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Seminars and Test Dates

The Jow Ga Shaolin Institute is now presenting seminars on Jow Ga and Mizong forms. Seminars usually are a full day of training and have a fee to be paid in advance so equipment and instructors can be prepared.
Seminars are open to the public. For any questions about a seminar, either call the school at (703)742-7800 or e-mail your question to

Note that exam and seminar dates are tentative dates and subject to change. Please check this calendar regularly for updates.

Seminars for 2018

Prior permission and Pre-registration for Participation is Required. Contact Information

  • Mar 25(Sunday) Tiger & Cougar
  • May 6 (Sunday) Fo Chen (Mizong Horse Whip)
  • Aug 19(Sunday) Mizong Quan (Complete form)
  • Nov 18 (Sunday) Seminar

Test Dates

Check below for the next date for forms testing at the Jow Ga Shaolin Institute Headquaters. Testing usually begin 3:30 P.M. on the day of the test. No student will be allowed to take 2 tests sequentially. A two month period between tests is required. There is a testing fee due at time of testing. At least 3 weeks before the exam date, students must get pre-tested by their instructors. This pre-test review includes stances, basics, self-defense techniques, forms and form techniques. Once the student is approved for exam, they can take their exams assuming the student addresses all recommedations of the reviewing teacher.

For 2018

  • Jan 6
  • Feb 3
  • Mar 3
  • Apr 7
  • May 5
  • Jun 2
  • July 7
  • Aug 4
  • Sept 1
  • Oct 6
  • Nov 3
  • Dec 1

Demo Team/Competition Tryouts

  • Oct 21, Sunday