TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES IN PEKITI-TIRSIA KALI
If you not only want to train, but also want to give training yourself, you can get training from us. The basis for this is our curriculum.
1st option: trainer training possible via normal courses.
2nd option: trainer training via seminar
3rd option: Martial arts schools can book Tuhon Dipita for training seminars with them.
4th option: trainer training through personal training
BECOME A PTK TRAINER
On ranking: As a yakan and lakan, you can work up to lakan guro to become an assistant trainer.
If you possess the proper Pekiti-Tirsia Kali skills, quality, understanding, character traits, and commitment to Pekiti-Tirsia Kali, you can achieve the guro level to become a qualified Pekiti-Tirsia Kali trainer.
If you would like to go even further than that, you can complete our basic curriculum to become mataas na guro: an expert in Pekiti-Tirsia Kali.
BECOME A PTK TEACHER
After passing the mataas na guro exam, you will be qualified for teacher program.
Teacher are authority figures and role models. They are not only distinguished by their excellent skills in Pekiti-Tirsia Kali, but also - and above all - their leadership skills.
Teacher education encompasses different areas of specialization that refine your Kali skills. Upon completing teacher education, you will be able to reach mandala mandatus, the highest teacher level in Pekiti-Tirsia Kali.
BECOME A PTK MASTER
After reaching the level of mandala mandatus, you can start working towards master ranks in Pekiti-Tirsia Kali.
Master ranking begins with mandala maginoo. After going through the master ranks, you will be able to achieve the highest rank in Pekiti-Tirsia Kali: the tuhon.
The rank of tuhon corresponds to that of grandmaster. As tuhon, you will have the responsibility of passing on the system in a complete, authentic way, conducting exams, and bestowing Pekiti-Tirsia Kali rankings fairly.
Moving up the ranks in Pekiti-Tirsia Kali requires serious, continuous training; however, it is not only years of training that make an effective practitioner of the art.
The following criteria also play an essential role:
Character suitability for Pekiti-Tirsia Kali
Skills in Pekiti-Tirsia Kali
Understanding of Pekiti-Tirsia Kali
Loyalty to Pekiti-Tirsia Kali
Commitment to Pekiti-Tirsia Kali