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Terms & Conditions


These are the policies and conditions adhered to and enforced by Takumi Karate Do.

1. Conditions of Training
Any new members first lesson is free but subsequent lessons will only be permitted upon the completion and return of the following forms, duly signed by the new member or their parent / guardian.

  • Personal Detail FormPDF Document Download
  • Personal Medical Form  PDF Document Download
  • Application For Training Licence (Insurance)  PDF Document Download
  • Completion of Photographic Approval form.  PDF Document Download

2. Club Constitution
As a non profit making organisation run by the members for the members, it is important that every member reads the constitution and is aware of it contents.  Although some of the office bearers have changed since the original constitution was signed its contents remain the same.

  • Takumi Karate Do Constitution  PDF Document Download

3. Child Protection
All the instructors have undergone an Enhanced Scottish Criminal Records Check in accordance with the criteria laid out by the Scottish Karate Governing Body (under a former membership) and most recently under the membership of the Scottish Karate Confederation and Traditional Karate Great Britain.

The club and the SKC both adhere very strictly to the Child Protection Policy laid down by the TKGB.  Members and parents are urged to read this document carefully and in the event that any action need to be taken, they are to following guidelines contained therein.

  • TKGB Child Protection Policy  PDF Document Download

4. Insurances
There are two types of insurance in use at Takumi Karate Do:

  • Member to Member Insurance - this is required by all members, regardless of grade and is their insurance cover whilst training in the clubs dojo, attending courses, competitions or other "TKD sanctioned karate events"  PDF Document Download


  • Professional Indemnity Insurance - this required by all "teaching" instructors who are over 18 years of age and above 3rd Kyu (brown belt).  The insurance is required to be renewed annually and is the instructors responsibility.

5. Payment of Fees, Licences etc
Takumi training fees must be paid in cash prior to the commencement of the session in question.  Licences, Gradings fees, Suits, Equipment etc, may be paid by cash or cheque which must be made payable to Takumi Karate Do.  No cheques are to be made payable to individuals of the club.

6. Supply of Karate Equipment & Gi's (suits)
As a martial arts club, TKD benefits from favourable wholesale prices, and as a non profit making organisation, TKD pass these savings on to the members.  The only additional cost is to cover any postage and packaging.

Please note that you do not need to purchase Gi's or equipment from Takumi if you can get them elsewhere.


Access to and use of Takumi's website (hereafter known as ‘the website’) is provided by Takumi Karate Do subject to the following terms:

By using the website you agree to be legally bound by these terms, which shall take effect immediately on your first use. If you do not agree to be legally bound by all the following terms please do not access and/or use the website.

1) Takumi may change these terms at any time by posting changes online. Please review these terms regularly to ensure you are aware of any changes. Your continued use of the website after changes are posted means you agree to be legally bound by these terms as updated and/or amended.

2) All material on this site is copyright Takumi Karate Do 2007-2008 unless otherwise stated. You are permitted to view the contents of this site on screen. You are also permitted to make copies of reasonable extracts from the site for your personal use or private study and to save reasonable extracts to your local hard disk for your personal use or private study. It is strictly forbidden to copy any material from this website for commercial use (other than as necessary for the purpose of viewing the site in the course of business). You also agree not to adapt, alter or create a derivative work from any Takumi Karate Do content except for Takumi Karate Do. If you have any queries regarding use of material on our website, please contact us at info@takumidojo.org.uk.

3) The Takumi logo must not be used to link to our site or in other ways represent Takumi on other websites without explicit permission from Takumi Karate Do. The only exceptions to this rule are for associated Takumi Partners and Affiliates.

4) You are welcome to link to material on the Takumi website so long as appropriate credit is given in the link title. You may not link to images or other downloadable resources unless explicit permission from Takumi has been sought, or it falls under the general copyright statement above. Please note we do not have a generic 'links' page. We link to other sites as and when we feel it adds value to the content on our site. The decision to link is an editorial one. We do not generally link to commercial enterprises of any nature except those that we have an affinity partnership with.

