Best Self-Defense Classes in Toronto, ON

The highest-rated Self-Defense Training companies out of 64 vetted & reviewed in the Toronto area.

Toronto No Gi

Toronto No Gi

(30)
  • Train
  • Mats
  • Skilled
“If you ever have an opportunity to attend one of the seminars by Robert Drysdale, absolutely go because Rob is a World Champion on another level and his seminars have been invaluable to my Jiu Jitsu game and changed my life.”
In Business Since 2011
1560 Yonge St, Toronto, ON M4T 2S9
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Combative Concepts Academy of Martial Arts

Combative Concepts Academy of Martial Arts

(49)
  • Knowledge
  • Learn
  • Passionate
“Coming to Combative Concepts gym was one of the best decisions I made, when I decided to make commitment to be able to compete in MMA, this is one of the gyms, I found where training is actually meant to help you achieve your goals, unlike many other...”
1211 Kennedy Rd 2nd Floor, Toronto, ON M1N 3P4
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Mftk Martial Arts Academy

Mftk Martial Arts Academy

(49)
  • Taekwondo
  • Discipline
  • Integrity
“Professionally and expertly ran Academy; great instructors around the owner who has created wonderful place for kids to learn not just taekwondo but to build on their equally important skills as discipline, respect, punctuality, listening.”
397 Eglinton Ave E, Toronto, ON M4P 1M6
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Toronto Jiu-Jitsu Club

Toronto Jiu-Jitsu Club

(48)
  • Environment
  • Community
  • Team
“Jiu-jitsu is a challenging sport, especially at the beginning; this school strikes a good balance of making BJJ safe and accessible to new students, and providing the environment for them to challenge themselves and excel.”
2073 Danforth Ave, Toronto, ON M4C 1J8
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Elite Martial Arts Toronto

Elite Martial Arts Toronto

(48)
  • Krav Maga
  • Students
  • Curriculum
“When the world changed in March Dan quickly adapted and created great online options and wrote motivating blogs to keep us going and as the circumstances kept changing he stayed resilient and offered creative solutions to zigzag around closures with ...”
1 York St 5th Floor, Toronto, ON M5J 0B6
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Gracie Barra Jiu-Jitsu

Gracie Barra Jiu-Jitsu

(48)
“Professor Alexandre, a 4th degree black belt and student of Mestre Draculino, have successfully implemented an amazing atmosphere where everyone (from young kids to elders, mixing programs like women self defense and competition classes) can find a ...”
In Business Since 1999
521 Adelaide St W, Toronto, ON M5V 0N8
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Openmat MMA

Openmat MMA

(46)
  • BJJ
  • Students
  • Team
“A famous BJJ grappler Lachlan Giles - who also runs a school - recently talked about the two approaches an academy can offer beginners: a narrow path, where only a very few moves are learned and mastered with tons of repetition for immediate applicat...”
295 College St Level B, Toronto, ON M5T 1S2
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Thompson Jiu Jitsu Academy

Thompson Jiu Jitsu Academy

(41)
Adult BJJ, Kids BJJ, Adult Martial Arts
“I continue to be impressed by the collaborative and supportive learning environment, and I would highly recommend it to anyone considering a martial arts gym in the Leaside / Midtown / Davisville Village area.”
In Business Since 2020
1518 Bayview Ave B, Toronto, ON M4G 3B4
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Evoke Martial Arts & Kickboxing

Evoke Martial Arts & Kickboxing

(50)
  • Feel
  • Fitness
  • Teen
“I have a Shotokan Karate background and have been quite out of shape so I was looking for something where I could use my passion for martial arts but also get my body back in shape and Evoke is the perfect place for that.”
In Business Since 2021
1669 Bayview Ave #200, Toronto, ON M4G 3C1
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Synergy Martial Arts

Synergy Martial Arts

(50)
  • Taekwondo
  • Kickboxing
  • Expertise
“They LOVE the classes because they're fun with just the right amount of competition built in, and I love that they have a place to get attentive instruction, a skill-building outlet for physical activity and a class that both my kids can take at the ...”
416 Moore Ave, Toronto, ON M4G 1C9
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Grapple Lab Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Grapple Lab Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

(37)
  • BJJ
  • Atmosphere
  • Knowledge
“Everything had a purpose, there was no wasted motion, he included relevant technical details based on whether applying the techniques in competition, MMA, or self-defense scenario.”
In Business Since 2017
1992 Yonge St, Toronto, ON M4S 1Z7
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Wolf Athletic Academy

