Learn karate at our school—a self-defence based martial art, with specialized programs according to age. Beginners will start with basic principles designed to establish a strong foundation for progression toward increasingly more advanced instruction.
CMAC Dapo karate school in Mississauga and Brampton teach classical karate, a self-defence based martial art, with specialized programs according to age. Our style is Goju Ryu Karate-do, meaning “hard-soft style empty hand way.” Various forms, blocks, strikes, grabs, holds, and takedowns are the primary study here. An emphasis is placed on goshinjutsu (life protection arts)—skills used for self-defence.
Our dojo is predominantly a karate school, with 90% of students training and studying karate. Other martial arts include kickboxing and arnis (Filipino Martial Arts).
Goju Ryu Karate-do
Beginners will start with basic principles designed to establish a strong foundation for progression toward increasingly more advanced instruction. Students can start anytime.
Style: Goju Ryu
Attendance: Twice per week
Ages: Ages 4–7 · Ages 8–12 · Teens/Youth · Adults
Experience: Beginners accepted. No experience required
Pre-requisite: In-class assessment
Gear: Complete keikogi (karate top and pants), badge, belt
Schedule: Mondays–Thursdays; Saturdays–Sundays
Location: Mississauga, Brampton
Karate classes in Mississauga, Brampton
Students will acquire tools to live a strong, purposeful life
➜ Strengthen physical abilities through engaging and dynamic training
➜ Develop self-defence skills
➜ Refine the body, mind, spirit
An essential aspect to karate is its emphasis on self-defence. It is in this classical tradition that the art is taught.
Karate School Curriculum
Receiving techniques (Blocks)
Goju Ryu standard kata
Bunkai and kata deconstruction
Go no sen
Sen no sen
Demonstration of power on a shield
Where We’ve Taught
Thrive in a supportive community
The karate school environment is challenging but not competitive, driven by the shared purpose of refinement through training.
Legitimate karate lineage
Benefit from the history, research, travel, connections, and international teaching experience of BasselsJ.
Solutions to real-life obstacles
Whether a younger or older child, youth, or adult, students will learn skills to manage obstacles they encounter in real-life.
Students receive instruction appropriate to their physical, mental, and psychological developmental stage.
Access to further training opportunities
Enriching seminars, local and abroad, in karate and other martial arts, are available to students through our network of affiliates.