IIFK Mission Statement
To offer guidance and support, educate, promote, and unite Isshin-Ryu Karate practitioners and martial artists throughout the world.
About the IIKF

The International Isshin-Ryu Karate Federation will:


  • Issue Black Belt Rank Certificates to qualified students at member dojos.
  • Provide training opportunities to improve Isshin-Ryu Karate skills and knowledge through Seminars, Workshops, and other lessons.
  • Provide training and certifications in other areas including
    • Karate Instructor Certification
    • Karate Tournament Referee Certification
    • Self-Defense Instructor Certification
    • Karate/Martial Arts Dojo Business Certification
  • Organize a competitive tournament schedule along with an International Isshin-Ryu Karate Championship.