The student will learn key principles and applications for all techniques taught and how to integrate them into practical drills, combinations and sparring. A student will also begin practical teaching of a basic skill by assisting in the Fundamental Class once a month. The student will demonstrate mastery of a basic technique by breaking it down into key elements and teaching it back to a new student under supervision of a certified World TBA instructor
The student will have an opportunity in class to practice and drill the techniques and combinations in front of an instructor. Any necessary adjustments or corrections will be made during class so the student can get proper repetitions to make it muscle memory.
The T.A.G. Fundamentals Phase 2 program serves as the catalyst for the transition from beginning student to intermediate student. The Phase 2 class introduces intermediate techniques, sparring, clinch positioning, basic arm weaving, ground fighting positions and survival while continuing to enhance your current skills attained from the Phase 1 program. This program is an additional 6 months to 2 years to progress to Phase 3. In that course of time, the student will earn Student Level 1, and Student Level 2 under the Thai boxing Association of the USA. The student will also begin practical teaching by demonstrating a basic skill by helping in the Kids MMA class or Adult Fundamental Class. This program is an additional 240 – 300 hours to promote to the next level, Phase 3.