1. YRTQA fosters knowledge sharing in all styles of Northern Praying Mantis Kung Fu through social networking and other methods. 

  2. YRTQA provides access to research in Northern Praying Mantis Kung Fu through publication, networking, and other methods. 

  3. YRTQA offers Duan rank certification for Members who are high-level Northern Praying Mantis Kung Fu practitioners through an extensive peer-based evaluation process.

  4. YRTQA encourages instruction of the various Northern Praying Mantis Kung Fu systems through a network of Affiliated Schools.