Novice Pressure Point Certification Course Starting in June 2012

By Master Art Mason | News

Mar 13

Spring Kyusho Certification Course 2012-2013

Kyusho Jitsu Pressure Point Black Belt Certification Requirements


• Have attended at least 1 previous pressure point seminars
• Have purchased our Novice Kyusho Certification Workbook
• Attended 12 – 3 hour group sessions
• Must be an adult student (Age 14 and over)

Course Outline:

• Basic Anatomy – Vital Points
• 8 arm points
• 8 leg points
• Meridian and their destinations
• Cycle of Destruction
• Cycle of Creation
• 3 Power Principals
• What are pressure points and their locations
• Striking elements
• Chi exercises – basic and advanced
• 5 principals of Kyusho Jitsu
• 24 hour cycle
• Describe Yin/Yang and location on the body. (Which organs Yin/Yang etc)


• Which stance to use when striking specific meridians and the purpose of the stance (Neutral, Forward, Reverse, Horse, Cat, Cross Over)


• Which type of strike to use when attacking a Meridian

Form (Kata)

• Breakdown and pressure points attacked
• Level 1 – Punching
• Level 11 – Grab or Combination Punch
• Level 111 – Grappling with pressure points
• Resuscitation – Head – Heart – Lungs – (Both individually and together)
• Breakdown 3 self defense including pressure points and Meridians
• Basic Joint manipulation with Power Stances and cycle of destruction and Meridian attacked. (3 only)


• Pre Test Exam on above course outline and practical test.

All session are held at our Windsor School.
The cost of each session is $75 and must be paid on or before the date of the session. The student must attend all 12 sessions, but if there is a session you are unable to attend a makeup date will be set. The cost of Black Belt testing is $300 which will be payable at the end of the year, approximately 6 weeks before the testing date, which has not been set as of yet. If you have any question please contact my office at 519-991-1557

Yours in the arts,

Master Art Mason
Founder: Art Mason’s Peaceful Warriors’ Martial Arts Institute

Novice Kyusho Sessions 12/13

Session 1 June 9th, 4:00-6:30pm

Session 2 July 14th, 4:00-6:30pm

Session 3 August 18th 4:00-6:30pm

Session 4 September 15th 4:00-6:30pm

Session 5 October 20th 4:00-6:30pm

Session 6 November 10th 4:00-6:30pm

Session 7 December 8th 4:00-6:30pm

Session 8 January 12th 4:00-6:30pm

Session 9 February 9th 4:00-6:30pm

Session 10 March 9th 4:00-6:30pm

Session 11 April 13th 4:00-6:30pm

Session 12 May 11th 4:00-6:30pm

Student Support

To best serve the needs of our Novice Kyusho Jitsu students we have setup a support website where students can directly ask questions, watch video and contribute to discussions to help in the learning process. Student may register at

Novice Kyusho Jitsu Workbook

All novice kyusho students will be required to purchase our Novice Kyusho Certification Workbook. There are 2 versions of this workbook. The 1st is the electronic version which is in PDF format. The cost of this version is $30.00. You may print this on your computer; it is approximately 100 pages, most of them in colour. Or you may take it to Staples to have it printed there. If you choose to take it to Staples please contact me for a copyright permission slip.

The second version is the hard copy which is spiral bound for easy use. This copy is $99. To order a printed version please emails me at and I will send you a paypal link for ordering. The printed version will be delivered to your school location within a few days to 1 week.

If you have any other questions feel free to contact me via email at the above address.


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