Membership Fees

MEMBERSHIP & PROMOTION INFORMATION

 

MEMBERSHIP  $40                                                                                                                                                                        KUKKIWON CERTIFICATION AVAILABLE!  

To become a I.I.M.A.A. Member you must have:

– Martial arts experience (minimum three months)

– Sincere desire to advance in the Martial Arts

– Renewal $25

​Key Benefits:                                                 

​- Resources to share information and to gain valuable information

​- Rank Recognition

– Access to I.I.M.A.A. Rank Examination and Certification

– Access to I.I.M.A.A. Seminars, Tournaments and Registered Schools

– Access to I.I.M.A.A. Instructional Resources and Video Productions

– Reviewing and granting of ranks

– A central filing of all ranks and styles

– Recognition of your rank and authentic ranks of foreign countries

​- International Recognition, National Recognition and Regional Recognition

– Personal Consultation with the Grandmaster

– Instructor Certification

– Law Enforcement, Defensive Tactics Certification

– Advice on Training Improvement

– Advice on Teaching Improvement

– Advice on Marketing

– Discounts on Seminars

– Discounts on IIMAA Tournaments

What you receive:

– I.I.M.A.A. Membership Certificate

– I.I.M.A.A Association Patch

– Official Rank Certificate (upon request/with fee)

​- Plus all of the above!

 

Lifetime Membership  $175

What you receive:

– I.I.M.A.A. Membership Certificate

– I.I.M.A.A. Life Time Membership Certificate

– 4  I.I.M.A.A Patches

– Official Rank Certificate (upon request/with fee)

– Plus the key benefits of the individual membership

 

CERTIFIED INSTRUCTOR MEMBERSHIP $75

To become a I.I.M.A.A. Certified Instructor member you must have:

– Martial Arts experience (minimum 5 years)

– Experience as Instructor (minimum one year)

– Sincere desire to advance in the martial arts

– Black-Belt Certification (copy submitted)

– One page summary of Martial Arts experience

– Two passport-type photos (submitted)

– Students under your instruction (minimum five)

– Sincere desire to assist your students advance in their training and education

– Minimum 18 years of age

 

Key Benefits:

– Recognized as an Internationally Certified Instructor

– Access to rank promotion through video-examination or time in grade

– Access to I.I.M.A.A. Seminars, Tournaments and Registered Schools (fees may apply)

– Access to I.I.M.A.A. Instructional Resources and Video Productions

– All individual membership benefits

 

​What You Receive:

– I.I.M.A.A. Certified Instructor Certificate

– I.I.M.A.A. Official Patch

– Access to rank promotion through video-examination

– Access to rank promotion and Chief Instructor Certification

– Invitation and discount to Black-Belt Seminars

– Invitation and discount to Instructor Seminars and Clinics

– Official Black-Belt Dan Rank Certificate (upon request/with fee)

– Official School Affiliation Certificate (upon request)

– Assess to I.I.M.A.A. “Instructor” Resources

– All individual membership benefits

 

Club Membership (50 Students or Less) $225.00

What You Receive:

– (3) I.I.M.A.A. T-Shirts

– (5) I.I.M.A.A. Patches

– (1) I.I.M.A.A. Window Cling

– Student Memberships (call for details)

– Club Membership Certificate

– Individual Membership Certificate

– All other benefits stated in individual membership

 

 

School Membership (51 + Students) $300.00

What You Receive:

– (5) I.I.M.A.A. T-Shirts

– (8) I.I.M.A.A. Patches

– (1) I.I.M.A.A. Window Cling

– Student Memberships (call for details)

– Club Membership Certificate

– Individual Membership Certificate

– All other benefits stated in individual membership

 

NATIONAL / STATE REPRESENTATIVE

To become a I.I.M.A.A. REPRESENTATIVE you must have:

– Martial arts experience (minimum fifteen years)

– Experience as Instructor (minimum 5 years)

– Sincere desire to advance in the martial arts

– Black-Belt Certification, (2nd Dan or higher, copy submitted)

– Martial Arts Resume (detailed outline of Martial Arts experience)

– Personal Resume (submitted)

– Two passport-type photos (submitted)

– Students under your instruction (minimum 20)

– Sincere desire to assist your students advance in their training and education

– Minimum 24 years of age

– Verbal & written communication skills

– Organizational and public-relations skills

 

Responsibilities:

– Distribution of I.I.M.A.A. public-relations and resource materials

– Must be available as reference for contacts in your area

– Host or attend an I.I.M.A.A. Seminar (minimum of once every two years)

​- Host a local open or invitational seminar (minimum once every 2 year)

– Enroll 5 new I.I.M.A.A. members every year

 

 

Rank Certification & Promotion Fees

*Please note that ranks are NOT for sale, they are earned through hard work and dedication. We have strict guidelines on all rank promotions.

– 1st Degree   $145.00

– 2nd Degree  $165.00

– 3rd Degree   $185.00

– 4th Degree   $215.00

– 5th Degree   $275.00

– 6th Degree   $300.00

– 7th Degree   $325.00

– 8th Degree   $375.00

– 9th Degree   $425.00

– Sokeship      $500.00

​Promotions are based on several factors, most importantly the individual. Do to the fact that all candidates have different circumstances, we work with each individual candidate to make the appropriate promotional requirements. We have Masters and Grandmasters in many, many different styles so we are able to promote you in most styles you are training in. If we are unable to promote you through your style we will refer you to the appropriate organization.

 

Kukkiwon Certification:

– 1st Dan $160.00

– 2nd Dan $185.00

– 3rd Dan $200.00

– 4th Dan $230.00

Call on higher ranks…

 

OTHER:

Association Uniform Patches cost: $10 US dollars per patch. Replacement or Duplicate Association, Colored Belt and LE/MIL Certificates: $30 US dollars per certificate. These are very nice if you should happen to lose your certificate or if you would like to display your certificates at home, at the office and in your school. Replacement or Duplicate Black Belt Certificates: $100. Our Black Belt Certificates are 11X17 and hand made which increases the cost. Rank Certification and Promotion Fees for Ranks under Black Belt – $30.00/$15 for associate school.