The forms schedule at the Jow Ga Shaolin Institute Headquarters is listed below. Testing usually begin 3:30 P.M. on the day of the test. No student will be allowed to take 2 tests sequentially. A two month period between tests is required. There is a testing fee due at time of testing. At least 3 weeks before the exam date, students must get pre-tested by their instructors. This pre-test review includes stances, basics, self-defense techniques, forms and form techniques. Once the student is approved for exam, they can take their exams assuming the student addresses all recommendations of the reviewing teacher.

Small Tiger exams are held on the first Saturday of every month. Each student must have their checklist signed off the week before the exam date. If you have any questions, please ask an Instructor.

Note that exams are tentative dates and subject to change. Please check this calendar regularly for updates.

Test Dates for 2018

  • Jan 6
  • Feb 3
  • Mar 3
  • Apr 7
  • May 5
  • Jun 2
  • July 7
  • Aug 4
  • Sept 8
  • Oct 6
  • Nov 3
  • Dec 1