Ranking tests are basic training for Kodutütred, which consist of knowledge and skills on the following subjects – Estonian nature, Estonian history, Kodutütred knowledge and skills, behaviour, creativity, hiking skills and scouting skills, safety. There are a total of six ranks, of which the lowest is rank VI and the highest is rank I:
- V rank 8-10-year-old;
- IV rank 11-12- year-old;
- III rank 12-15- year-old;
- II rank 15-16- year-old;
- I rank 17-18- year-old Kodutütred.
The most common forms of activity that deal with ranking subjects are nature walks, camps, study days and excursions.
The acquired ranks are denoted by the dots on the festive form. A VI rank Kodutütred has 1 grade dot on the uniform blouse. The possessor of the highest, or 1st rank, has 6 dots above the right breast pocket.