Steve Hart is Chalkstone karate clubs senior instructor (Sensei) and is responsible for all aspescts of running the club. He started his karate training in 1987 and achieved his fisrt dan (shodan) black belt in 1992. Spending all his time teaching meant that achieveing second dan (Nidan) didn't happen until 2008, third dan (Sandan) in 2011 and fourth dan (Yon dan) in 2016
Steve regularly attends training sessions at the Toyakwai Karate Association headquarters with top instructors and is in training for fifth dan (Go dan)
In addition to his karate qualifications Steve has been fully DBS vetted and has training in child protection and first aid.