Muay Thai Masters Academy Levels of Proficiency
This is a short description of the Muay Thai Masters Academy's hierarchy of students, Instructors and Master's proficiency in the art of Muay Thai.
Master Levels of Proficiency Principal
Muay Thai Master (Arjan)
The Principal Master shall be responsible for the teaching many students the traditional values and skills necessary for the natural growth, harmony and development of Muay Thai. He shall be primarily responsible for the training and educational standards of the sport in the many school, clubs and camps. The Master shall have a thorough and proper understanding of the principles of Muay Thai. The Master shall embody both technical and practical skills to a standard of excellence.
Instructor Levels of Proficiency
Senior Instructor (Kru)
The Senior Instructor shall be an established and accomplished instructor, with a strong and dedicated foundation in Muay Thai. The instructor shall be well versed in all the principles and techniques of Muay Thai, and will be able to teach these to his students to a high standard recognised by M.T.M.A. Instructors shall have had several years (2 – 5) of experience in the art, passed all grading syllabuses and have shown their ability to be of a high calibre, with a willingness to help others.
Student Levels of Proficiency
This shows the levels, approximately minimum training periods necessary to achieve the levels and the appropriate identification that should be worn at training sessions and at competitions.