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Dan Application Rules and Instructions

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”Rules and Instructions for Dan Application” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]GENERAL RULES:

(*) Must be filled in and submitted ONLY by the instructor or examiner. Forms submitted by students will not be accepted!

(**) Certificates will only be sent to the instructor or the examiner. It is not possible for ITF HQ Korea to post certificates to students directly.


  • Please fill in this form by typing; attach a passport type photograph (head and shoulders only), essay (for IV Dan only), previous training information (if applying for the first time) and attach them here
  • The form must be submitted by the instructor or examiner only. Forms submitted by students will not be accepted!
  • Any enquiries regarding this form should be sent to ITF HQ Korea Administration via email: korea@itfmail.org
  • Instructors & Examiners must be familiar with the testing requirements such as age, curriculum, time between tests and time reductions if applicable. All the above is the responsibility of the instructor and examiner. Where discrepancies are found the result may not be accepted by the Federation and this will be the responsibility of the Instructor and Examiner. The criteria for testing can be found here [link].


  • Application date
  • Title [Mr/ Ms/ Miss]
  • Full name (as in your membership card)
  • Date of birth (MM/DD/YYYY)
  • Nationality
  • Phone number
  • Gender [M/F]
  • Email address
  • Postal address
  • ITF HQ Korea membership number
  • Membership type [group/ individual regular/ individual premium]



  • Degree applied for [Dan]
  • Current certificate number
  • Testing date (MM/DD/YYYY)
  • Date of last test (Only black belts)
  • Location of testing
  • Examiner
  • Last Examiner’s membership number
  • Courses or events that entitle for time reduction: [Course title/ date (DDMMYYYY)/ Instructor/ certificate number]
  • Has time reduction been applied for? [Yes/No]
  • Group name (if group member)



(*)The instructor and examiner take full responsibility for correctly reporting the test result which will become the base for issuing appropriate certificates

About Instructor:

  • Instructor’s Full Name
  • Instructors membership number
  • Current Degree
  • Email address
  • Comments/Recommendation
  • Signature

About Examiner:

  • Examiner’s Full Name
  • Examiners membership number
  • Current Degree
  • Email address
  • Testing results [Past/Fail]
  • Comments/Recommendation
  • Signature