Our Programs & Classes
Students and enthusiasts of martial arts have many reasons for their interest in the martial arts. Some are drawn to the physical fitness and weight-loss aspects of training. Others seek to add discipline and self control to their lives. While still others are concerned about safety and self-defense.
Whether you are interested in our programs for mental or physical well being, Martial Arts America Anderson offers a number of programs that will fit your developmental needs and your busy schedule as well.
Karate for Kids - Ages 5 - 11
This is the place for your kid(s) if you are looking for a top rated martial art program that emphasizes character development. Classes are SAFE, fun and educational. We have a dynamic curriculum that keeps kids engaged and constantly seeing improvement! Incentive programs such as Academic Achiever, Black Belt Club and Demo Team reward effort. Sleepovers, pizza & movie nights, laser tag and buddy weeks keep things exciting and fun as well as allow the children to socialize and make new friends. Doing well in school is encouraged and incentivised. Co-operating at home is expected and taught as part of becoming a Black Belt. Children are taught that Parents and Teachers are in charge. A "Student Creed" which emphasizes correct behavior, a positive attitude and never misusing Karate is recited at the beginning and end of each class. We also focus on the "Four Secrets of Karate": Concentration, Respect, Self-Discipline and Perseverance!
Street Smart Martial Arts - Teens/Adult
Maududo is a safe, fast paced, easy to learn system of self defense that will help you overcome the fear of failure, the fear of others, and not feeling confident enough to protect yourself or your loved ones. We give you proven physical and mental training and proven street-tested advanced fighting skills to overcome any obstacles. You will never be afraid of any human being or fear any situation again. Students learn and progress through the following skill sets:
Skill 1: STAND UP - How to use your hands, feet, elbows and knees in a variety of situations.
Skill 2: GRAPPLING - What to do if you are grabbed by an attacker.
Skill 3: KNIFE DEFENSE - How to defend against various knife attacks.
Skill 4: LEGAL WEAPONS - Using common items as effective weapons for defending yourself.
Skill 5: SWEEPING - Knock an opponent to the ground with leg sweeps.
Skill 6: PRESSURE POINTS - The use of pressure points on an assailants body can leave them weak and vulnerable.
Skill 7: THROWING - Learn which shoulder throws and hip throws are effective against certain types of attacks.
Skill 8: GROUND FIGHTING - Most fights end up on the ground so these skills are valuable.
*Skill 9: Chi Kung - Ancient Chinese art of breath control and relaxation.
Please Contact Us if you have any questions about our programs or would like to know about other programs that may not be listed here.