North Instructors & Staff

Mr Syahril Bin Osman
Lead Instructor
Mr Syahril has more than ten years of teaching experience in the J H Kim system and is one of our school’s specialists in teaching children under the age of five. Young children relate to his easy-going and amiable teaching style, while parents have often commended his unique ability to motivate and challenge children to surpass their limitations. Despite his gentle ways, Mr Syahril is a three-time National Champion in kyorugi. Besides his NCAP Level 2 and Poomsae Coach Level 3 coaching certifications, Mr Syahril has been a Certified Mixed Martial Arts Conditioning Coach from NESTA-MMACA since 2016 and attained his ISSA sports masseur certification in 2018. Last but not least, Mr Syahril is a dedicated black belt in Kummooyeh and an internationally-recognized instructor of the World Kummooyeh Federation.

Mr Joshua Tan Jianming
Mr Joshua graduated with a diploma in mechanical engineering and has tried many industries before he joined the team. He was already an exuberant and passionate coach with many years of experience and he wanted to channel his knowledge into what he loves most. Mr Joshua believes that Taekwondo goes beyond the physical art of self-defence and that it should also be valued for clarifying one’s mind and spirit. Besides being a NCAP Level 2 coach, Mr Joshua also holds the Poomsae Coach Level 3 coaching certification.

Ms Zuraidah Bte Jumahat
Customer Sales & Service
After 15 years in a Telecommunication field, Ms Zuraidah left her comfort zone to join the team as our customer service executive. While she may be a relative newbie to the Taekwondo scene, her previous customer service experience in an enrichment environment shows and she is able to communicate effectively with both parents and students alike. Although shy by nature, Ms Zuraidah is friendly and approachable when it comes to work and she has been vital in making North school a place where you can call home.