The Institute Of Martial Arts in San Jose, California, teaches real-world self-defense, mixed martial arts, and fitness classes to men, women, and children, led by Caio Terra. We provide our students with the necessary tools to deal with any kind of potentially dangerous situation on the street. From verbal de-escalation to lethal force they must be able to make the correct decision in any given situation. Institute Of Martial Arts utilizes the latest and most innovative techniques available today.
Our facility is almost 8,000 square feet of World Class training equipment and mat space and professionally cleaned multiple times each day. Our facility is state of the art and geared towards individuals of all ages and skill levels. Whether your goal is simply to get in shape with some of our Strength and Conditioning classes, or to get yourself ready for three rounds in the octagon at the next UFC event, the Institute of Martial Arts training center has what you are looking for. The entire family can come to get fit and healthy in a supportive environment.
We have an exceptional variety of Reality-Based Self-Defense training programs and fighting systems to choose from or that our students can integrate together, including; the Krav Maga, Mixed Martial Arts, Boxing, Muay Thai/Kickboxing, JCF 300 (circuit training), JCF Combo Fit (boxing/kickboxing workout), CDT Non-Lethal Force Training, and the Philippine Martial Art of Inayan Escrima.
For our younger students we teach a combination of Krav Maga and The Pit Mixed Martial Arts. This program is for ages 7 – 12. You will find training at the Academy of Self Defense to be an enjoyable and rewarding experience. All classes are taught by professional certified instructors who are dedicated to providing a reality-based, but safe and family-oriented training experience for students of all ages. We emphasize a friendly and positive learning environment so training is enjoyable and rewarding.