Practitioner Level ( 1 - 5 )
These are Krav Maga Students . Their grading patches are yellow with black bars .
3 bars = Practitioner Level 3 ( P3 )
Graduate Level ( 1 - 5 )
These are mainly Krav Maga Instructors , although there are Graduate level students who have not taken Instructor Certification. Graduates grading patches are blue with black bars.
4 bars = Graduate Level 4 ( G4 ).
Expert Level ( 1 - 5 )
These are high level Instructors. Usually specialising or assisting in other areas such as Law Enforcement or Special Units in addition to their general qualification . Their grading patches are yellow with red bars .
2 bars = Expert Level 2 ( E2 )