Wingate Institute holds two types of Krav Maga qualifications for Foreign Students:
Krav Maga Practical Instructor
Krav Maga Practical Senior Instructor
Krav Maga Practical Instructor qualification program
This instructor’s qualification, may be thought in one 7 days.
Qualifications may be delivered in Israel or abroad.
The Krav Maga Practical Instructor Certification consist of 60-70 hours of Krav Maga training and methodology studying.
- Brown belt or above
- At least 5 years of Krav Maga training, or 2 year of Krav Maga with other martial arts experience of at least 5 years.
- Passing a practical entry examination, demonstrating: front kick, front punch; hook, uppercut,Release from 5 holds, performing front roll, back roll and break falls, drills against knife attack, and handgun threats.
- Submitting a short C.V.
A person who will attend the Instructor’s course and will not pass the final examination, will receive a “Krav Maga Course” participation certificate or a “Krav Maga Assistant Instructor Certificate”, according to the Krav Maga level and teaching expertise , he/she will demonstrate in the final practical exam.
Krav Maga Practical Senior Instructor qualification program:
This program consist of 50 hours of practical and theoretical studies, and, final practical examinations.
1. Graduate of WKM practical instructor course.
2. Minimal age: 30
3. At least 2 years of experience from completing the WKM instructor’s course.
4. Recommendation from a WKM staff member.
5. Participated in at least one WKM activity since obtaining his WKM instructor’s certificate.
6. Submitting a DVD where he/she demonstrate his school Krav Maga techniques from White to Blue belt.
7. Submitting a written paper, discussing his KM philosophy.
A person who will attend the Senior Instructor’s course and will not pass the final examination, will receive a “Krav Maga Advanced Techniques Course” participation certificate.
Israeli law, requires, from instructors who wish to teach in Israel to complete additional learnings. There for, “Practical Krav Maga Instructors” and “Practical Krav Maga Senior Instructors” will have to complete additional studies at Wingate Institute (taught only in Hebrew), if they will wish to earn license to teach Krav Maga in Israel.