advancement testing

prove your skills and advance to higher levels

OVERVIEW

In order to advance in level, students must demonstrate proficiency in their current level by taking a standard Level Advancement Test. Each test requires 1-3 skill demonstrations from each of our 8 class topics. As you take higher level tests, you will find the base skills remain consistent through each test, but the difficulty and skill requirement increases. For example, a level 2 test requires students to climb a 5’ obstacle, while the level 4 test requires climbing an 8’ obstacle.

Each skill is scored out of 10 points, and students must accumulate a minimum amount of points to pass. Point requirements can be found in the corresponding test’s page.

Each test begins with a strength and conditioning section, followed by a skills demonstration section, scaled so that the most difficult movements on the test are first.

SCHEDULING

You can schedule a test whenever you feel ready - review the requirements for each test by following the links below. Talk with your coach if you have any questions.

You can also register for the Open Advancement Testing class on your ZenPlanner app. During class, you can attempt any advancement test you want, and don't need to pay until AFTER you pass the test. No anxiety!

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