Tae Kwon Do Belt Levels

Color Belts      
White Belt
Forms (Poomse) Moves Character Additional
Kih Choh Hyung Il Bu Basic Movements (Hand/Foot)    
(20 movements)
       
12 Keub – Yellow Belt
Forms (Poomse) Moves Character Additional
Kih Choh Hyung  Yi Bu Basic Movements (Hand/Foot) Courtesy Self-defense (1-2)
(20 movements) Honesty 1 Step Sparring
     
11 Keub – Orange Belt
Forms (Poomse) Moves Character Additional
Ki Cho Hyung  Sam Bu Basic Kicking Courtesy Self-defense (1-4)
(20 movements) Jump Front Kick Honesty 1 Step Sparring
  Free Sparring Unity  
    Solidarity  
       
10 Keub – Purple Belt
Forms (Poomse) Moves Character Additional
Tae Guek Il Jang Jump Front Kick Courtesy Self-defense (1-6)
(18 movements) Jump Roundhouse Honesty 1 Step Sparring
  Free Sparring Loyalty  
    Companionship  
       
9 Keub – Junior Green Belt
Forms (Poomse) Moves Character Additional
Tae Guek Yi Jang Jump Front Kick Courtesy Self-defense (1-8)
(18 movements) Jump Roundhouse Honesty 2 Step Sparring
  Free Sparring Loyalty  
    Companionship  
    Patience  
       
8 Keub – Senior Green Belt
Forms (Poomse) Moves Character Additional
Tae Guek Sam Jang Jump Front Kick Courtesy Self-defense (1-10)
(20 movements) Jump Roundhouse kick Honesty 2 Step Sparring
  Free Sparring Loyalty  
    Companionship  
    Patience  
       
7 Keub – Junior Blue Belt
Forms (Poomse) Moves Character Additional
Tae Guek Sa Jang Jump Front Kick Courtesy Self-defense (1-12)
(20 Movements) Jump Roundhouse Kick Honesty 2 Step Sparring
  Jump Side Kick Loyalty  
  Free Sparring Companionship  
    Patience  
    Confidence  
       
6 Keub – Senior Blue Belt
Forms (Poomse) Moves Character Additional
Ki Cho Hyung IL Bu – Ki Cho Hyung Sam Bu Jump Front Kick Courtesy Self-defense (1-14)
Tae Guek Il Jang – Tae Guek Sa Jang Jump Roundhouse Kick Honesty 2 Step Sparring
  Jump Side Kick Loyalty  
  Free Sparring Companionship  
    Patience  
    Confidence  
       
5 Keub – Junior Brown Belt
Forms (Poomse) Moves Character Additional
Tae Guek Oh Jang Jump Front Kick Courtesy Self-defense (1-16)
(20 movements) Jump Roundhouse Kick Honesty 3 step Sparring
  Jump Side Kick Loyalty Breathing Exercises
  Free Sparring Companionship Demonstration Practice
    Patience Teaching Class for 30 hours
    Confidence  
    Respect  
    Creativity  
    Teaching  
       
4 Keub – Senior Brown Belt
Forms (Poomse) Moves Character Additional
Tae Guek Yook Jang Jump Front Kick Courtesy Self-defense (1-18)
(19 movements) Jump Roundhouse Kick Honesty 3 step Sparring
  Jump Sidekick Loyalty Breathing Exercises
  Free Sparring Companionship  
    Patience  
    Confidence  
    Respect  
    Creativity  
    Teaching  
       
3 Keub – Junior Red Belt
Forms (Poomse) Moves Character Additional
Tae Guek Chil Jang Jump Front Kick Courtesy Self-defens (1-23)
(25 movements) Jump Roundhouse Honesty 3 step Sparring
  Jump Side Kick Loyalty Breathing Exercises
  Jump Hook Kick Companionship Demonstration Practice
  Free Sparring Patience  
    Confidence  
    Respect  
    Creativity  
    Teaching  
       
2 Keub – Senior Red Belt
Forms (Poomse) Moves Character Additional
Tae Guek Pal Jang Jump Front Kick Courtesy Self-defense (1-26)
(27 Movements) Jump Roundhouse Kick Honesty 3 Step Sparring
  Jump Sidekick Loyalty Breathing Exercises
  Jump Hook Kick Companionship Demonstration Practice
  Free Sparring Patience  
    Confidence  
    Respect  
    Creativity  
    Teaching  
       
1 Keub – Red/Black Belt
Forms (Poomse) Moves Character Additional
Tae Guek Il Jang – Tae Guek Pal Jang Jump Front Kick Courtesy Self-defense (1-30)
Ko Ryo Poomse Jump Roundhouse Kick Honesty 3 Step Sparring
(30 movements) Jump Sidekick Loyalty Breathing Exercises
  Jump Hook Kick Companionship Demonstration Practice
  Free Sparring Patience Teaching Class for 30 hours
    Confidence  
    Respect  
    Creativity  
    Teaching  
    Equality  
    Freedom  
       
Black Belts      
1st Degree Black Belt  
Forms (Poomse) Moves Additional  
Koryo (30) Required blocks, punches, kicks, and strikes Self-defense (1-30)  
Kumkang (27) Nunchakus (1-10)  
Palgae 1 (20) combinations  
Palgae 2 (20)    
       
2nd Degree Black Belt  
Forms (Poomse) Moves Additional  
Geumkang (27) Required blocks, punches, kicks, and strikes Self-defense (1-30)  
Taebaek (26) Nunchakus (1-10)  
Palgae 3 (22) Combinations  
Palgae 4 (24)    
Palgae 5 (35)    
       
3rd Degree Black Belt  
Forms (Poomse) Moves Additional  
Taebaek (26) Required blocks, punches, kicks, and strikes Self-defense (1-30)  
Pyungwon (21) Nunchakus (1-10)  
Palgae 6 (19) Combinations  
Palgae 7 (23)    
Palgae 8 (35)    
       
4th Degree Black Belt  
Forms (Poomse) Moves Additional  
Pyungwon (21) Required blocks, punches, kicks, and strikes Self-defense (1-30)  
Shipjin (28) Nunchakus (1-10)  
Palgae 1-8 Combinations