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2021 Kukkiwon 
Certification Courses
in Chicago, USA

Promoted by Kukkiwon

Conducted by WTA

Kukkiwon PR Section link

Hosted by WTMU


Tel: (847) 480-9224


   November 18 - 21   

min. 3rd Dan Kukkiwon holder

(at least 20 years old)


  November 16 - 17   

min. 4th Dan Kukkiwon holder

(at least 21 years old)


available to former participants


HYATT Regency Hotel

1750 Lake Cook Road,

Deerfield, IL 60015

Tel: +1 (847) 945-3400

Room info: +1 (877) 803-7534 

reserve room via online:

 Hotel Reservation Link 

$109/ night 

(special rate only available via online

reservation link above)

Special rate cut-off date is

Tuesday, November 2, 11:59 p.m.


Friday, December 10 

(Testing in Kukkiwon)

For more information


Office:  (847) 480-9224

Mobile:  (847) 309-2011

Registration is now Closed for the Seminar

Arrival Airport: Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD)

Please make sure you can commit to the time schedule before registering. 

No refund will be given after 5 days of registering, or after registration deadline date - October 31, 2021.)



Registration Deadline

Sunday, October 31, 2021


International Master Course 

(all-day Thursday - Sunday)

  Check-in: Thursday, 11/18,  8-9 am

Check-out: Sunday, 11/21, 10 pm

Poom/Dan Examiner Course 

(all-day Tuesday - Wednesday)

  Check-in: Tuesday, 11/16,  8-9 am

Check-out: Wednesday, 11/17, 10 pm

 (all times are subject to change)

All international masters residing outside of U.S. MUST have a U.S. VISA before applying. 

Please read the following information before continuing with the registration:

  1. If it's your first time taking this Kukkiwon Seminar, you must register for the 3rd International Master Course, this applies for 3rd Dan and up.


    If you applied for the Poom/Dan Examiner Course without holding a 3rd Class international Master Certificate first, your payment will be taken as a credit for the next Kukkiwon Seminar.

  2. If you are outside of the United States, please make sure you are COVID-19 Vaccinated with one of the following vaccines approved by the WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION (WHO)
    Otherwise, you will likely be denied entry into the country.

2021 Kukkiwon International Taekwondo Master & Examiner Course in the USA

I. Purpose

  • To promote the development of Taekwondo and foster the growth and advancement of Kukkiwon Taekwondo masters.

  • To select the Examiners with strict evaluation and to contribute to the fair Poom/Dan Promotion test and the development of Taekwondo technology.


II. General Information

Course Names & Dates:

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  1. Venue: Hyatt Regency Hotel, 1750 Lake Cook Rd., Deerfield, IL 60015 USA

  2. Hyatt Reservation Link: Hotel Reservation

  3. Online Info Link:

  4. Course Registration Link:

  5. Registration Deadline, Sunday, October 31, 2021

  6. USA Citizens/Residents.
    A) Either have a Covid-19 vaccination card OR a Negative Covid-19 test result within the last 72 hours.

  7. Foreigners.
    A) Have a Covid-19 vaccination card, AND
    B) Have a negative Covid-19 test result within the last 72 hours.

III. Eligibility of Participation & Fees

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IV. Registration Documents


  1. Application Form

  2. Color Photo for ID

  3.  Copy of ldentification (Driver License or Passport)

  4. Copy of Kukkiwon Dan Certificate

  5. Copy of 2 nd or 3 rd Class Master Certificate (1st or 2 nd Class Master Course Candidates)

  6. Copy of 2 nd or 3 rd Class Examiner Certificate (1st or 2 nd Class Examiner Course Candidates)

  7. (In case you took the online Theory Portion)7) Proof of Passing the Online Theory Master Course (3rd Class Master Course Candidates) -- Online 3 rd Class Master Lecture Certification, Online ID and Password

  8. Copy of Current Certification (Refresher Participants)

  9. Proof of Participation (Re-Test Participants)


V. Others

All participants shall bring the following:


  1. Dobok (Kukkiwon-recognized Taekwondo uniform), training shoes, and writing instruments.

  2. Identification such as a Driver's License or a Passport.

  3. USA Citizens/Residents.
    A) Either have a Covid-19 vaccination card OR a Negative Covid-19 test result within the last 72 hours.

  4. Foreigners.
    A) Have a Covid-19 vaccination card, AND
    B) have a negative Covid-19 test result within the last 72 hours.


VI. Selection of the Participants


The candidates will be selected by examining their Taekwondo experiences and personal histories according to the regulation of WTA (World Taekwondo Academy)


VII. Contact


WTA, World Taekwondo Academy/ Kukkiwon



WTMU, World Taekwondo Masters Union




Office: +1 (847) 480-9224
Mobile(Korean): +1 (847) 309-2011
Mobile(English): +1 (708) 549-7081
Mobile(Spanish): +1 (708) 549-7081
Address: 3141 Dundee Rd., Northbrook, IL 60062 USA

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