5) Content on the Takumi website, including the information, names, images, pictures, logos and icons regarding or relating to Takumi, its services (or to third party products and services), is provided without any representations or any kind of warranty made (whether express or implied by law), including the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.

6) Takumi Karate Do will not be liable for any damages, including indirect or consequential damages, or any damages arising from use or loss of use, data or profits, arising from or in connection with the use of the website. Although we will do our best to provide constant, uninterrupted access to the website, we do not guarantee this. We accept no responsibility or liability for any interruption or delay.

7) Takumi Karate Do does not warrant that functions contained in the website’s content will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that the website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs. You must take your own precautions in this respect as we accept no responsibility for any infection by virus or other contamination or by anything which has destructive properties.

8) The presentation of material on this website and the geographical designations employed do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of Takumi Karate Do concerning the legal status of any country, territory or area, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

These terms shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.


Takumi Karate Do has created this privacy policy to demonstrate our commitment to the privacy of the users of our websites. Please read the following to learn more about our privacy policy, and how we treat personally identifiable information collected from our visitors and users.

1. What this Privacy Policy Covers
This privacy policy covers Takumi Karate Do's treatment of personally identifiable information collected by Takumi through a website owned and operated by Takumi Karate Do .
This privacy policy does not apply to the practices of companies that Takumi do not own or control, or of persons that Takumi do not employ or manage, including any third-party content contributors bound by contract and any third-party websites to which the Takumi Karate Do website links.

2. Collection and Use of Personal Information

You can visit the website of Takumi Karate Do without revealing any personal information. However, Takumi needs certain personal information if you wish to use the contact form and other parts of the site. Where required, this information may include your personal contact information. Takumi Karate Do will use this information to reply to your enquiries, to provide you with requested information and to contact you regarding new services.

By accessing the services of Takumi and voluntarily providing us with the requested personal information, you consent to the collection and use of the information in accordance with this privacy policy.

3. Collection and Use of Non-Personal Information
Takumi Karate Do automatically receives and records non-personal information on our server logs from your browser including your IP address, cookie information and the page you requested. Takumi may use this information to customize the advertising and content you see and to fulfil your requests for certain products and services. However, Takumi does not connect this non-personal data to any personal information collected from you.

4. Information Sharing and Disclosure
Takumi Karate Do may disclose your personal information to third parties who work on behalf of Takumi to provide services requested by you. We will share personal information for these purposes only with third parties whose privacy policies are consistent with ours or who agree to abide by our policies with respect to personal information

Takumi Karate Do may otherwise disclose your personal information when:
a) We have your express consent to share the information for a specified purpose;
b) We need to respond to subpoenas, court orders or such other legal process;
c) We need to protect the personal safety of the users of our websites or defend the rights or property of Takumi Karate Do ;
d) We find that your actions on our websites violate the Takumi's Terms of Use document or any of our usage guidelines for specific products or services.

5. Consent
If you do not consent to the collection, use or disclosure of your personal information as outlined in this policy, please do not provide any personal information to Takumi Karate Do . If you have provided personal information to Takumi and no longer consent to its use or disclosure as outlined herein, please notify us at info@takumidojo.org.uk

6. Security
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be considered 100% secure. However, your information is protected for your privacy and security. In certain areas of our websites, as identified on the site.
We also safeguard your personal information from unauthorized access, through access control procedures, network firewalls and physical security measures.
Further, Takumi retains your personal information only as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes identified above or as required by law.

7. Changes to this Privacy Policy
Takumi may at any time, without notice to you and in its sole discretion, amend this policy from time to time. Please review this policy periodically. Your continued use of Takumi after any such amendments signifies your acceptance thereof.

8. Questions or Suggestions

If you have any questions or suggestions about this privacy policy, or your own personal information, please e-mail us at info@takumidojo.org.uk

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