STUDENT GRADING EXAMINATION REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL BELTS :
Tiny Tigers ( 5 - 8 Year olds class )
Tiny Tigers are required to fulfill a mimimum of 30 or more continous class attendances at each grading cycle of 4 months in order to qualify to take grading examination, and must have passed at least 3 tape tests that are taken each month. This will enable them to attempt the theory belt for their next belt of which they must pass at least 60% to be considered to take the practical Grading Examination. If none of the above conditions are met . They have to repeat this process again over the next grading cycle and so on, until they are ready to take the grading examination.Most of the time they pass the stripe belts due to their age and understanding to achieve the techniques as shown, but as they grow older their understanding increases so they have more chances of achieving the full colour Belts at their gradings. The tape test costs £2 to register and attempt, and the grading examination is £20 for each grading.
8 years upwards Junior & Adult Class
The grading requirements for the Juniors and Adults upto Purple and White Belt ( 4th Kyu ) is more or less the same as above. The only difference is due to their mature age and understanding, they have more chance of grading to the full colour belts. They must however fulfill a minimum of 22/24 class training attendances / sessions,at each grading cycle, and also must have passed a minimum of 2 rank/tape tests. This qualifies them to take the theory exam for the relevant belt online of which they should score 60% before being considered for the grading. The rank/tape tests and grading fees are as above.