Black Belt at Home is the official retailer of Global Martial Arts University course materials. If you are not ready to enroll into the GMAU as a full at-home ranking student, Black Belt at Home offers you the full course, as a one-time purchase. You can purchase to own the course in a digital streaming/download version.
What makes Black Belt at Home courses better?
- Comprehensive White to Black Belt Curriculum - Your course will include a common sense, comprehensive, and chronological curriculum covering everything that you would learn in a local dojo for the art of your choice.
- Follow Along Classes and Workouts - Instead of just teaching the techniques, many of our Black Belt at Home courses include follow along classes, as well as workouts, to round out your at-home training regimen.
- The Ability to Earn Rank - Once you get comfortable with the training, and want to go even deeper, and get credit for your training - you can enroll into the Global Martial Arts University course that corresponds to the style that you are studying. You can earn internationally accredited rank, get instructor support, interact with your peers, get new training content every month, and much more.
- Instant Access with the Digital Edition - This lets you immediately start your training by streaming on any device, or you can download the videos for offline viewing.
Jon Hodge currently holds the rank of 6th dan black belt in shotokan karate and song moo kwan. He has taught martial arts for nearly 20 years. Over the years Master Hodge has studied many different forms of martial arts and is also a Master Chi Kung and Tai Chi instructor. Master Hodge is well known as a teacher of self defense, self discipline, and most importantly to him – self improvement.
Michael Hodge is the founder of Black Belt at Home and also the weapons style Ultimate Bo. Michael has been studying the martial arts since age seven and has earned a 3rd dan black belt in shotokan karate. He has taught thousands of classes as an instructor in his own dojo, and his father’s dojo in the last 10 years, and now currently works with his home study students from around the globe.
Michael South is a black belt Krav Maga instructor and has been a student of the martial arts for over ten years. He also holds black belts in Tae Kwon Do, Hapkido, and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. He began teaching martial arts professionally ten years ago and is the founder of National Martial Arts, an Oklahoma-based martial arts organization dedicated to making the world a better and safer place.
Dustin Koppel has been involved in the martial arts for more than a decade now, and teaching for 8 years. He began with Krav Maga and Muay Thai Kickboxing. Two years later he got involved with Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. As a competitor, he has won kickboxing championships in the light and super heavyweight categories. Currently, he runs a top martial arts school in Tennessee, along with training his global Krav Maga distance training students.
Global Martial Arts University
The Global Martial Arts University is the world leader in helping martial artists learn and earn real accredited rank at home. The GMAU is leading the pack by way of offering the highest quality online courses, real instructor feedback, student interaction, and high standards for all students. The GMAU offers black belt courses in Taekwondo, Shotokan Karate, Krav Maga, Ultimate Bo, Nunchaku; as well as the Certified Martial Arts Teacher™ course.
Global Martial Arts Association
The Global Martial Arts Association (or GMAA) is on a mission to unite the world of martial arts. Rather than creating division, conflict, or segregation – the association is imbued by the lightness of respect and compassion for all martial artists. The GMAA is a non-political organization dedicated to raising the standards of martial arts instruction, qualifications, and student progress in their own journey toward self-mastery. The association does not exist for the few, but for the many.
The Abundance Projects
To spread abundance to people and projects in need, we donate a significant portion of our net proceeds monthly. The Abundance Projects is not just about donating money. Mobilizing our students and certified instructors toward lofty goals of bettering their local communities. The Abundance Projects is an opportunity for martial artists to leave a positive mark on the world and live with a mindset of abundance rather than lack or worry.
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