Training Fees


Membership is Free at Malvern Shotokan Karate Club. Unlike most clubs who charge a ‘Joining Fee’, we do not charge for joining our Karate Club.

Session Prices

Pay Per Session: £5.00

Pay Monthly:

We offer the following Pay Monthly options which could save you a lot of money each month:

  • 8 Sessions Per Month – £30 (Saving you £10)
  • 12 Sessions Per Month – £40 (Saving you £20)
  • Unlimited Sessions Per Month – £50 (Saving you a lot!)

As well as saving on your Karate sessions per week, you also receive discounts on club Gradings which are held 4 times per year.

We also have special discounted prices for the age 4-6 youngsters:

  • 4-6 year olds class is £40 per month for 12 sessions. This is the only pay monthly option for this part of the club.

Anyone wishing to pay monthly can set up a standing order made payable to Malvern Shotokan Karate Club. Please ask at the club for more details to arrange.

Grading Fees:

Malvern Karate Club holds 4 x Gradings per year which are all held at Dovecot MAC by external examiners. Our grading’s are held by Sensei Frank Brennan and Sensei Jim Brennan, both are part of the KUGB Technical Committee. The below shows the cost for individual paying per session and monthly paying members:

  • Pay Monthly Members – £17
  • Pay as you Train Members – £22

If successful in receiving your next grade at the club grading. Belts can be purchased at the club. They are usually priced between £4 and £5 depending on Grade.

Licence Fees:

As the club are affiliated to the Karate Union of Great Britain, you will be associated to the largest single style association in Britain. Licenses are to be renewed yearly and are to be purchased after 2 weeks of training. The cost of a KUGB Licence is £24 for Children under 16, and £27 for Adults.

Prices are as of January 2016 and are subject to change. The above is indicative only so please check for exact latest price in case of any recent cost of living rise not yet reflected on this site.