Private Instruction

Takamiyagi sensei providing detailed instruction, Okinawa

Takamiyagi sensei giving instruction at Ushima Dojo, Okinawa.

Private Instruction

Self- protection

Traditional Weapons

Japanese Swordsmanship


Jiu-jitsu- ground skills


Zen meditation, philosophy

We do not recommend private lessons as a substitute for attending group classes.

We provide private instruction to all types of people; young kids, law enforcement officers, students heading off to college...just about anyone can benefit from some focused training.


Sparring practice


Our private lessons are always in high demand and availability is limited. 


Preferred time slots fill up quickly each week.


Rates with Sensei Branchaud are $100.00 per hour, $50.00 per half hour. 


Other options for private lessons are available. Please feel free to contact us to discuss your interests with us or to find out more.