There are six levels of study up to and including shodan/instructor certification for the Okinawa Kobudo Doushi Rensei-kai (OKDR). The following information indicates the general areas of study, the minimum number of required classes at each level, and the associated fees for tuition, tests and equipment. Each level has a specific syllabus with complete curriculum requirements listed.
This course of study is designed for two audiences:
- School owners who wish to offer a complete internationally sanctioned kobudo and curriculum to their students.
- Senior level students (shodan or higher) who wish to either teach kobudo with their Sensei’s permission or who wish to study a complimentary art.