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I. S. A. MARTIAL ARTS / KOREAN KUKKIWON DAN CERTIFICATION and FAQ's
The KUKKIWON has lowered their DAN fees Check here!The Kukkiwon Dan office of the I. S. A. MARTIAL ARTS, provides a direct link between the U.S.A. students and the KMS business office in Korea. It is our goal to provide efficient processing of your student Dan certificates and to provide a support system with KMS. The I. S. A. MARTIAL ARTS KUKKIWON Dan office follows all rules and regulations set forth by KMS and the World Taekwondo Federation.
Q: How do I set up an account to promote my student's Black Belts through the Kukkiwon with the I. S. A. MARTIAL ARTS?
A:Anyone who practices and promotes Kukki-style TaeKwonDo may make application to this office for the Kukkiwon Dan certificate for himself/herself and his/her students. One simple e-mail to I. S. A. MARTIAL ARTS Headquarters will set it up for you.
A: The answer isNO as of November 01, 2011. The KukKiWon will only do skip-dans if the student travels to Korea or the student attends one of the Kukkiwon open testings in the U. S. A..
Q: Are the promotion applications located on the I.S.A. website?
A: NO, the promotion applications will be sent upon request via e-mail or you mat go to the Official Kukkiwon Web site.
A: Dan certification fees are located on the web at: http://www.isamartialarts.net/isa_kukkiwon_certification_PAGE.htm
Q: How can I check to see if an instructor holds a specific rank?
A: The best way to check the rank of an instructor is by contacting Kukkiwon, directly. There is a link to their website here: http://www.kukkiwon.or.kr/eng/index.action The e-mail for KKW staff is: Ms. Amanda: email@example.com
A: The best way to check the authenticity of your certificate is to contact Kukkiwon, directly. There is a link to their website here: http://www.kukkiwon.or.kr/eng/index.action The e-mail for KKW staff is: Ms. Amanda: firstname.lastname@example.org
A: Poom certificates are
for students who are under the age of 15.
A: The World Taekwondo Federation is the International Federation (IF) governing the sport of Taekwondo and is a member of the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF). The WTF recognizes national Taekwondo governing bodies recognized by the NOC in the pertinent country, one in each country, as its members.
Kukkiwon, also known as World Taekwondo Headquarters, and home of the World Taekwondo Academy, is the official taekwondo governing organization established by the South Korean government. It is supervised by the International Sports Division of the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism. It is the Official Dan Ranking System through the KMS Business Team and is separate from the World Taekwondo Federation completely.
Master Petrotta of the I. S. A. MARTIAL ARTS is a KukKiWon Certified 5th Dan.
Update on FEBRUARY 15, 2014@ 0900EST
by I.S.A. Consultation Group