AFTER SCHOOL cooper city

Life Skills after school Ages 6-12

You are invited to our Life Skills After School. Our program is lead by trained and experience Martial Arts Instructors, and is a fantastic and exciting way to improve your child’s confidence, discipline and focus…all while having lots of fun!

We pick up from:

  • Embassy Creek Elementary
  • Cooper City Elementary
  • Silver Ridge Elementary
  • Griffin Elementary
  • Pioneer Middle School

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Martial Arts • After School • Summer Camp

Teaching men, women and kids in Cooper City since 1992

«Since 1992 serving the Cooper City, Davie, Pembroke Pines, Hollywood and Plantation area with professional martial arts training and education on self-defense and character development for children. Grand Master Daniel Baez and his team of black belt instructors have been empowering families in the community for nearly 30 years. Visit our studio and try a free class.»




Finding the right physical activity for your child can be a challenge. That’s why Life Skills Martial Arts is here to help. With over 50 years of experience in martial arts, Grand Master Daniel Baez is an expert in teaching kids of all ages and abilities.

Our program is designed to not only improve your child’s physical health, but also their mental and emotional well-being. We incorporate a variety of techniques, including acrobatics, plyometrics, stretching, and defense personal training to create a well-rounded fitness experience.

At Life Skills Martial Arts, we believe that every child deserves the opportunity to reach their full potential. That’s why we offer a variety of classes to ensure that your child finds an activity they love. Our program is focused on teaching valuable life skills like focus, discipline, respect, and self-defense.

Grand Master Daniel Baez has been serving the Cooper City community for over 30 years. Our program is established in the same location, offering a safe and welcoming environment for your child to learn and grow.

Empower your child with the knowledge and confidence to defend themselves with our self-defense training. With Life Skills Martial Arts and Grand Master Daniel Baez, your child will discover a new passion and gain valuable life skills along the way. Contact us today to schedule a visit and see what we’re all about.





Martial arts are different from all other sports because their main focus is not only physical development but also personal development. The unique benefits of martial arts on the mind and body are due to the emphasis on discipline, concentration, patience, and perseverance.

One example of a martial arts Grand Master who embodies this philosophy is Daniel Baez, a 9th Dan black belt with over 50 years of experience. His dedication to the practice of martial arts and his commitment to personal growth have helped him to achieve a level of expertise and respect in the martial arts community that is unmatched.

Through constant practice and teamwork, martial arts practitioners like Grand Master Baez can achieve higher levels of skill and specific goals, such as obtaining the next belt. This process of continuous progression helps to develop a growth-oriented mindset that can be applied to all aspects of life.

In addition, martial arts also offer physical benefits, such as improving strength, flexibility, balance, and coordination. Practicing combat techniques can also improve cardiovascular endurance and resistance.

In summary, martial arts are a unique practice that not only improves physical health but also mental health, developing skills in concentration, discipline, patience, and perseverance that help practitioners like Grand Master Baez achieve higher levels of success in all areas of life.




Cooper City

Summer Camp 

 For Kids Ages 6-12

Our Life Skills Martial Arts Camps provide an excellent and secure opportunity for your child to engage in a well-organized program featuring enjoyable games and thrilling martial arts instruction. It’s a fantastic way to keep your child entertained while also developing important life skills.

Our camps are available for the Winter break, Spring break, and throughout the entire Summer season. The camps run from 9:00am to 6:00pm daily, ensuring that your child will have plenty of time to engage in all the exciting activities we have to offer.

In addition to the fun games and martial arts training, our Life Skills Martial Arts Camps are designed to help children develop important life skills such as self-discipline, focus, and confidence. We believe that by practicing martial arts, children can learn to set and achieve goals, overcome obstacles, and develop a sense of inner strength.

Our camps are led by experienced and certified instructors who are passionate about teaching martial arts to children. We maintain a safe and supportive environment where children can learn and grow at their own pace.

During the camps, children will also have the opportunity to interact and make new friends with other children who share similar interests. We believe that building positive relationships and social skills is an important part of a child’s overall development.

So, if you’re looking for a fun and safe way to keep your child active and engaged during the school breaks, consider enrolling them in our Life Skills Martial Arts Camps.




Positivo: Calidad, Profesionalismo

(Traducción de Google) Acabamos de mudarnos al área y necesitábamos un lugar seguro para el campamento de verano, ya que volví a la oficina a tiempo completo. A nuestros hijos les encantó y quieren volver allí. Aprendieron mucho en solo unas pocas semanas y aman la TKD.

We just moved to the area and needed a safe place for summer camp as I went back to the office full time. Our kids loved it and want to go back there. They learned a lot in just a few weeks and love TKD.

Livia Greenwald


(Traducción de Google) He asistido a la Escuela de Artes Marciales Báez durante los últimos 5 años y cada vez la experiencia ha sido amistosa y profesional. Cada maestro que he querido decir ha demostrado un bienestar para enseñar y cuidar no solo a los adultos sino también a los niños. La Escuela de Artes Marciales Baez tiene un excelente programa no solo para adultos sino también para niños.

I have gone to Baez Martial Arts School off and on for the past 5 years and each time the experience has been friendly and professional. Each teacher I have meant has demonstrated a wellness to teach and care not only for adults but for children too. The Baez Martial Arts School has an outstanding program not only for adults but for children too.





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master baez martial arts H0urs

Monday-Friday: 1pm – 8pm

Saturday: Special Events

Sunday: Closed

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Visit our school, meet the staff and enjoy a free martial arts class.