Means the student is pure or without knowledge of Tae Kwon Do.
|Basic Form||1 Yellow Tip Form|
|Kibon 1||Kibon 2|
Symbolizes that the student, like a seed, is beginning to see sunlight.
|Basic Form||1 Green Tip Form||2 Green Tip Form|
|Taegeuk 1||Taegeuk 2||Taegeuk 3|
Represents the seedling just beginning to grow.
|Basic Form||1 Blue Tip Form||2 Blue Tip Form|
|Taegeuk 4||Taegeuk 5||Taegeuk 6|
Symbolizes that the plant is reaching for the sky in search of the sun.
|Basic Form||1 Red Tip Form||2 Red Tip Form|
|Palgwae 5||Taegeuk 7||Palgwae 6|
Designates that the young plant is reaching for the sun.
|Basic Form||1 Black Tip Form||2 Black Tip Form|
|Palgwae 7||Taegeuk 8||Koryo|
Pre Black Belt
Signifies danger, the student has good technical knowledge but still lacks discipline and self control.
There are nine degrees of Black Belt symbolizing the coming together of all color belts and all grades of knowledge to form a degree.