Genin 1
Genin are the lowest ranks of ninja, and what ninja are considered after having graduated from the Ninja Academy. Genin are given a headband upon graduation. This headband has a symbol on it, of their own village, recognizing them as protectors of this village. Genin can only take on D and C rank missions, however this rule can sometimes be lifted [See Gaara before Chuunin Exams] .