Dominic Sculli



Dominic Sculli
Chief Instructor, Australasia

Shito-Ryu Karate-Do International

Chief Instructor of Shito-Ryu Karate-Do International, began training in 1983 in the art of Shito-Ryu Shuyoukan.  He has travelled overseas, interstate and actively competed in tournaments throughout the 1980’s. He has trained in Japan under the guidance of Shihan Yoneda, in Singapore at the Shito-Ryu Karate Association, in Vanuatu, in the West Indies and in the United States of America (in the art of Ju-jitsu, Judo, Grappling and Boxing).  Sensei Dominic began teaching Karate in 1990 whilst still pursuing the technical aspects of Karate and Martial Arts.

Sensei Dominic Sculli is a recognised Karate Referee “A” with the World Karate Federation.

His credentials include the following:

  • Chief Instructor of Shito-Ryu Karate-Do International Shuyoukan
  • 7th Dan Blackbelt, Shito-Ryu Karate-Do Shuyoukan
  • 7th Dan, Australian Karate Federation
  • Government Accredited Coach (NCAS Level 3)
    – recognised by the Australian Sports Commission
  • World Karate Official – Kata Judge “A” / Kumite Referee “A”
  • National Officiating Accreditation Scheme (Level 1)
  • Former Victorian Head Coach (Kata)
  • Member of the Australian Karate Federation National Referee Commission
    (2006 – Current)
  • Member of the Australian Karate Federation Victorian Referee Commission
    (2000 – 2003)
  • Victorian Coaching Director (2000 – 2003)
  • Diploma in Fitness
  • Senior First Aid (Level 2)
  • Certificate IV Training and Assessment
  • Working with Children card (Department of Justice, Victoria)

Sensei Dominic teaches at the headquarters (Honbu) of Shito-Ryu Karate-Do International, which is located in East Keilor at BTB Martial Arts & Fitness Centre.