White Belt

10th Gup to 9th Gup Rank Requirements

White Belt to Yellow Belt

Below are the requirements for students to earn their Yellow Belt.  It typically takes a student between 2-3 months to learn the skills and test.  Visit our Events Page to see when the next available test will take place.

Form:Basic Form #1 (Giecho Hyung Ill Bo) (Video)
Basics:White Belt Basics (Korean/English) (PDF)
Self Defense (13 & older):#1 & 2
One-Step Sparring (13 & older):#1 & 2 (Video), #1 & 2 (PDF)
Long Distant Sparring Combinations
(12 & younger):
#1 & 2 (Video)
Terminology:White Belt Terminology (PDF)
Other Helpful Resources:How To Tie Your Belt (Video)
Stances of Tang Soo Do (Video)
Here is a helpful book, the Survival Guide. We invite you to read this book and study it for any questions you may have.