Belt Testing

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COLOUR BELT TESTING (WHITE- BLACK STRIPE BELT)

Colour belt testing is held on the last Friday of every month. Junior testing begins at 5:30 sharp and adults at 7:00pm. Students must arrive on time and in full uniform, no t-shirts or socks are permitted.

2017 COLOUR BELT TESTING DATES:

JANUARY 27TH                                  FEBRUARY 24TH

MARCH 31st                                         APRIL 28TH

MAY 26TH                                            JUNE 30TH

JULY 28th                                            AUGUST 25TH

SEPTEMBER 29TH                           OCTOBER 37TH

NOVEMBER 24TH                            DECEMBER 22nd

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Testing forms are given to students when the instructor believes they are ready to take the test. The form will not be accepted unless it is signed by the instructor.

The forms describe what they must demonstrate correctly to pass and obtain their next level. They must be handed in the day before the testing.

 

BLACK BELT TESTING

Black belt testing is held once every three to four months. Students must arrive on time and in full uniform, no t-shirts or socks are permitted. Forms must be handed in one week before! Once you pass, you will receive an embroidered black belt and Dan certificate, an international certificate from the World Taekwondo Headquarters and membership card. International certificates take 3-4 months to deliver.

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2017 BLACK BELT TESTING DATES

SATURDAY MARCH 25th, 3-5PM

SATURDAY JUNE 24TH, 3-5PM

SATURDAY NOVEMBER 4TH, 3-5PM

Black Belt Seminar classes are designed to prepare black belt candidates for their testing and it is recommended that students attend. Check our events board for upcoming seminar dates. Similarly to colour belts, you will recieve an invitation and form to attend the test when the instructor feels you are ready.

The International Taekwondo Headquarters (Kukkiwon), along with the Ontario Taekwondo Association and Sport Canada, set minimum standards for Taekwondo enthusiasts to advance through the levels of black belt. Restrictions include time requirements between testings, age restrictions, and demonstration of an above average interest in the sport.

1st Poom/Dan – N/A

2nd Poom/Dan – 1 year black belt experience

3rd Poom/Dan – 2 years 2nd Dan experience

4th Poom/Dan – 3 years 3rd Dan experience, 18+                            

5th Dan – 4 years as 4th Dan, 25+

6th Dan – 5 years as 5th, 30+ years old, essay