We Are The Local Experts In Life Skills

Welcome to The Black Belt Academy, where every student enjoys hands-on instruction and comprehensive coaching. Our courteous instructors are among the finest in Dorset. We pride ourselves on having an in-depth knowledge of the subject matter, along with an ability to develop a helpful and constructive relationship with each student. We train men, women, and children of all ages and abilities, working hard every day to help you achieve complete success. Join us in Verwood and check it out today!

Not Just Another Sport

Our training is not just another after-school activity. We produce personal development through physical discipline. We work hard to instill the values of respect, courtesy, honesty, perseverance, and integrity that are the foundation of martial arts dating back thousands of years.

Nobody Sits On The Bench

Martial arts is not a team sport, the only person that you are competing with is yourself. Each person is treated as an equal and is trained to the best of their own ability and potential. A student is never compared to anyone else. Our instructors are there to guide, instruct, and motivate you to be the best that you can be.

Professional Training For All Ages

Students come to us from age 4 to 65. Some students are in shape, while others are overweight. Some come for self defence, or fitness, and others for fun. The beauty is, we work with everyone. Our classes are scalable to meet your unique skill level and our instructors are dedicated to your success.

Helping You Enjoy Complete Success

The combined physical and character foundations that we develop help children excel in their academic school studies, sports, and their social endeavours. It ensures that they will have the confidence in themselves and the character to make the right decisions when confronted with negative peer pressure. They will be leaders, not followers!

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Our Kids Martial Arts Classes Build Confidence

If you’re looking for a great way to keep your child active and build their self-confidence at the same time, we’ve got the answer.

At The Black Belt Academy, we’re proud to offer age-specific Kids Martial Arts Classes that build students up with exciting instruction. Our classes are perfect for all experience levels and can help students find success in no time. PLUS, we’re conveniently located right here in Verwood Hub!

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Our Instructors are EXPERTS in Teaching Important Life Skills to Your Children!

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At The Black Belt Academy, we make it a priority to offer high-quality instruction to students across Dorset. Our Kids Martial Arts program surrounds your little one with positive role models and high-energy classes that are always fun.

Join us in Verwood for:

Little Dragons (Ages 4-6): Our most basic instruction, the Little Dragons program is perfect for students who are just starting out. We teach the basics of balance and coordination while also introducing fundamental movements like kicks and punches.

Our Little Dragons have a blast learning:

Structure and discipline

Developing listening skills

Basic martial arts movements 

Children’s Karate (Ages 6+): Our Children’s Karate features an exciting system of progression and increased challenges. We start students out with basic movements before moving on to more advanced strategies and combination movements. Our belt progression system keeps students motivated from week to week and we build their confidence with tons of exciting challenges.

Children’s Karate offers students:

Strength, speed, and agility

Body awareness and control

Bully prevention strategies

And In Every Kids Martial Arts Class, We’re Teaching Valuable Life Skills – We’re Your Local Experts! 

For most of our students, the best parts of our training are kicking and punching and building incredible strength. But as parents ourselves, we know how important your child’s mental and social development can be.

That’s why our Kids Martial Arts program offers incredible character development alongside all the fun physical skills we teach.

At The Black Belt Academy, our goal every day is to offer students across Verwood an exciting way to grow and challenge themselves.

We’re helping your child:

Learn confidence and respect

Establish teamwork and leadership skills

Develop focus and attention to detail

Enjoy an incredible sense of accomplishment

Take The First Step Today! Join Us For The Best Kids Martial Arts Classes In Verwood!

Give your child the best chance to thrive with our Kids Martial Arts Classes at The Black Belt Academy. We’re conveniently located in the Verwood Hub and we’re proud to train students of all ages and experience levels.