contact Guru Liam or Head of Accounts Margaret Toomey.

● Family Deals does not include extended family members.

● Training Fees covers  Unlimited evening classes in any venue.

●There are no Term discount prices for missed weeks, as there are on average 10 classes a month to choose from. Students are responsible for their own class attendance.

●Lapsed Term Payment, will result in cancellation of club membership, and any classes earned   towards a grade. Student re-admission to the club will be only at the Chief Instructor’s discretion. 

GRADING

●Students can only access the Belt Testing Days (Gradings) when they complete the minimum   number of evening classes, and have the Chief Instructor’s permission.

                      Beginners Grades - (Yellow / Orange) 15 Classes

                      Intermediate Grades (Red / Green/ Blue) 20 Classes

                      Advance Grades (Purple / Brown) 30 Classes

                      Instructor Grade (Black) – 60 Training Classes + 15 Assistant Teaching Classes.

 ● Students who want to grade are required to have access to the Online Training, so they can practise at home correctly and have all the required techniques for their Grading. This can be shared amoung Family members. This is available on courses.silatireland.com

●Students are required to learn, and, demostrate all the required techniques that are on their Grading Level. 

● Students must wear the full correct Silat Kali Ireland Uniform throughout the Grading.

●Students who become teachers must informed USKI if they wish to open a class, and these classes will run on a partnership with USKI. 

●Any Student who fails to comply with the above, or shows no good will to the Students Code of Conduct will have their membership of USKI terminated. 

USKI Mission Statement.

●To promote the Cultural, Traditions, and, Martial aspects of the South East Asian Martials Arts.

●To create an environment of learning covering the Physical, Internal, and, Meditational aspects of  South East Asian Arts, which is open to all ages, gender, race and abilities.

●To help students learn how to defend themselves, promote fitness, and, wellbeing.

●To bring people together in an environment where learning is fun, as part of the local community, and promoting the Martial Code of Family, Loyalty, and, Respect.

●To promote direct lineage and teaching from the Masters in South East Asia.

 

Guru Liam McDonald - Qualification

Chief Instructor of Urban Silat Kali Silat, with over 38 Years of teaching experience.

Guru Besar (Master Degree) in Indonesian Silat.

Pendekar (Master Degree) in Malaysian Silat.

Guro (Instructor) in Filipino Eskrima.

Former International Kali Team Coach (Northern Ireland).

European Bronze Kali Medallist and Trainer of 3 European Kali Champions.

Event organiser and hosts to Ireland of Internationals Teachers and Festivals.

  

 How to Pay

1) By Cash or Cheque in class. (Cheques made payable to “Liam McDonald”).

2) Online at www.PayPal.Me/guruliam  (Just type in amount you want to pay).

3) Website, just click “Online Store” on our club website page. www.guruliam.com

 

Contact Details: Guru Liam McDonald

Tel / Text 087 9956569

E-mail: guruliam@hotmail.com

Website: www.guruliam.com