Shaolin Kung Fu Testing Requirements

 

Basic Requirements
Level 1

  • 10 Stances – Bu Fa
  • 10 Kicks / Legs – Tui Fa
  • 10 Blocks / Elbows – Lan Fa
  • 10 Punches / Hands - Quan Fa
  • 10 Rolls / Falls – Shuai Fa
  • 10 Sweeps / Throws /Takedowns – Jiao Fa
  • 10 Ground Skills – Tu Fa
  • 10 Special Skills – Yi Fa

White Belt
Level 2

  • 1-5 Fighting Skills-Chuan Fa
  • 1-5 Seize and Hold Skills- Chin Na Fa
  • 1-5 Short Forms-Lohan / Tan Tui
  • 1-7 Muscle / Tendon Changing Classic -Yi Jin Jing
  • Bo Staff / Kuen - Spins - Blocks – Strikes

Yellow Belt
Level 3

  • 6-10 Fighting Skills - Chuan Fa
  • 6-10 Seize and Hold Skills- Chin Na Fa
  • 6-10 Short Forms - Lohan / Tan Tui
  • 1-10 Two Person Drills
  • 8-14 Muscle / Tendon Changing Classic-Yi Jin Jing
  • Short Staff - Spins - Strikes - Blocks
  • Tiger Form
  • Crane Form

Blue Belt
Level 4

  • 11-15 Fighting Skills – Chuan Fa
  • 11-20 Seize and Hold Skills - Chin Na Fa
  • 11-20 Short Forms – Lohan / Tan Tui
  • 11- 20 Two Person Drills
  • 15-21 Muscle / Tendon Changing Classic - Yi Jin Jing
  • Phoenix Form
  • Long Staff Form

Green Belt
Level 5

  • 16-20 Fighting Skills - Chuan Fa
  • 21-30 Seize and Hold Skills- Chin Na Fa
  • 21-30 Short Forms – Lohan / Tan Tui
  • 22-28 Muscle/ Tendon Changing Classic- Yi Jin Jing
  • 1-18 Er Chie Kuen- 2 Joined Sticks- Nunchucku Spins
  • Lohan Form
  • Short Staff Form

1st Degree Brown Belt
Level 6

  • Bird 1
  • Crane 1
  • Monkey 1
  • San Ie Chien
  • 5 Directional Palm- Long Fist 1
  • Double Ended Staff
  • Yi Jin Jing Postures 29-35
  • Technical & Endurance Punching & Kicking
  • Weapons-D.N.A.
  • YinYang Stretching & Conditioning
  • Advanced Ground Fighting
  • Glove Sparring

2nd Degree Brown Belt
Level 7

  • Bird 2
  • Crane 2
  • Mantis 2
  • Sai
  • Single Ended Staff
  • Connecting Fist- Long Fist 2
  • Yi Jin Jing Postures 36-42
  • Endurance & Technical Punching & Kicking
  • Weapons-D.N.A.
  • YinYang Stretching & Conditioning
  • Advanced Ground Fighting
  • Glove Sparring

3rd Degree Brown Belt
Level 8

  • Bird 3
  • Crane 3
  • Tiger 2
  • Eagle 1
  • Broadsword
  • Kwan Dao
  • Yi Jin Jing Postures 43-49
  • Technical & Endurance Punching & Kicking
  • Weapons-D.N.A.
  • Yin Yang Stretching & Conditioning
  • Advanced Ground Fighting
  • Glove Sparring

1st Degree Black Belt
Level 9

Beginner

  • Black Tiger-
  • Leopard- 1
  • Fist of Hua – ROAD 1
  • 7 Hands of the Praying Mantis
  • Table Top Straight Sword
  • Entwine the Dragon Staff
  • Green Dragon Broadsword
  • Practice of the Spear Fighting Techniques
  • Single Sickle
  • Double Daggers- Road 1
  • Drunken Fist 1
  • Drunken Staff
 

Advanced Black Belts

 
 

2nd Degree Black Belt

  • Intermediate

3rd Degree Black Belt

  • Advanced

4th Degree Black Belt

  • Expert

5th Degree Back Belt

  • Apprentice Master

6th Degree Black Belt

  • Full Master

7th Degree Black Belt

  • Senior Master

8th Degree Black Belt

  • Elder Master

9th Degree Back Belt

  • Senior Elder Master

10th Degree Black Belt

  • Grand Master - Master of Masters