SHAKU Martial arts Youth & Adult Programs 

Youth & Adult Martial Arts (ages 12+)

SHAKU's Youth and Adult Program is a blend of traditional and contemporary martial arts, combining an incredible conditioning workout with martial arts skills and technique delivered within a respectful environment.  Classes emphasize individual attention, are high energy and develop the physical and mental strengths of each student.  Drawing from Kung-Fu, Kempo Karate, Kickboxing and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu SHAKU's eclectic curriculum is both exciting and challenging with instruction being geared to the age and ability of each student. Our program provides each student and family with skills and instruction the core areas of fitness, self-defense, and martial arts technique framed within a unique “Attitudes for Success” philosophy.  Training is organized into bi-monthly and quarterly training modules that serve to effectively introduce, develop and reinforce martial arts knowledge, skills and attitudes to all students.  Students and parents also receive access to online video tutorials to assist with practice at home and to prepare for monthly progress checks and periodic belt examinations.

Certified Instructor Training - CIT (ages 14+) 

SHAKU’s Certified Instructor Training Course is offered to students who have set the goal to become a Black Belt and also wish to acquire the skills required to be a martial arts instructor.  Public speaking, team building, teaching skills, leadership philosophy and advanced martial arts are some of the areas covered in this course. This is a great course for any youth or adult wishing to develop their public speaking, teaching and leadership schools.  Assistant instructors and camp leaders are typically hired directly from SHAKU's CIT Program.

Gracie Jiu-Jitsu - BJJ (ages 16+) 

Gracie Jiu-Jitsu (or Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu), rounds out our curriculum. The legend of the Gracie family began in Brazil with Royce's father, Helio Gracie. Today Royce feels privileged to spread the techniques perfected by his father all over the world. SHAKU Family Martial Arts is a recognized Gracie affiliated school.

Classes focus on learning the art of Gracie Jiu-Jitsu, arguably one of the most effective and efficient self defense systems in the world. This program is fully integrated within the SHAKU curriculum and is also offered as a stand alone program at select locations. 

Private Lesson Program - PLP (ages 18+)

Sometimes learning in a group environment is not possible for everyone.  Perhaps your busy schedule or personal training needs or goals require a customized and personalized approach.  SHAKU's Private Lesson Program (PLP) is designed with this is mind.  Some of the program's benefits include...

  • Personalized program tailored to fit your learning style and your training goals.

  • One-To-One in-depth instruction.

  • Personal training journal.

  • Accelerated rate of progress over group classes (students typically learn 3 to 4 times faster in one-to-one teacher-student situations).

  • Accommodations for health, physical or learning challenges. 

  • Scheduling in mornings, weekends or late evenings to fit your schedule. 

There are many people from all walks of life who will benefit from SHAKU's Private Lesson Program.  These include....

  • Busy Professionals who require flexible scheduling.

  • High achieving individuals seeking to achieve proficiency in martial arts at an accelerated and challenging pace.

  • Individuals who prefer learning in a one-to-one environment.

  • Individuals with particular age or health considerations that require a customized program that will be self-paced.

If you feel personalized training is the right path for you, please contact the school in your area for more information.  Limited spaces are available in this program as it is typically taught exclusively by SHAKU's most senior instructors.

All our SHAKU™ schools are proud to offer a 30-Day no-risk  trial to enable students, parents and instructors sufficient time to evaluate the suitability of our programs.  If you would like to explore this option for you or your child, just FILL OUT THIS FORM and an instructor will call you to schedule a school orientation meeting.  Please mention that you found us on the web and you will receive a complimentary uniform at no charge!  


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