Here are the reasons why Korean Martial Arts practitioners want to receive a Certificate of Degree (Dan-Jeong) and other documents issued by World Kido Federation/Han Min Jok Hapkido Association, accredited by the government of Korea:

  • The Han Min Jok Hapkido Association is recognized by the Korean government as an official governing body for Korean Martial Arts. Han Min Jok Hapkido Association will remain an official authority in the Korean Martial Arts field as long as the Korean Government exists.
  • The World Kido Federation/ Han Min Jok Hapkido Association provides leadership to more than thirty-one different styles of Korean Martial Arts.
  • The World Kido Federation/ Han Min Jok Hapkido Association have the most advanced and sophisticated technique and skills and will provide continual technical support for all dedicated martial artists.
  • The President/Chairman of Han Min Jok Hapkido Association is elected by representatives of nationally recognized masters every four years. This is unlike the other martial arts organizations, which are run by a self-claimed leadership. Our representatives are elected every two years among the masters who have contributed to the furtherance of Korean Martial Arts; are in constant practice; have good public standing; and have supported the Association. In addition, for the advancement and improvement of Korean Martial Arts, we maintain a research board of ten Directors.
  • The World Kido Federation/ Han Min Jok Hapkido Association will grow without limit and will constantly provide leadership because unlike other martial arts organizations, we are made up with masters of high competence and qualifications. Furthermore, our organization is headed by one of the most respected Korean Martial Artist, Grandmaster In Sun Seo, who provides superb leadership and guidance.
  • The World Kido Federation encourages all martial artists to affiliate with our prestigious organization. It is time to reconnect with your martial arts roots and the mother country-Korea. With such extensive representation, the World Kido Federation is an encompassing umbrella organization for all legitimate Korean Martial Arts and Martial Artists. The World Kido Federation offers its members infinite security, legitimacy and leadership.