American Judo & Jujitsu Federation Ethics Policy

Effective March 15, 2012


  1. All AJJF Black Belts examinees must successfully complete the online AJJF Ethics and Risk Management Course and Examination. Download the Ethics course
  2. The New School Registration Application will include a requirement that the School Head has successfully completed the online AJJF Ethics and Risk Management Course and Examination before the school can be approved.
  3. The AJJF Ethics Statement will be included in all AJJF Black Belt Exam Applications and School Registration Applications and it must be signed.
  4. School Heads are responsible for educating visiting instructors about AJJF Ethics.
  5. Records are to be retained permanently by Central Office. Paper records may be converted to an electronic form after 5 years.
  6. Non-compliance will result in suspension of school registration and, upon review by the BOP, possible individual registration suspension or dismissal.