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COURSES

TOKEN KAI TORONTO

(Established under Letter Patent July 26, 1993)

Token Kai Toronto is a special study group composed of students anticipating taking the Novice Course.  Those students now taking the courses, graduates of the courses - All members of the JSSC are also welcome to our meetings, located in Barrie, ON.  For more information email:  cansamurai@sympatico.ca 

 

NOVICE COURSE (900 AD TO 1596 AD)

KOTO ERA

 

The various traditions, schools and periods of the Koto Era and, in many cases, the families that made them.  Upon completion of the course, the student will receive a certificate of competence.

 

 

Prerequisite:  JSSC membership

 

Cost:                $350.00 (materials, shipping and handling included)

International    $375.00

 

ADVANCE COURSE 

 

This course deals with the period 1596 to 1868 covering all the major important schools of both the Shinto and Shin-Shinto periods, the representative smiths of each school and their styles, individual workmanships.  Fully rounding out the students needed Kantei knowledge.

Prerequisite: JSSC membership

                      Novice Course Certificate, plus fee covering test papers and Certificates.

 

Cost:              $350.00 International $375.00

                      Additional research books not covered.