Rules and Procedures


  • Bow upon entering & leaving the school, and Bow when entering and leaving the mat
  • Remove shoes upon entering the school
  • Adults – it is best to arrive 15 minutes early to stretch out before class
  • While waiting for your class to begin, be considerate of those already in class and keep quiet
  • If you do arrive late for class, approach the side area of the mat and wait for the instructor’s signal to “bow-in” before joining the class.
  • Progress card: Retrieve your card upon entering the training area.  If the card is not found, inquire in the office.
  • NO Jewelry
  • NO perfume, cologne or after shave (due to people’s allergies)
  • Keep fingernails clean and trimmed
  • Keep your uniform in proper and clean condition. Wash after each use.  Wear the Tomizaki’s school official uniform to all classes.  Any undershirts worn should be sleeveless. *sleeves should not show
  • You may NOT make alterations to your uniform, nor wear any unapproved uniform, gear or equipment.




  • Address all Instructors by their proper title
    • Master = English translation of “Sifu” (Master Tomizaki)
    • Si Fu = Title granted by Master signifying superior skill, teaching & virtue
    • Si Hing = male instructor  (“older brother”)
    • Si Jeh = female instructor (“older sister”)
  • Show RESPECT for all classmates; whether senior or lower level – in return you will gain their respect
  • Always show respect for other Martial Artists
  • NEVER use your Kung Fu skills to cause problems.  Kung Fu is taught for self-defense, health and as an art.