Joining the Australian Karate Federation opens developmental pathways for member through competition,officiating and professional development.
We are a non-profit,and the only Government recognised governing body for all karate-do in Western Australia. This ensures our Members have access to our policies in such important areas as ‘Drugs in Sport, anti-discrimination, infectious diseases, risk management, etc.
Our members enjoy a diverse choice of subjects as part of our education program. They are eligible to gain internationally recognised qualifications in a number of fields. The West Australian Karate Federation also conduct annual coaching accreditation recognised by the Australian Sports Commission and National Coaching Accreditation Scheme
In cooperation with the Australian Sports Commission we conduct a National Coaching Accreditation Scheme program to ensure our members have the latest up-to-date knowledge, tools and qualifications.
Access to AIS is available to our elite athletes and coaches. Our highly respected and successful coaching staff regularly take groups to the AIS to make full use of the latest developments in sports science and coaching methods to improve the performance of our young athletes.