December 2017 grading information

Dates for your diary.

Mock grading

A mock grading session will be held on Saturday 2nd December, 2017 at Wesley Hall, Crookes, S10 1UD. Times are as follows:

  • 12:00pm – White to yellow belts
  • 1:00pm – Green stripes to blue stripe belts
  • 2:00pm – Blue belt and above

You will receive written feedback explaining how you got on and what you need to work on.

The mock grading is the best way to prepare for the real grading two weeks later.

Cost: £5.00, payable in advance please.


Formal grading will be held at on Sunday 10th December, 2017 at Forge Valley School, Wood Lane, Stannington, S6 5HG. Times are as follows:

  • 5:00pm – White to green belts
  • 6:15pm – Blue stripe and above

Please arrive 20 minutes before your grading start time.

Cost: £32.00 (with grading pack) or £30 (without grading pack), payable on or before Friday 1st December at Crookes or Sunday 3rd December at Stannington.

Mr. Shillabeer.