We offer Kung Fu training and instructions to beginners and advanced students with previous martial arts experience who want to gain more skills through martial arts training,besides,the actual combat training is offered for the students in need. There are courses of different lengths that range from one week to five years. Our students’ ages range from 6 to 70-years-old because Chinese kung fu is suitable for all ages to learn. The students may choose the length according to their personal schedule and unique passion for Chinese kung fu.
Training internal Chi in Kunyu mountain-photo of 2018
a. We welcome students who are health mentally and physically, regardless of your gender, age, religion, country. The training plan is also very flexible according students' different needs. (Note: Please don't worry about pervious kung fu experience because many students are beginners before they arrive. We only need your dedication and a positive attitude. Our Shaolin kung fu school masters train students according to their different kung fu level and physical condition.
b: Beginners are introduced to learn Shaolin, including the basics of Shaolin, traditional Chi Kung, two short Shaolin chuan forms, one weapon routine, combat skills, and an additional Tai Chi Chuan lessons to start with. Then, after some time training, you can perform intermediate or advanced kung fu, and students have the option to learn Wingchun,BaJi, Xingyi, Bagua or Praying Mantis. They can also learn basics, a routine, one weapon form, and Qi Kung. Then, the students can change their classes after they try a few to decide if the training is what they want to master in the coming days and then take an extensive training on the styles chosen.
c : At the same time if students with previous martial arts training are quicker to learn and will learn advance ones),if you are as an already established kung fu expert, you can get more advanced martial art training and master the more complex moves in Martial arts, skills in combating ,and internal ones with higher morality. We welcome advanced students wishing to study by challenging the masters.
d: Please don’t worry about the ages.At the same time if students with previous martial arts training are quicker to learn and will learn advance ones),if you are as an already established kung fu expert, you can get more advanced martial art training and master the more complex moves in Martial arts, skills in combating ,and internal ones with higher morality. We welcome advanced students wishing to study by challenging the masters.
e: There is extended training for the martial arts for those who have stayed for more than five years and want to be masters in this art. Masters at the school decide on this extension. They will advise based on your skills, how trusted you have become, your ability and dedication, and the concentration shown.
f: Since we opened in 2004, we have had many short term and long-term students study here. They have chosen to learn for one year, two years, or longer. From their time dedicated here, they received a Master certificate and degree to help them open a kung fu school or martial arts club in their local hometown. Click here to see our student open their own kung fu schools in USA. It's also common for short-term students to extend their martial arts education for one year or longer. Click here to see our student open his own kung fu school in USA. It's also common for short-term students to extend their martial arts education for one year or longer.
The following is a rough training plan for Shaolin kungfu:
The other Chinese martial arts training plans, such as wing chun ,Tai chi,Mantis,Bagua,Xingyi, etc. are similar to shaolin’s. Our Chinese Shaolin kung fu education includes all kinds of fist, form, application weapon, and combat training. Chigong, Yi jin jing and Ba duan Jin are also included in the education along with Chinese Wing chun, Tai chi, Chi kung and Bagua palm and mantis fist combat. Every student will study kung fu at a different rate depending on their unique level of dedication and talent.
Short term training:
(During Seven month to One year term,) you will study philosophy of shaolin martial arts, seven to 12 advanced forms of martial arts, handling of three to five weapons , action application, martial arts theory, Chigong, Taichi, Chinese kick boxing, Yi Jin Jing, Ba Duan Jin, punches and kicks, Mandarin, Taoism, Calligraphy, acupuncture and massage.Advanced levels of Chi kung including healing illness and injury via Chi and advanced hard Chi kung :breaking an iron bar over head or hammering a nail into wood via palm of your hand. Students who want to focus on internal martial arts and Chi kung can study Taiji, Xingyi and Bagua palm as well.
During the one to two year term, you will study the philosophy of shaolin martialarts, and more than twenty advanced forms of martial arts, including the animal styles: tiger, leopard, monkey, snake, crane, mantis, eagle, and drunken boxing. Qin na, advanced weapon forms such as double broadsword, monkey staff, double hooks, drunken sword, bull whip, and double chain whip, action application, Chigong, Taichi, Chinese kick boxing, Yi Jin Jing, Ba Duan Jin, punches and kicks, Mandarin, Taoism, Calligraphy, acupuncture, and massage.
*The kung fu styles listed on our website all have a corresponding class here (Shaolin kung fu, Wingchun, wudang, Baji, Taichi fist, Mantis and Bagua palm, xingyi fist, Chigong, kickboxing and more). You can also choose any class form for optional cultural classes (Mandarin, acupuncture and massage, calligraphy) for free in the evening.
*Except the weekend,we have several holidays for Christmas, New Year and Chinese Lunar New Year. The student can stay in the shaolin kung fu academy while the cook staff work or train if you want ,and there are masters and translators on duty. Students can also travel or go back home with their family. (Students can ask for two weeks holiday to go back home if they wish)● Students are able to purchase different sort of traditional Chinese martial arts books, monk clothes, and martial equipment with the help of us Students are able to purchase different sort of traditional Chinese martial arts books, monk clothes, and martial equipment with the help of us.
All students in the academy need to obey the rules of the Shaolin kung fu academy. Highlighting the worth of respect is an important part of the school. We are dedicated to making harmonious learning and living environment for both learners and masters.
The time may a little different depending on the season.)
One-time non-refundable 100 USD application Fee to book your place in our academy and pick up at Yantai Train station.(Paid before arrival).
* Monthly Tuition Fee - Training fee-paid after arrival $370.
* Monthly Room and meals - includes meals, lodging, hot showers, washing machine use,training equipments:mats, pads, gloves & body protection. - Paid after arrival: $320. To study longer, the tuition will be $20 less each month as it goes on.
* We offer car, driver, and translator as a pick-up service from Yantai city Fast Train station to academy.
* A one-time Academy Administration Fee is paid after arrival. For student registering for one month training, the administration fee is $200 and for students learning for two months or longer,it is $350. Administration fees are non-refundable.
* Students who study for one year or longer will get a discount. Payment for a year is 5690 USD which covers meals, room ,training and administration fee. Total cost, if paid annually (not including the online application fee 100 USD) is:
* Student can try several days after arrival,and then decide how long to stay and the payment way for either paying monthly or paying in one time with best discount.
* There is fee & refunding rules paper,student can take a look first to understand fully and then choose the paying way suitable for individuals and sign.For example: For one who got injured,we’ll do the refund fully according the time you’ve been here.For personal reasons of leaving,you can apply to keep the rest remained length valid or refund.However we will refund only monthly Meal fee as we’ve paid Tax. You'll see the paper in details after arrival.
*Refunds are not given to students learning for a month or less.