We have 10 levels to reach Midnight Blue Belt (Black Belt). A Blue Belt is used instead of Black because Black symbolizes death and the end where as the Midnight Blue Belt symbolizes continued growth.
Our beginner levels: White Belts (10th, 9th gups) & Orange Belts (8th, 7th gups)
Our Intermediate levels: Green Belts (6th, 5th, 4th gups)
Our Advanced levels: Red Belts (3rd, 2nd, 1st gups)
Our Midnight Blue Belts (Black belts) (1st Dan, 2nd Dan, 3rd Dan)
Our Master Level (Midnight Blue Belt w/red Stripe) (4th Dan, 5th Dan, 6th Dan, 7th Dan, 8th Dan, 9th Dan)
**click on photo for an enlarged image of all belts