Categories
Curriculum

Black Belt

Foot ManeuversStrikes
Forearm
Kicks
Spinning Crescent
10 Kick Combination
Blocks
GrabsTechniques
Individual Techniques (15)
Forms
Personal Form / Thesis
Categories
Curriculum

Brown Belt

Stances/Foot Maneuvers
Crane Stance
Strikes
Half-fist (Leopard’s Paw)
Kicks
Tornado
Parries
Upward
GrabsTechniques
Thundering Hammers
Back Breaker
Individual Techniques (5)
Forms
Long 4
Two-Man
Categories
Curriculum

Green Belt

Stances/Foot ManeuversStrikes
Inverted Back-knuckle
Finger Whip
Straight Finger Poke
Inverted Finger Poke
Kicks
Spinning Hook
Axe
Blocks/Parries
Grabs
Double Wrist
Rear Bear-hug, Arms Pinned
Rear Bear-hug, Arms Free
Rear Two-handed Wrist
Double Arm Bar
Handshake
Techniques
Inside Crane
Outside Crane
Dance of Death, Inside
Dance of Death, Outside
Leap of Death
Forms
Long Form 3*
Finger Set (Short 4)
*Not required for students under 12
Categories
Curriculum

Blue Belt

Stances/Foot Maneuvers
Twist Stance
Inward-leaning
Outward-leaning
Strikes
Inward Elbow
Outward Elbow
Back Elbow
Upward Elbow
Overhead Inward Elbow
Obscure Elbow
Kicks
Inward Crescent
Outward Crescent
Spinning Back
Stomp
Sweep
Parries
Inward
Outward
Downward Outward
Downward Inward
Double
Grabs
Front Bear-hug, Arms Free
Front Bear-hug, Arms Pinned
Single-hand Lapel Cross
Front Tackle
Front Choke Cross
Techniques
Inside Left
Outside Left
C-Variation, Inside
C-Variation, Outside
Forms
Long Form 2*
Short Form 3
*Not required for students under 12
Categories
Curriculum

Purple Belt

Stances/Foot Maneuvers
Cat Stance
Step-drag
Drag-step (shuffle)
Front Crossover
Rear Crossover
Blocks
Kicks
Chicken
Hook
Strikes
Horizontal Finger Thrust
Overhead Claw
Ridge-hand
Grabs
Cross Wrist
Rear Choke
Rear Hair
Front Waist
Full Nelson
Techniques
Right-Left Combination
Left-Right Combination
Forms
Long Form 1*
Short Form 2
*Not required for students under 12
Categories
Curriculum

Orange Belt

Foot Maneuvers
Switch
Step-through
Step-back
Half-step
Cover
Blocks
Kicks
Back Thrust
Wheel
Strikes
Elbow Sandwich
Uppercut
Grabs
Side Shoulder
Side Waist
Headlock
Hammerlock
Techniques
Standard 5’s (right side)
Forms
Short Form 1 (both sides*)
*Not required for students under 12
Categories
Curriculum

Yellow Belt

Stances
Closed
Meditation
Horse
Neutral Bow
Forward Bow
Reverse Bow
Blocks
Rising
Inward
Outward Vertical
Outward Inverted
Outward Extended
Downward Outward
Downward Inward
Push
Kicks
Front Snap
Roundhouse
Side Thrust
Strikes
Horizontal Punch (Lock, Snap)
Vertical Punch (Lock, Snap)
Back-knuckle
Inward Knife-hand (Shuto)
Outward Knife-hand (Shuto)
Heel-palm
Hammer-fist
Grabs
Single Wrist
Front Choke
Single Hand Lapel
Double Hand Lapel Live
Double Hand Lapel Dead
Front Push
Forms
Star Block