Testing at Capital Aikikai

Testing for rank in Aikido is officially handled by our parent dojo, Capital Aikikai. Adults can test for Kyu and Dan rankings through Capital Aikikai, recognized internationally by the Aikikai's Hombu Dojo in Japan.  Tests are usually held three times per year.  Visit the adult testing post below for full test requirements.

Testing at Arundel Aikikai

Younger students and teens are tested for color belts at Arundel Aikikai usually twice per year.  These tests are designed to prepare the students for testing at Capital Aikikai and learning from seminars or other instructors.  Testing is not required for training and learning, but warmly encouraged. View the youth and teens post below for full requirements.