“Of what profit is there to train the body and enlighten the mind
if along the way we neglect to forge a strong and loving spirit”
As teachers of a rich and proud tradition of martial arts heritage, we dedicate ourselves to creating an environment that is conducive to excellence that will enrich and empower those that call us Sensei…”Our Students”.
Vision & Values
OUR STUDENTS will be accepted from all segments of our society. We will not restrict our membership based on race, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age or disability. Our membership is open to all people that are willing to adhere to TMAI’s rules and regulations for safety, training and personal conduct. Our learning environment is one of motivation through inspiration.
OUR INSTRUCTORS will be selected, trained and organizationally licensed. All instructors will be supported to enable them to provide quality instruction in all areas of our curriculum. All members of our instructional staff have and will continue to participate in continuing educational courses designed to produce the most qualified and instructionally proficient martial arts professionals in our industry. Each instructor has and will be trained to meet the needs of our students, and enable them to achieve their training goals and objectives.
OUR CURRICULUM will be the most professional and educationally sound text on both Okinawan Goju-Ryu Karate and Okinawan Kobudo. Our curriculum will follow a systematic, continuous and progressive methodology to facilitate the timely dissemination of course material and to encourage each student’s success during the examination process. Our curriculum will be continuously reevaluated and adjusted to reflect the most pertinent and up-to-date information on martial arts and leadership training.
OUR FACILITIES will be the cleanest! Our training equipment will be selected to operate efficiently and reliably. We will not compromise the safety and well-being of our students. We will systematically upgrade our facilities and equipment to provide our members high quality and safe training.