Self Defense classes for the
whole family in St. Catharines Ontario

Bring your family to Defensive Arts Training Centre for professional martial arts classes. We cater to students of all ages offering kids martial arts, mixed martial arts (MMA), Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and kickboxing. Based in St. Catharines, we offer the Niagara Region quality self-defense classes that not only boost self-confidence and discipline the body, but offer life lessons students can take to heart.

Defensive Arts Training Centre 

Fully Qualified Black Belts on Staff

At Defensive Arts Training Centre, we are proud to have a team of qualified black belts on staff to teach our students. Our owner Sensei Gerry DiSanto is a certified teacher and a Premier Martial Arts Instructor.

Try a Free Week of Martial Arts Classes

Not sure if martial arts is right for you and your family? Try a week free of one of our self-defense programs. CLICK HERE TO START TODAY

Enroll at Defensive Arts Training Centre

Interested in one of our martial arts programs? Enroll at Defensive Arts Training Centre today. Call us or inquire today to ask about our program schedules and important dates.

  • 14 Years with the Certified Ontario College of Teachers,teaching at Holy Cross Secondary School
  • Physical Education Curriculum Specialist
  • Respect Education Facilitator by the Red Cross Anti-Bullying Program

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103 Lakeshore Arts Training Centre,
St. Catharines, ON, L2N 2T1

Office Hours

Mon - Fri 9am-8pm
Sat 9am-2pm

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