Gradings at ASK are conducted by an authorized grading panel led by:

Chief Examiner Philip Lee Shihan (7th Dan)

Examiners:

Chew Eng Lam (6th Dan)

James Moy (6th Dan)

Allan Lai (5th Dan)

Bob Tan (5th Dan)

Lim Choon Yeow (5th Dan)

Quah Yong Lok (5th Dan)

Annie Goh (5th Dan)

Tan Kok Hiang (5th Dan)

Ronald Tan (5th Dan)

Aloyseus Lee (5th Dan)

Alexander Lee (5th Dan)

Steven Goh (4th Dan)

Lin Sen Hui (4th Dan)

Tham Wai Yip (4th Dan)

James Tan (4th Dan)

Chuan Huey Ferg (4th Dan)

Pang Kim Lock (4th Dan)

Robin Tan (4th Dan)

Chan Wai Soen (3rd Dan)

Alan Lim (3rd Dan)

Alister Fong (3rd Dan)

Joseph Tan (3rd Dan)

Adult Grading

Grading Dates (Sunday) Application Opening Dates (Sunday) Closing Date for Submission Release of Reporting Time
21 Mar 21 14 Feb 21 7 Mar 21 14 Mar 21
20 Jun 21 23 May 21 6 Jun 21 13 Jun 21
12 Sep 21 8 Aug 21 29 Aug 21 5 Sep 21
19 Dec 21 14 Nov 21 9 Dec 21 12 Dec 21

Children's Grading

Grading Dates (Sunday) Application Opening Dates (Sunday) Closing Date for Submission Release of Reporting Time
18 Apr 21 21 Mar 21 4 Apr 21 1 Apr 21
22 Aug 21 18 Jul 21 8 Aug 21 15 Aug 21
5 Dec 21 7 Nov 21 21 Nov 21 28 Nov 21

Kindly note that there will be no classes at all Shinju-Kai dojos on these Public Holidays

Date Public Holiday
1 Jan 21 New Year's Day
12-13 Feb 21 Chinese New Year
2 Apr 21 Good Friday
1 May 21 Labour Day
13 May 21 Hari Raya Puasa
26 May 21 Vesak Day
20 Jul 21 Hari Raya Haji
9 Aug 21 National Day
4 Nov 21 Deepavali
25 Dec 21 Christmas Day
Applicants must ensure that all pre-requisites have been fulfilled at time of Grading submission, and must be accompanied with the following:
  • Proof of training session and time period (see time frame requirements here)
  • Membership book (current membership must be paid)
  • Grading fees
  • Grading form (Parent’s signatures required for all minors)
An additional administrative fee of $22 will be charged for any late submission after the deadline. Please refer to our grading dates section for dates and reporting time.

Private grading is available at ASK Headquarters.

Suitable for those who have missed their grading dates and for those who prefer a personalised grading.

Additional fee will apply (Kyu grades additional $80 and Dan grades additional $150 on top of grading fee with GST inclusive).

Maximum of 4 students may be arranged for the private grading.

If you are interested , please contact us for more details.

All grades are registered with ASK, while all Yudanshas (Black belt dan grades) are registered with Aikido World Headquarters (Aikikai Foundation – Tokyo, Japan) and the International Aikido Federation (IAF).

Children's Grading reporting time

Date: 18 Apr 2020

Venue: ASK Headquarters Dojo (Heartbeat Bedok)

Current Grade Grading For No. of Students Est. Grading Time
5th Kyu ( Blue - Gold) 4th Kyu ( Brown) 8:00AM 8.30 am to 9.15 am
Blue - Silver 5th Kyu ( Blue - Gold) 8:00AM 8.30 am to 9.15 am
Blue 6th Kyu (Blue - Silver) 8:00AM 8.30 am to 9.15 am
Purple 6th Kyu (Blue) 9.00 am 9.30 am to 10.15 am
Green 7th Kyu (Purple) 10:00AM 10.30 am to 11.30 am
Orange 8th Kyu ( Green ) 11.15 am 11.45 am to 12.45 pm
Grading Panel – LUNCH BREAK 12.45 PM TO 1.45 PM
Yellow 9th Kyu ( Orange ) 1.15 pm 1.45 pm to 2.15 pm
Red-Gold 10TH KYU (Yellow) 2.00 pm 2.30 pm to 3.15 pm
Red 11TH KYU (RED-GOLD) 3.00 pm 3.30 pm to 4.15 pm
White 12TH KYU (RED) 4.15 pm
5.00 pm
4.30 pm to 5.00 pm
5.15 pm to 6.00 pm