KSE Grading System

Students Grades

Beginner - Phase 1 - Phase 2
White Shirt Uniform

Understanding of the KSE Program Phases 1 and 2

Minimum 3 to 4 months with consistent training after last graduation per Phase

Valid IKAEF membership

Minimum participation at 1 KSE seminar or KSE workshop a year


Phase 3- Phase 4
Yellow Shirt Uniform

Understanding of the KSE Program Phases 3 and 4

Minimum 6 to 9 months with consistent training after last graduation per Phase

Valid IKAEF membership

Minimum participation at 1 KSE seminar or KSE workshop a year


Phase 5- Phase 6
Red Shirt Uniform

Understanding of the KSE Program Phases 5 and 6

Minimum 9 to 12 months with consistent training after last graduation per Phase

Valid IKAEF membership

Minimum participation at 1 KSE seminar or KSE workshop a year


Instructors Grades

Phase 7. Kadua Guro
Apprentice Instructor - 1st Dan
Black Shirt Uniform

Understanding of the KSE Program Phase 7

Minimum 1 year of consistent training after last graduation

Minimum participation at 1 KSE Camp or Instructor Camp

with Dakilang Guro Jeff Espinous a year


Phase 8. Madunong Guro
Associate Instructor - 2st Dan
Black Shirt Uniform

Understanding of the KSE Program Phase 8

Minimum 2 year of consistent training after last graduation

Minimum participation at 1 KSE Camp or Instructor Camp

with Dakilang Guro Jeff Espinous a year


Phase 9. Katulong Guro
Full Instructor - 3st Dan
Black Shirt Uniform

Required to be Instructor in a School or an Associate Instructor

Understanding of the KSE Program Phase 9

Minimum 3 year of consistent training after last graduation

Minimum participation at 1 KSE Camp or Instructor Camp

with Dakilang Guro Jeff Espinous a year


Phase 10. Katalungan Guro
Senior Instructor - 4st Dan
Black Shirt Uniform

Required to be Instructor in a School or an Associate Instructor

Understanding of the KSE Program Phase 10

Minimum 4 year of consistent training after last graduation

Minimum participation at 1 KSE Camp or Instructor Camp

with Dakilang Guro Jeff Espinous a year


Masters Grades

Phase 11. Guro
Chief Instructor - 5th Dan
Black Shirt Uniform

Minimum 5 years of consistent training after last graduation

Be in active member of the KSE & IKAEF

Rank given only by Dakilang Guro Jeff Espinous

Minimum participation at 1 KSE seminar or KSE workshop or Camp

with Dakilang Guro Jeff Espinous a year


Phase 12. Lahong Guro
Expert - 6th Dan
Black Shirt Uniform

Minimum 6 years of consistent training after last graduation

Be in active member of the KSE & IKAEF

Rank given only by Dakilang Guro Jeff Espinous

Minimum participation at 1 KSE seminar or KSE workshop or Camp

with Dakilang Guro Jeff Espinous a year


Phase 13. Masirib Guro
Master - 7th Dan
Black Shirt Uniform

Minimum 7 years of consistent training after last graduation

Be in active member of the KSE & IKAEF

Rank given only by Dakilang Guro Jeff Espinous

Minimum participation at 1 KSE seminar or KSE workshop or Camp

with Dakilang Guro Jeff Espinous a year


Phase 14. Punong Guro
Grand Master - 8th Dan
Black Shirt Uniform

Minimum 8 years of consistent training after last graduation

Be in active member of the KSE & IKAEF

Rank given only by Dakilang Guro Jeff Espinous

Minimum participation at 1 KSE seminar or KSE workshop or Camp

with Dakilang Guro Jeff Espinous a year


Founder

Dakilang Guro
Founder
Black Shirt Uniform

 


“It’s important you understand that first it’s your skill level that matters, not the time you spend with us… Your skill reflects your commitment… The technical standard of the Kali Silat Evolution should be preserved as the highest standard possible…“

Dakilang Guro
Jean Francois “Jeff“ Espinous