Wolf Athletic Academy

(28)
  • BJJ
  • Train
  • Motivating
“Martial arts schools in Toronto are a dozen good ones but from all the athletic gyms I trained in I have to say Wolf Athletic Academy is far the best martial arts,, As a construction project manager at Flood Tech I have the need to be in shape for my...”
Transparent Fees & Pricing
1287 St Clair Ave W, Toronto, ON M6E 1B8
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Greenwood Jiu Jitsu Toronto

Greenwood Jiu Jitsu Toronto

(32)
  • Atmosphere
  • BJJ
  • Team
“The students/teamates that you'll meet there are very friendly and inviting which makes the classes that much more enjoyable, the kids program is phenominal and the kids are always having fun, and the classes are very female friendly, there is alread...”
In Business Since 2012
416 Moore Ave suite 102/103/105, Toronto, ON M4G 1C9
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Innercity Martial Arts

Innercity Martial Arts

(24)
  • Professor
  • MMA
  • Interest
“I am usually the overly careful type about what I want to commit and I did explore at first a few other gyms before I decided to stay at ICMMA, you too would see what sets this dojo apart, the environment has this cozy feel, and this is not because o...”
In Business Since 2012
492 Parliament St, Toronto, ON M4X 1P2
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Tiger Dragon Martial Arts and Holistic Healthcentre

Tiger Dragon Martial Arts and Holistic Healthcentre

(19)
  • Learn
  • Classes
  • Family
“The gentle and specific guidance makes it a great place to train for everyone, whether you are a parent looking for your child to learn discipline and confidence, a young person looking for how to defend yourself, someone who wants to compete at high...”
1156 St Clair Ave W, Toronto, ON M6E 2V8
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Wen-Do Women's Self Defense

Wen-Do Women's Self Defense

(3)
“The skills, support and encouragement from real life stories that they shared and the support from their great facilitators, was wonderful.”
Emergency Services
Remote Consultations Available
489 College St, Toronto, ON M6G 1A5
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Stoic Jiu Jitsu

Stoic Jiu Jitsu

(11)
  • Professor
“In addition to helping you improve technical skills patiently, they also teach you about sportsmanship and explain positive ways of reacting to what's going on, which I found very useful outside of martial arts, too.”
575 St Clair Ave W *LOWER LEVEL, Toronto, ON M6C 1A3
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Revival BJJ

Revival BJJ

(4)
“An amazing adult strength bootcamp is run on weekends with a fabulous coach and a great team of people that motivate each other to get results.”
In Business Since 2023
1971 Queen St E suite 208, Toronto, ON M4L 1H9
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Kikunaga Dojo

Kikunaga Dojo

(4)
“They teach him how to protect themselves from bullies or potential dangerous situations and also provide them with a sense of confidence and respect for themselves and others.”
In Business Since 2021
1 Wiltshire Ave #103, Toronto, ON M6N 5G4
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Toronto Self Defence Academy

Toronto Self Defence Academy

(3)
“This school is a great way to learn personal protection skills taught by instructors who have real life experience in the field.”
In Business Since 2023
4 St Clair Gardens, Toronto, ON M6E 3V4
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Toronto Goju Ryu Karate

Toronto Goju Ryu Karate

(2)
“No egos here, just a welcoming group dedicated to the art🥋 …”
366 Adelaide St E, Toronto, ON M5A 3X9
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Wu Xing Martial Arts

Wu Xing Martial Arts

(4)
“The classes are very dynamic, and every day you go home satisfied, knowing that you've learned something new.”
In Business Since 2008
Remote Consultations Available
374 Dupont St Floor 2, Toronto, ON M5R 1V9
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Kombat Arts Training Academy

Kombat Arts Training Academy

(47)
  • Facility
  • Muay Thai
  • Passionate
“They offer strength and conditioning classes to complement the martial arts, physio sessions, self-defense classes, and an ever-expanding pro shop with professional gear, clothing, and consumables like Gatorade and protein shakes for when you forget ...”
In Business Since 2001
Coupons & Offers
5630 Tomken Rd Unit 4, Mississauga, ON L4W 2S4
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Black Belt World Mississauga

Black Belt World Mississauga

(50)
“The Best Taekwondo School in Mississauga - Both my sons have been attending Blackbelt World Mississauga over the last 4 years and has gained so much - self confidence, respect for others, great athletic ability and passion for the martial arts.”
Family Business
1170 Burnhamthorpe Rd W #2, Mississauga, ON L5C
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Self Defense Training Services Near You Cost Estimates

Minimum cost
$139
Maximum cost
$415
National Average
$213
Avg Per Hour Rates
$57
$185
$286
Fair price range is based on 773 cost profiles
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National Average $213
Minimum cost $139
Maximum cost $415
Avg Per Hour Rates $57

Fair price range $185 to $286 is based on 773 cost profiles.

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