Code of Conduct – Parents

  • Parents/guardians and family members including younger siblings are welcome to sit in during the session provided they are silent, and do not distract the students from their training.
  • Please make sure mobile phones are turned off or put on ‘Silent’ mode during the session.
  • Encourage your child to learn the rules and work within them.
  • Discourage unfair play and arguing with instructors.
  • Help your child to recognise good performance, not just results.
  • Never force your child to take part in a Martial Art.
  • Set a good example by recognising fair play and applauding the good performances of all.
  • Never punish or belittle a child for losing or making mistakes.
  • Accept the judgements of instructors and officials.
  • Support your child’s involvement and help them to enjoy their Martial Art.
  • Use correct and proper language at all times.
  • Leave the instructing to the instructors.
  • Contact the instructor if you need to miss classes and/or wish to make up at another time.
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