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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 info@jowgashaolin.com.

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

Seminars for 2017

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

  • Feb. 26(Sunday) Tai Chi Fan (Demo Form)
    10AM to 4PM
  • Apr 2(Sunday) Tai Chi Clinic for Instructors
  • Apr 23(Sunday) Seminar
  • May 21(Sunday) Mizong Jia Seminar, 9:30 AM to 4 PM
  • Sept 24(Sunday) TBD

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 2017

  • Jan 7
  • Feb 4
  • Mar 4
  • Apr 1
  • May 6
  • Jun 3
  • July 8
  • Aug 5
  • Sept 2
  • Oct 7
  • Nov 4
  • Dec 2

Demo Team/Competition Tryouts

  • Oct 22, Sunday