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Levels of Certificates at Various Ikebana Schools

Ohara School Sogetsu School
  1. Shotoka (beginner)
  2. Honka Ikki (first term of advanced course)
  3. Honka Nikki (second term of advanced course)
  4. Honka Sanki (third term of advanced course)
  5. Shihanka Ikki (first term of assistant teacher's course)
  6. Shihanka Niki (second term of assistant teacher's course)
  7. Shihanka Sanki (third term of assistant teacher's course)
  8. Seikyoju (instructor)
  9. Iemotokyoju Sankyu (master)
  10. Iemotokyoju Nikyu (master, second grade)
  11. Iemotokyoju Ikkyu (master, first grade)
  1. Yonkyu Shokyu (beginner, first certificate)
  2. Sankyu Shokyu (advanced, second certificate)
  3. Nikyu Shokyu (advanced, third certificate)
  4. Ikkyu Shokyu (advanced, fourth certificate)
  5. Yonkyu Shihan (teacher, fourth grade)
  6. Sankyu Shihan (teacher, third grade)
  7. Ninkyu Shihan (teacher, second grade)
    1. Sanyo
    2. Jonin Sanyo
  8. Ikkyu Shihan (teacher, first grade)
    1. Somu
    2. Jonin Somu
    3. Komon
    4. Riji