Belt Colors

Belt Rankings: Hamzys Ketsuka Karate

No Charge for testing, for any Rank. Testing starts after seven weeks.

  • Beginner
  • White Belt: 7-Week Test
  • Yellow Belt: 3 – 6 Months
  • Green Belt: 6 – 12 Months
  • Purple Belt: 12 – 18 Months
  • Brown Belt: 1 1/2 – 3 years
  • Degrees: 3rd, 2nd, 1st
  • Black Belt: 5 years minimum
  • Degrees 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th , 5th , 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th (minimum of 30 years)

Belt promotions are based on many factors:

  1. Ability
  2. Attitude
  3. Attendance
  4. Knowledge
  5. Respect for others.

Always remember that the belt is a piece of cloth and the real value is what meaning and ability you associate with it. When you decide to learn the martial art, we hope you join us as your time and effort will definitely be rewarded.