Instructor Profiles

All of JKA Karate East Lothian’s instructors hold the appropriate Disclosure Scotland certificates and are accredited by the Scottish Karate Board, our sport’s governing body in Scotland as recognised by Sportscotland. 

Sensei Bert Stewart

Name: Bert Stewart, Rank: 5th Dan JKA, Started training: 1973

Lead instructor for JKA Karate East Lothian and JKA Karate Dalgety Bay, national coach for JKA Karate Do Shotokan Scotland.

JKA International Licences

B Instructor- B Referee – C Examiner


Sensei Dave Osborne, 4th Dan JKA.

Sensei Paola Burrows, 4th Dan JKA

Sensei John Lunn, 3rd Dan JKA

Sensei Stephen Fraser, 2nd Dan, JKA

Sensei Liam Garrett, 2nd Dan, JKA