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Ethical guidelines

As members of the Han Guk Mu Sool Association, we are committed to upholding the highest ethical standards in all our interactions and practices. These Ethical Guidelines outline the principles we adhere to, reflecting our dedication to integrity, respect, and responsible conduct. By adhering to these Ethical Guidelines, we strengthen the foundation of Han Guk Mu Sool, promote a positive and respectful community, and contribute to the betterment of ourselves, our peers, and society as a whole.

Respect for Individuals

Treat all individuals with dignity and respect, regardless of their background, gender, age, or skill level.
Refrain from engaging in any form of discrimination, harassment, or bullying.

Honesty & Integrity

Be truthful and transparent in all communications and dealings.
Do not engage in plagiarism, misrepresentation, or the use of false credentials.

Responsibility & Accountability

Take responsibility for your actions and decisions, both within and outside the training environment.
Acknowledge and rectify any mistakes or errors promptly and transparently.

Safety & Wellbeing

Prioritise the safety and well-being of all individuals during training and events.
Adhere to proper safety protocols and guidelines to prevent accidents and injuries.


Respect the privacy and confidentiality of fellow practitioners, instructors, and association matters.
Do not share personal information or sensitive details without consent.

Conflict Resolution

Approach conflicts with an open mind and a willingness to seek resolution through constructive dialogue.
Avoid aggressive or confrontational behaviour, and aim for a harmonious resolution.

Positive Contribution

Contribute positively to the growth and development of the Han Guk Mu Sool community.
Support fellow practitioners, share knowledge, and promote a culture of encouragement.

Cultural Sensitivity

Honour and respect the cultural roots and traditions of Korean martial arts.
Avoid actions or behaviours that may disrespect or misrepresent these traditions.


Maintain a professional demeanour in all interactions, whether within the association or outside.
Uphold the reputation of Han Guk Mu Sool through your conduct and actions.