Black Belt Course Grading

Grade 5 (Red Stripe Green Sash/Red Sash)

  1. Sui Nim Tao Sentence 1 + 2
  2. 3 Elbown and Knee Stikes against a pad
  3. Pak Sao with continuous punches/Palm Strikes
  4. Dan Chi Movement of Punch to form the Bong Sao
  5. Wing Chun Single punch/Palm Strike (Advancing step/Arrow Step)
  6. Basic Centre Line Theory Knowledge

Grade 6 (Green Sash/Green Stripe White Sash)

  1. Sui Nim Tao Sentence 3 + 4
  2. Lat Sao Forward and Backwards stepping/Pivoting left and right
  3. Garn Sao and Punch, Gum sao and Punch
  4. Dan Chi Movement of maintaining an outside Tarn Sao
  5. Wing Chun Double punch/Double Palm Strike (Advancing step/Arrow Step)
  6. Similtanious attack and defence explanation

Grade 7 (Green Stripe Blue Sash/Green Sash)

  1. Sui Nim Tao Sentence 5 + 6
  2. Lat Sao Changing Sides
  3. Wu Sao Defence with added V step Movements
  4. Dan Chi Movement palm strike to create the low sinking elbow (Jum sao)
  5. Wing Chun Triple punch/Triple Palm Strike (Meridian Stance/Flanking Steps)
  6. Wedge Theory Explanation

Grade 8  (Blue Sash/Blue Stripe White Sash)

  1. Sui Nim Tao Sentence 7 + 8
  2. Lat Sao bong Gerk and Yup Gerk Movements
  3. Flanking steps left/right with Fook sao Cover
  4. Dan Chi Movement to complete the Dan Chi Roll Movement
  5. Wing Chun Continuous punches/Continuous Palm Strike (Meridian Stance/Flanking Steps)
  6. Managing your distance

Grade 9  (Blue Stripe Brown Sash/Blue Sash)

  1. Chum Kui Form, Opening Elbow turning
  2. 3 Elbow and knee stikes to pads
  3. Double wrist grab high with use of Elbows
  4. Chi Sao Two arm Roll
  5. Punching Drill of 2 high and 2 low punches/Palms
  6. The theory of the Four Wing Chun Principles

Grade 10 (Brown Sash/Brown Stripe White Sash)

  1. Chum Kui Form, Grab and Kick
  2. Avoiding waist grabs and head locks
  3. Double wrist grab waist use of Tarn Sao and Gum Sao
  4. Chi Sao 3 Basic attacks from the Roll
  5. Punching Drill of 2 high/1 low and 2 low/1 high punches and palms
  6. The Theory of the 4 power principles

Grade 11 (Brown Stripe Black Sash/Brown Sash)

  1. Chum Kui Form, Turn with Front Kick and step
  2. Balance control from a sweep and basing out from a throw
  3. Single wrist grab use of Huen Sao and Lap Sao
  4. Chi Sao entry movements
  5. Punching Drill of 1 high/1 low/1 high and 1 high/2 low/1 high punches and palms
  6. The Theory of Mirroring your opponent

Grade 12 (Black Sash/Black Stripe White Sash)

  1. Chum Kui Form, Gum Sao with Punches
  2. Landing on floor correctly and getting back up
  3. Double Grab arm control
  4. Jut Jun Sequence
  5. Punching Drill of double vertical and horizontal punches and palms
  6. The theory of finding the best and quickest exit