Remember, your martial arts students are customers too. Thirty years ago if you offered martial arts lessons you had something special. It didn’t have to be special, have showers or look especially attractive. Now things are different, especially in urban areas where consumers have many martial arts choices.
People would seek you out, train and they appreciated the opportunity. Karate, judo, aikido and other arts are not novel anymore.
Investigators spoke to those instructors the day after the girl reported the assaults, and the girl was later interviewed at the Children’s Advocacy Center of Collin County.
He would tell the girl they were there to pick up equipment, but instead would have sex with her against her will. On one hand, it’s a great way to find someone with common interests.However, a dojo is like a family and if two of the family members are dating and something doesn’t work out, that could spell big trouble for the dojo.Then there are also YMCAs, YWCAs and community centers that offer martial arts programs. If you are running a small club or school in a YMCA, in a school after hours, a church basement, or in a community center, you probably have seen the effects.But, if you are teaching as a hobby, just to work out or merely for the love of it, the net consequences may not be so serious.Once a Encinitas Karate instructor is certified to teach our unique and effective system, they are then required to receive continuing martial arts and instructor education yearly.All our Certified Instructors are hold Black Belts, and most of them have been practicing Martial Arts since childhood.Their training can be a bond that helps strengthen their relationship and vice versa. If they can’t keep their relationship issues off the mat it can create awkward social situations at the dojo.Or if the couple has a bad break-up it may lead to one or both people leaving the dojo.Each student is treated with respect, and is trained to the best of their own ability and potential. All of our instructors are highly motivated and care about ‘proper instruction’ of each and every student.All techniques are shown, broken down and taught in a slow, controlled and most importantly, supervised environment, until such a time as the instructors feel the student has mastered the technique.