The Bushido Karate Association Dan Grading Panel is made up of four of the most senior Instructors. All members of the panel are approved and registered by the SKGB to undertake and award Black belt or Dan awards from 1st Dan or Shodan Dan upwards.

The committee consists of:

  • Stuart Ramsay 7th Dan – BKA Chief Instructor
  • John Elliot 6th Dan – BKA Chairman
  • Brendan O’Mailley 7th Dan – BKA Vice Chairman
  • William Shearer 6th Dan