As students progress they gain belts of different colour at grading examinations. The links on this page describe the syllabus for each grade, and its associated belt colour.
|10th Kyu||10th Kyu||Red|
|9th Kyu||9th Kyu||Orange|
|8th Kyu||8th Kyu||Yellow|
|7th Kyu||7th Kyu||Green|
|6th Kyu||6th Kyu||Blue|
|5th Kyu||5th Kyu||Purple|
|4th Kyu||4th Kyu||Purple/White stripe|
|3rd Kyu||3rd Kyu||Brown|
|2nd Kyu||2nd Kyu||Brown/White stripe|
|1st Kyu||1st Kyu||Brown/Red stripe|
Tom has also produced this handy Excel Spreadsheet which lists many grades on one page - very useful for teaching purposes.