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Aims of Aikido
The aims are to train the mind and body through Aikido and to widely improve human society.
Features of Aikido
Aikido doesn’t have competition and is a unique Japanese Martial Art which train mind and body regardless of age or sex.
Addmission procedure (Enrollment)
Fill out the required information in the membership application form available at the front desk and submit it along with the admission fee to the secretariat. (Acceptable every day except holidays)
* Office Hours: Monday - Saturday 6:00 - 19:30, Sunday 8:30 - 11:30
Membership card
All members receive a Membership Identification Card after completion of the admission procedure. This card should be presented at the front desk before practice, and picked up when leaving the dojo.
Initial Enrollment Fee and Monthly Fees
Dojo Training; Beginners’ Class, Regular Class, Sunday Class, Individual Training, Group Training, Women's Special Class, Children's Class (under Age 15).
Type of Class of Membership Enrollment Fee Monthly Fee Practice Day
Beginners’ Class Regular Class
Women's Class
\8,800 \11,000
Student and Minors \8,250
Every day excluding Sunday and national holidays
Student and Minors \12,100
Every day excluding national holidays
Sunday Class \8,800 \5,500 Every Sunday
Special Class (Individual) \8,800 \44,000 2 days/week
Special Class (Group) \66,000 Plus 2 days/week
Women's Special Class \8,800 \11,000 2 days/week ?(Tue. & Fri.)
Children's Class
(under Age 15)
\8,800 \5,450 4 days/week

※ After you have enrolled in Aikikai, fees need to be paid by direct debit. You need your bankbook and seal to set up the
    direct debit.
※ If you attend a class in addition to your monthly membership type please pay \ 2,200 (per day)
※ Please note that we do not give refunds on fees already paid. (Including 10% Tax from Octobar 2019)
※ If you are a member of another dojo, and a member of the Aikikai, you can train at Hombu Dojo by paying a visitors
    fee of \ 2,200 yen (per day).
※ Please bring your Aikikai Membership card or your AIKIKAI INTERNATIONAL YUDANSHA BOOK to show Aikikai membership

Lesson Schedule
Practice times at Hombu Dojo can be seen below. From the schedule, feel free to pick a time or day convenient to you.
Class Type Days Time Floor Remarks
Sun. Mon. Tue. Wed. Thu. Fri. Sat.
Beginners' Class   07:00 - 08:00 2nd floor  
            09:30 - 10:30
              17:30 - 18:30 4th floor
    18:30 - 19:30
Regular Class 06:30 - 07:30 3rd floor
  08:00 - 09:00
            10:30 - 11:30
  15:00 - 16:00
  17:30 - 18:30
  19:00 - 20:00
Women's Class           17:30 - 18:30 4th floor  
Sunday Class (Regular)             09:00 - 10:00 3rd floor  
            10:30 - 11:30  
Sunday Class (Beginners)             09:30 - 10:30 4th floor  
Women's Special Class           10:30 - 11:30 3rd floor  
Children's Class       (To Children's Class) 2nd floor  

* Japanese national holidays are closed.

Grading Examination System

Notices will be posted for both the examination dates and the results.

・Kyu-level examination will be held every month except January and August.
・Dan-level examination will be held in March, May, July, October and December.

Please submit the application form along with the fee to the front desk by Thursday of the week of the examination day.