Yellow Belt (8th Kyp)

Forms: Ech Chan Cho Bu &  Ech Chan E Bu

3-Step Sparring

3 Self Defense Technicals

Freespar

Break 1 Board with bottom-fist

Able to count to 10 in Korean

Know basic commands and general information

Know instructors’ names and ranks

Know how to tie your belt correctly

Minimum Three Months at Previous Rank

Regular Attendance            Interview            Test Fee

Blue Belt (5th Kyp)

All Previous, Plus:

Form: Pyong E Dan

First Five 1-Step Sparring, Both Sides (10 total)

10 Self Defense Technicals

Freespar

Three 1-Step Jump Kicks

Break: 1 Board with Right Foot
            1 Board with Left Foot

Minimum Six Months at Previous Rank

Red Belt (3rd Kyp)

All Previous, Plus:

Forms: Pyong Sa Dan
             One Weapon Form

First Eleven 1-Step Sparring, Both Sides (22 total)

Two Minutes of Self Defense

Minimum Ten Pressure Points

Timed Surprise Attacks

Freespar One on One & Two on One

Ten 1-Step Jump Kicks, Five Near & Five Far

Break: 1 Concrete block or 3 Wood Boards with Palm Heel Strike
            2 Boards Thickness, with a Kick

Minimum Three Months at Previous Rank

Red w/Double Stripe (1st Kyp)

All Previous, Plus:

Forms: Passai
             One Weapon Form

Sixteen 1-Step Sparring, Both Sides (32 total)

Three Minutes of Self Defense

Timed Surprise Attacks

 Freespar One on One, Two on One, & Three on One

Twenty 1-Step Jump Kicks, Ten Near & Ten Far

Break: 2 Concrete blocks or 5 Wood Boards with Palm Heel Strike
            2 Boards Right Foot
            2 Boards Left Foot
            Choice Break

Minimum Six Months at Previous Rank

Yellow w/Stripe (7th Kyp)

All Previous, Plus:

Form: Ech Chan Shim Bu

5-Step Sparring

6 Self Defense Technicals

Freespar

Break 1 Board with Palm-Heel Strike

Minimum Three Months at Previous Rank

Green Belt (6th Kyp)

All Previous, Plus:

Form: Pyong Cho Dan

First Five 1-Step Sparring

8 Self Defense Technicals

3 Knifehand Technicals

3 Elbow Technicals

Freespar

Break: 1 Board with Knife Hand
            1 Board with elbow

Minimum Three Months at Previous Rank

Blue w/Stripe (4th Kyp)

All Previous, Plus:

Form: Pyong Sam Dan

First Nine 1-Step Sparring, Both Sides (18 total)

10 Self Defense Technicals

Timed Surprise Attacks

Freespar One on One & Two on One

Minimum Five Pressure Points

Five 1-Step Jump Kicks

Break: 2 Boards Thickness, with a Punch
            2 Boards Thickness, with a Kick

Minimum Three Months at Previous Rank

Red w/Stripe (2nd Kyp)

All Previous, Plus:

Forms: Pyong O Dan
             One Weapon Form

First Thirteen 1-Step Sparring, Both Sides (26 total)

Two Minutes of Self Defense

Timed Surprise Attacks

 Freespar One on One & Two on One

Ten 1-Step Jump Kicks, Five Near & Five Far

Break: 2 Concrete blocks or 5 Wood Boards with Palm Heel Strike
            Choice Break

Minimum Six Months at Previous Rank