Make your own free website on Tripod.com




ORGANIZATIONAL CHART


I. NATIONAL LEVEL
Grand Master
Committee            8th - 10th
Administrative	     Dan
Promotion
Referee
Tournament

II. REGIONAL LEVEL
    Master
Committee		Instructor
Administrative		4th - 7th	
Technical		Dan	
Referee
Tournament

III. LOCAL LEVEL
  Instructor
   3rd Dan 
    Student Instructor
   1st - 2nd
 	Dan	




ORGANIZATION CHART
FOR
UNITED STATES SOMBO ASSOCIATION INSTRUCTORS




EXECUTIVE
DIRECTOR


PROMOTION
AUTHORITY


WOMANS  ADMINISTRATIVE	POLICY PROMOTION  MILITARY
COUNCIL					     STANDARDS COUNCIL


MEMBERS		AFFILIATE ASSOCIATIONS		CLUBS








copyright 1992 USSA

RECOMMENDED FEE CHART FOR SOMBO TESTS


I. PROMOTION FEE SCHEDULE

LEVEL			COLOR			STUDENT FEE

BEGINNER 		WHITE			$00.00
   10			WHITE/YELLOW	         35.00
    9			YELLOW			 40.00
    8			YELLOW/GREEN	         40.00
    7			GREEN			 45.00
    6			GREEN/BLUE		 45.00
    5			BLUE			 50.00
    4			BLUE/RED		 50.00
    3			RED			 55.00	
    2			RED/BLACK		 65.00
    1			BLACK BELT CANDIDATE     75.00
    1ST LEVEL BLACK                              250.00
    2ND LEVEL BLACK                              350.00
    3RD LEVEL BLACK                              450.00

II. SEPARATION OF FUNDS 	

      A. The instructor retains the test fee minus the certification fee
for USSA which is forwarded to USSA. USSA then provides the certification
and maintains the promotion records. B. The USSA certification fee should be split with 75 per
cent to the instructor/tester and 25 per cent forwarded to USSA for certification
and registration. III. STRUCTURE OF THE RANK SYSTEM A. The organization is set up as a pyramid with three Grand Master Instructors. B. The ratio of instructors is as follows: 1. Three Grand Masters for the United States 2. One Grand Master equals three Masters equals nine Senior Instructors equals twenty-seven Basic Instructors C. Each level can promote as listed below: 1. Basic Instructor can recommend up to first degree (USSA approves) 2. Senior Instructor can recommend up to third degree (USSA approves) 3. Master Instructor can recommend up to Senior Instructor (USSA approves)
and promote to third degree 4. Grand Master Instructor can promote up to Master Instructor and two or
more can recommend for promotion to Grand Master Instructor (USSA approves)

Stratfordsombo@hotmail.com

Back to the main page