Dan Ranking Requirements and Regulations
These standards were written and distributed by Onaga sensei for his students at the turn of the millennium.
1) All rank will be granted once per year between January and March.
2) Rank will be granted by a single signing authority, either the senior most shihan (instructor) at the Shinjinbukan Hombu or a shibu-cho (branch director) with permission and under the authority of the senior most shihan at the Shinjinbukan Hombu.
3) The requirements are the following: