Martial arts classes

Find after-school martial arts here

Martial arts classes and after-school programs include classes in karate, taekwondo, judo, and others. Kids love these for the self-defense skills they gain, as well as having an exciting way to exercise and make new friends. On this page, find
A list of classes focused solely on martial arts
A second list of after-school programs with some martial arts activities (among others)
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Martial arts kids' programs

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Programs specializing in Martial Arts (11 results)

Programs listed below offer dedicated martial arts training that may include progression through belts or instruction from professional martial arts trainers. Consult program listings for details.

  • Brampton, ON
  • Age 5 to 12 (Coed)
  • From $295
BramptonOntario

Karate camp for kids is much more than karate. Social Games, Bully Prevention, Fitness, Goal Setting, Outdoor Activities Visit website

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  • Brampton, ON
  • Age 13 to 16 (Coed)
  • From $130
BramptonOntario

Train martial arts from the comfort of your home, stay fit, reduce anxiety. Separate online classes for children, teens. Visit website

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  • Brampton, ON
  • Age 8 to 12 (Coed)
  • From $130
BramptonOntario

Train martial arts in-person or online, stay fit, reduce anxiety, Separate classes for children, teens. Join anytime. Visit website

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  • Brampton, ON
  • Age 5 to 7 (Coed)
  • From $550
BramptonOntario

Online Martial Arts classes working on keeping the body and the mind active. Have fun while practicing a little self-control. Visit website

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  • Brampton, ON
  • Age 5 to 7 (Coed)
  • From $130
BramptonOntario

Train martial arts in-person or online, stay fit, reduce anxiety, Separate classes for children, teens. Join anytime. Visit website

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  • Brampton, ON
  • Age 8 to 12 (Coed)
  • From $550
BramptonOntario

Online Martial Arts classes working on keeping the body and the mind active. Have fun while practicing a little self-control. Visit website

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  • Brampton, ON
  • Age 13 to 16 (Coed)
  • From $550
BramptonOntario

Online Martial Arts classes working on keeping the body and the mind active. Have fun while practicing a little self-control. Visit website

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  • Midtown, Toronto
  • Age 3 to 18 (Coed)
  • From $450
TorontoMidtownMidtownOntario

Choose from 7 different theme weeks that include Taekwondo and traditional camp activities Visit website

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  • Mississauga, ON
  • Age 7 to 13 (Coed)
  • From $225
MississaugaOntario

Each camper will experience the fun, excitement, and magic of professional wrestling! Visit website

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  • Midtown, Toronto
  • Age 2 to 4 (Coed)
  • From $50
TorontoMidtownMidtownOntario

Kids will love this fun engaging martial arts with dynamics kicks, while learning self defence, focus, discipline and respect Visit website

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  • Vancouver, BC
  • Age 8 to 14 (Coed)
  • From $425
VancouverBritish Columbia

Students at Knight Camp learn about history, leadership, swordplay, archery, medieval games, and more. Save 10% => OURKIDS10 Visit website

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Programs offering Martial Arts as an activity (33 results)

Programs listed below offer programming that will include some martial arts activities.

DAY CAMP
Traditional
Summer Camp
Jul 04 - Aug 26, 2022

  • Oakville, ON
  • Age 4 to 12 (Coed)
  • From $450
OakvilleOntario

Community camp feel with a variety of awesome outdoor activities! Visit website

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  • Parry Sound, ON
  • Age 7 to 16 (Girls)
  • From $2,235
Parry SoundOntario

Encourage girls to be brave, discover strength while connecting with each other Visit website

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  • Montreal, QC
  • Age 6 to 15 (Coed)
  • From $275
MontrealQuebec

Led by a mature staff, our mission is to promote an active and healthy lifestyle in an inclusive environment Visit website

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  • Huntsville, ON
  • Age 7 to 18 (Coed)
  • From $1,100
HuntsvilleOntario

Olympia gives kids professional instruction and guidance to grow and excel – and to have fun while they do it! Visit website

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  • Temagami, ON
  • Age 5 to 17 (Coed)
  • From $3,210
TemagamiOntario

The best coaches and state of the art training facilities. Choose from recreational and competitive streams. Visit website

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  • North-York, Toronto
  • Age 7 to 13 (Coed)
  • From $600
TorontoNorth-YorkNorth-YorkOntario

Our Basketball Camp provides campers ages 7-13 an opportunity to build their skills on a full-sized indoor basketball court! Visit website

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DAY CAMP
Magic
Magic Camp
Jul 05 - Aug 19, 2022

  • North-York, Toronto
  • Age 7 to 13 (Coed)
  • From $600
TorontoNorth-YorkNorth-YorkOntario

In Magic Camp, campers will learn how to perform mind-boggling magic tricks that they can take home to their families! Visit website

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  • Temagami, ON
  • Age 5 to 17 (Coed)
  • From $3,210
TemagamiOntario

Specialty Waterski & Wakeboard Program open to all campers from beginners to experts. Visit website

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  • Temagami, ON
  • Age 5 to 17 (Coed)
  • From $3,210
TemagamiOntario

Trampoline training with Canadian Olympic Coach Dave Ross featuring the only open-air trampoline facility in Canada. Visit website

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  • Temagami, ON
  • Age 5 to 17 (Coed)
  • From $8,050
TemagamiOntario

Designed for those who wish to receive expert instruction in a wide variety of summer camp activities Visit website

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  • Richmond Hill, ON
  • Age 13 to 14 (Coed)
  • From $2,100
Richmond HillOntario

Leadership, friendship and fun for today's teens! Visit website

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  • Montreal, QC
  • Age 3 to 15 (Coed)
  • From $200
MontrealQuebec

English, French & Math for beginners, Music, Magic, Cooking, Science, Robotics, Soccer, Basketball, Drama, Dance, Art, etc Visit website

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  • Huntsville, ON
  • Age 7 to 18 (Coed)
  • From $1,100
HuntsvilleOntario

Olympia gives kids professional instruction and guidance to grow and excel – and to have fun while they do it! Visit website

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DAY CAMP
Traditional
Pre-K Camp
Jul 04 - Sep 02, 2022

  • Throughout Ontario (3)
  • Age 4 to 5 (Coed)
  • From $236
AjaxMississaugaWoodbridgeOntario

Our camps are designed to be a perfectly customizable experience to fit every child – all in one location! Visit website

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  • East-End, Toronto
  • Age 4 to 11 (Coed)
  • From $240
TorontoEast-EndEast-EndOntario

Summer Karate Day Camp includes Karate, Yoga, Outdoor Park and Splash Pad play time, Beach, Crafts, Games and Activities. Visit website

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  • North-York, Toronto
  • Age 7 to 13 (Coed)
  • From $600
TorontoNorth-YorkNorth-YorkOntario

Bayview Glen offers both traditional day camp experiences and more specialized skill-building camp experiences! Visit website

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  • Stratford, ON
  • Age 4 to 12 (Coed)
  • From $144
StratfordOntario

As Canada’s largest camp provider, the YMCA of Three Rivers (YTR) offers a safe and engaging camp experience for all. Visit website

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  • Temagami, ON
  • Age 5 to 17 (Coed)
  • From $5,725
TemagamiOntario

A variety of programs will have your kids begging for more. Visit website

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DAY CAMP
Roblox
Coding Camp
Jul 05 - Aug 19, 2022

  • North-York, Toronto
  • Age 7 to 13 (Coed)
  • From $600
TorontoNorth-YorkNorth-YorkOntario

Campers will create their very own ROBLOX video game with the help of our Coding Specialists! Visit website

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DAY CAMP
Traditional
Sports Camp
Jul 04 - Aug 26, 2022

  • Richmond Hill, ON
  • Age 7 to 12 (Coed)
  • From $1,450
Richmond HillOntario

An action-packed, fun-filled summer awaits your child this summer in our Sports Camp. Visit website

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  • Parry Sound, ON
  • Age 6 to 18 (Coed)
  • From $5,553
Parry SoundOntario

Campers with learning disabilities, ADHD and high-functioning ASD have the opportunity to experience success at Camp Kodiak! Visit website

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DAY CAMP
Traditional
Day Camp
Jul 04 - Aug 26, 2022

  • Richmond Hill, ON
  • Age 4 to 12 (Coed)
  • From $1,400
Richmond HillOntario

A fun mix of sports and other fun activities for the camper interested in a bit of everything! Visit website

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  • Temagami, ON
  • Age 18 to 18+ (Coed)
  • From $0
TemagamiOntario

Join the CAC team as a junior staff member. Visit website

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  • Temagami, ON
  • Age 17 to 18 (Coed)
  • From $5,725
TemagamiOntario

Spend each day fully immersed in the course including lessons, opportunities to lead activities, and co-lead cabins. Visit website

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  • Laval, QC
  • Age 3 to 15 (Coed)
  • From $180
LavalQuebec

Soccer, Basketball, Ball hockey, Dance, Drama, Art, Music, Cooking, Magic, Science and French, English & Math for beginners Visit website

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  • Temagami, ON
  • Age 5 to 17 (Coed)
  • From $3,210
TemagamiOntario

A variety of programs will have your kids begging for more. Visit website

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  • Midtown, Toronto
  • Age 3 to 18 (Coed)
  • From $450
TorontoMidtownMidtownOntario

Campers get to do the black belt training experience. Fast kicks, Board Breaking and Dynamic kicking combinations! Visit website

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  • Temagami, ON
  • Age 5 to 17 (Coed)
  • From $3,210
TemagamiOntario

Train at all heights to learn new aerial skills and perfect old ones on our top-of-the-line silks and hoop equipment. Visit website

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  • Temagami, ON
  • Age 5 to 17 (Coed)
  • From $10,500
TemagamiOntario

Daily schedules designed to allow each summer camper the opportunity to select their own activities. Visit website

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  • Huntsville, ON
  • Age 7 to 18 (Coed)
  • From $1,100
HuntsvilleOntario

Olympia gives kids professional instruction and guidance to grow and excel – and to have fun while they do it! Visit website

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DAY CAMP
Soccer
Soccer Camp
Jul 05 - Aug 19, 2022

  • North-York, Toronto
  • Age 7 to 13 (Coed)
  • From $600
TorontoNorth-YorkNorth-YorkOntario

Our Soccer Camp provides campers ages 7-13 an opportunity to build their soccer skills on a full-sized turf Soccer Field! Visit website

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DAY CAMP
Roblox
Robotics Camp
Jul 05 - Aug 19, 2022

  • North-York, Toronto
  • Age 7 to 13 (Coed)
  • From $600
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Martial arts classes near you

We list kids’ martial arts programs from across the country. Find your city in the list below and browse programs in your area.

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More than just after-school programs

Classes are just one way to advance through belts in a martial arts discipline. Here are other ways kids can immerse themselves in martial arts.

What will your child learn in martial arts programs

Here's a quick overview of what kids learn in the variety of martial arts classes listed on our site. Consult each program for specifics of what they offer. 

Self-control. Flexibility, coordination, spatial awareness, and physical strength are all part of martial arts programs. Kids explore various ways their body moves and, as a result, they gain greater physical and mental control over themselves. Through this, kids recognize where their physical strength lies and apply this knowledge in other areas of daily lives.

Self-defense. Martial arts are the path to self-defense. Students' focus is on protecting themselves from harm. Safe blocking practices are used in these programs, allowing kids to stay protected in class. They feel empowered by their improved physicality and their knowledge of how to defend themselves. 

Perseverance. Acquiring belts in any martial art comes with perseverance and patience. Programs encourage students to rebound from mistakes, and to push forward with their training and development. They internalize the value of independence, perseverance, and self-discipline.

Transferable physical skills. The flexibility, control, and strength acquired in martial arts programs can apply to other activities. Sports such as hockey, soccer, or even dance all need discipline, control, and commitment, to which kids can transfer skills.

Discipline. Martial arts programs focus on fun while requiring regular discipline. Kids are taught to refrain from flaunting using skills aggressively. In order to rise through belt levels, kids need to practice on their own and drive themselves to improve. 

The benefits of martial arts programs

Promotes fitness maintenance.  Each martial arts program promotes active living. Kids take part in various exercises, stretches, and drills that boost adrenaline. Personal exposure to the benefits of keeping active enhances children’s overall health and wellbeing. A love of martial arts can be carried into adulthood.

Satisfies kids’ need for energy release. Whether it’s a before- or after-school program, martial arts satisfies kids’ need to burn energy. Meditation and physical exercises taught in these programs allow kids to better understand their personal energy and how to use it wisely.

Raises leaders and helpers. Classes are led by strong, insightful, constructive leaders and young martial artists develop leadership skills as they observe. Social skills, responsibility, and emotional awareness are promoted in these classes. This growth will be useful to kids in class but also in school and work.

Focus on improving character. A child’s character definitely improves as a result of martial arts programs. They learn about empathy, responsibility, respect for others, and for themselves. Martial arts are rooted in philosophies that are holistic, aimed toward enlightenment through consistent practice. Development of a deep character from an early age gives kids advantages throughout life. 

Creates community. Kids approach martial arts individually, but peers are a great source of feedback and encouragement. They progress naturally alongside people their age. Through this, kids create a community that provides space for them to grow and be themselves.

Questions to ask martial arts teachers 

When reviewing martial arts classes, here are some questions to ask. These will help you sort through options and find the class that can best help your child.: 

  1. What safety precautions are in place for accidents or injuries?
  2. How long have they been teaching?
  3. Do instructors have training in working with children and are they all police-checked?
  4. Will uniforms or specific outfits be required? Where can I purchase these items?
  5. How much practice is recommended?

Other camps and programs you might also be interested in

We also list camps and programs focused on specific martial arts as well as those that can help develop skills and strength that benefit martial arts training.  See our recommendations below:

Karate camps focus on this most famous and influential of martial arts. Karate is the art of "the open hand," focusing on linear, harder movements.  

Taekwondo camp focus on this powerful form of martial arts, originated in Korea. It can be said to be more physical than some other forms, as it involves using one’s leg, feet, arms, and hands. 

Yoga classes for kidsyoga camp, or meditation camp are all worthy complements to martial arts, giving kids a focus on stretching and breathing that comes from these disciplines.

Sports camp is ideal for martial artists who want to increase flexibility and leg strength. Some examples of camps that work the right muscles include soccer campskating camp, and gymnastics camp.   

Combine this with advice from the rest of our guide:

Sources and further reading

"How to pick the best martial arts class for your child." Claire Gagne. Todaysparent.com.

"How To Keep Your Child Motivated In Martial Arts." Evolve-mma.com


Frequently Asked Questions

How many Martial arts classes are there?
There are 11 programs specializing in Martial Arts. In addition, there are 33 programs offering martial arts as an activity. Use the filters to narrow by age and program type, then click on matched programs to see daily activities, dates, rates and registration information.

What are the fees to attend Martial arts classes?
Fees for Martial arts classes range from $50 to $550 per program (program types and lengths vary). Use the filters here to narrow programs by age and type.

What age do Martial arts classes start at?
There are programs available for children aged 2 through 18.

Where can parents meet with Martial arts classes?
Meet with program directors and staff at the Our Kids Camp & Program Expo. The Expo is held annually in February, and is a fun and informative day for parents, kids, and teens. Find event details and free tickets here.


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