There are two sets of gradings, a junior syllabus for children who are at Primary School, supplied by the instructors and not reproduced here and the adult Syllabus supplied by instructors and reproduced here.

Once the Junior  Syllabus has been completed the children will move on to the adult system and received tags as the progress.

Gradings may be attempted, if ready (decision for the instructors) at three monthly intervals. Students will have an up to date license and pay the grading fee prior to examination.

Gradings costs start are £20 per grade (except for Dan Grades)

If attempted and not achieved re- sits will be decided by the instructors.

Instructors may award automatic grading if sufficient improvement has been made.

Instructors may re grade students who are not performing.

Your licence and grading book are combined and you can only get them through The Instructors David Murray or Allan McKean

Order of grading

8th Kyu

7th Kyu

6th Kyu

5th Kyu

4th Kyu

3rd Kyu

2nd Kyu

1st Kyu

All DAN gradings will require students to have attended, seminars, or courses including for judges or referees. All students are encouraged to enter competitions. All Dan Gradings will be carried out at the Honbu Dojo in Dunfermline and will be graded by a panel of three.

The grading syllabus is published by the SWA

Dan Gradings