Unleash Your Potential Through Karate
Welcome to North West Karate Academy, we provide Karate for Children and Adults.
Since 1984, we’ve been teaching students of all ages through our comprehensive approach to Karate. At the Academy, we welcome students of all backgrounds and abilities. Our academy is more than just a Dojo; it’s a community that fosters discipline, respect, building resilience and personal growth.
Benefits of Karate
- Improves strength, flexibility, and cardiovascular health.
- Stress relief
- Discipline and focus
- Boosts confidence and self-esteem through achievement
- Social interaction
- Mental resilience
- Lifelong learning
- Cultural understanding
- Enjoyable activity
Karate for Every Age Group
Nurture your child’s potential in a safe, encouraging environment. Our programs focus on building coordination, balance, concentration, and confidence. With a transparent teaching approach, parents are welcomed to watch their child’s progress.
Adult Practical Karate
Karate isn’t just for young people, Our Adult Karate Classes combine Self Defence, Sport Karate, and Fitness with an emphasis on practical partner work. Experience a dynamic blend of Striking and Pad Work, Grappling, Kata and Kata explanation, all geared towards functional Self Defence. No experience necessary – we welcome newcomers!
Belt Grading System
Students will experience a sense of achievement as they progress through our structured belt grading system which includes separate belt systems for Children and Adults.
Whether you’re a seasoned practitioner or brand new to Karate, our classes are designed to accommodate all skill levels. Private lessons are also available.
Why Choose Us?
Tailored Development Programs
We offer distinct programs for Kids, Children, Cadets, and Adults each designed to introduce progressively advanced techniques and skills.
Our curriculum covers Self Defence, Sport Karate, and Fitness, ensuring a well-rounded experience.
As members of the English Karate Federation (EKF), we’re backed by the official English Governing body for Karate. The EKF are members of the World Karate Federation (WKF), the Official Governing Body recognised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
All our instructors are fully qualified, insured, and have undergone rigorous DBS checks to ensure the safety and well-being of our members.
All lessons at Newton-le-Willows and Queens Park Health and Fitness in St Helens are taken on a safely matted area. Our venues are equipped with safety measures, including first aid equipment, defibrillators, fire extinguishers, and clearly marked fire exits.
Continuous Professional Development
Our instructors regularly attend courses in first aid, defibrillator usage, safeguarding, and instruction techniques, ensuring the highest standards of teaching.
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Short video of our Cadet class at the Dojo