Assistant Instructors

The requirements for certifying for Assistant Instructor are:

  •  Be at least 14 years old 
  •  Be at least Gold Belt Rank
  •  Have a goal to become a Black Belt
  •  Desire to work on leadership skills, be a good role model, and to help students achieve their goals
  •  Act appropriate as a member of a leadership team by being a good example both in and out of the dojang.
  •  Attend certification at Choi Kwang Do International
  •  Attend at least 2 classes per week and be available to assist in at least one class per week.
  •  Stay competent in all rank requirements up to current rank
  •  Attend Instructor Training classes at ACKD
  •  Attend Instructor Training at CKD International Headquarters 
  •  Attend ACKD monthly testing to assist during tests 
  •  Write an age appropriate short essay on why they would like to become a Black Belt, a leader, and an Assistant Instructor
  •  Obtain a character recommendation letter from a non-related adult (if younger than 18)
  •  Take a STORM team quiz about the principle of Choi Kwang Do

The benefits for being an Assistant Instructor are:

  •  Attending special Instructor classes at ACKD dojang
  •  Allowing leadership skills learned at ACKD to transfer to other areas of life
  •  Wearing an all blue uniform
  •  Helping out in class and at monthly tests if requested
  •  Test monthly if requirements are met and competent with rank requirements