Covers Green and Blue belt materials (12-36 months)
Topics: continuation of unarmed defense from beginner levels, plus more difficult weapons defenses (stick, more gun, more knife, etc.)
Introduces sparring - controlled, limited contact at first; then working up to harder fighting.
Stress training is now moderate to heavy, facing multiple attackers and transitions between standing and ground fighting
Students are required to bring their own training equipment: boxing gloves, shin pads, mouthpieces, and groin protectors
Instructor approval is required before attending intermediate level classes and above