Kids Martial Arts & Self Defence

Pakenham Kickboxing

At Concept Jiu Jitsu & MMA Pakenham we have specially designed out kids martial arts programs to suit your children. Our coaches are trained in various Martial Arts including Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Kickboxing, Boxing, Karate, Tae Kwon Do, Wrestling and MMA. Our coaches are also trained in First Aid and have working with children’s qualifications. Some of them work in local schools, the Defence Force and Police Force. Our Coaches are Positive Role Models for you children.

Our Staff understand there are many challenges facing our Children and our job is to teach them skills to improve their fitness and mental well-being.

 8 .Reasons Your Kid Should Train With Concept

1 – Improve Self-Discipline

When your child trains with Concept Brazilian Jiu Jitsu/Will-Machado Pakenham, their Discipline will improve. They will learn to focus on things that are important and avoid distractions common for their age group.

2 – Encourage Physical Activity

When you bring your child to Concept you are doing your duty as a parent to encourage their physical activity. This will improve their level of fitness and help them keep their body healthy. Kids today spend too much time on screens (ipads, T.V, Phones). Time with Concept is time away from screens!

3 – Increase their level of Respect

Come and watch a kids class at Concept BJJ and you will notice a high level of Respect displayed by Students, Coaches and Parents. We know schools and parents sometimes find it difficult to teach kids respect so Bring your kids to Concept and we will do it for you 🙂

4 – Make the right type of friends

When you join your child up with Concept Jiu Jitsu Pakenham you will notice them making new friends. Friends who are physically active with parents who put time into their kids.

5 – Improve listening skills

By training with Concept your child will develop superior listening skills. Therefore, these skills will improve their performance at school and at home. Want to improve your child’s listening skills? Come train with us!

6 – Bully Proof your child

Who wants their child to be picked on and bullied? Nobody. Therefore, the choice is easy. Join Concept and we will bully proof your child. Bullies usually choose easy targets and our students are not easy targets.

7 – Improve performance at school and at home.

After you join Concept, we want you to tell us how your child has improved at school and at home. We know this happens all the time and we like hearing it from you.

8 – Concept Jiu Jitsu and MMA Pakenham is local and easy to get to.

Our Timetable offers numerous group classes and private classes too. We cater for everyone, regardless of abilities, co-ordination or anything else. We Want You to Join Us!

Kinda Ninjas

Kinda Ninjas

Ages 4-5

Our Kinda Ninjas class is designed for Kinda aged children and will help them learn Martial Arts Basics. We will develop their Motor skills and build their self confidence. It is run by our Coaches who have current experience working in the primary school system & Kinder system with this age group.

Classes – Monday & Wednesday 5.00pm to 5.30pm

Kids BJJ

Kids BJJ

Ages 5-13

Our children’s classes help to develop co-ordination, concentration and self-esteem in your child. They learn the fundamentals of Martial Arts and self-defence in a safe environment from a qualified coach. We make our classes fun so that your children will want to come back!

Junior Kids (ages 5-7) Classes – Monday & Wednesday 5.00pm to 5.45pm

Kids (ages 5-13) Classes – Tuesday & Thursday 5.00pm to 5.45pm

Senior Kids BJJ

Senior Kids BJJ

Ages 8-13

Senior kids classes will build your child’s confidence, self-esteem and self-belief. Your child will make friends while learning valuable BJJ skills. Some of our students choose to compete in competitions in Victoria and around Australia. If this is the case for you child we will help them along their journey into competition.

Classes – Monday & Wednesday 5.45pm to 6.30pm

Kids MMA

Mixed Martial Arts for Kids

Ages 5-13

We cater for all students from kids (eight years and older) to adults. Most people consider this the appropriate age to start training Kids in MMA. Children in this age group have good vocabulary and are able to listen and take directions pretty well.

Our instructors are great at working with and helping kids develop into better versions of themselves. Our instructors are fantastic role models that your kids will learn from. They will help to build confidence and self-belief in your child through the various activities and skill sets that are taught during this class. It is suitable to for children with no previous experience.

Classes – Saturday 10.00am to 10.45am

Kickboxing for Kids

Ages 5-7, 8-13

It is best for kids to learn self-defence early
Kids Kickboxing is a great way to get your kids off the couch/iphones and into fitness. Our system will get your kids fit, active and focused. They will develop confidence along with an awesome set of self-defence skills.

Classes – Tuesday & Thursday 5.45pm to 6.30pm (8-13)  


Improve your fitness, lose weight, build confidence. Bully-proof your kids! We cater for beginners to advanced in our BJJ, KICKBOXING & MMA Classes.