Instructor Certification

Karate is the main focus of Sensei Fournier’s training with Shorinji Ryu Karate being his main style.

He has earned Black Belt rankings in Karate, Kobudo and Jiu Jitsu with Sensei Richard Kim, Hanshi, 10th Dan, along with Black Belt rankings from the Kokusai Butoku Kai and the National Karate Association (N.K.A.).

Sensei Fournier also has a belt ranking in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and a Masters in Martial Sciences which he earned in 1996.

In addition he has also studied with many other renowned Martial Art instructors from around the world and is skilled in:

  • Karate
  • Kobudo
  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
  • Defensive Tactics
  • Escrima
  • Pa Kua
  • Tai Chi
  • Chi Kung