0ur Programs


  • First One

    Self Defence Workshops

    Fighting Arts Collective has developed several self defence programs that focus on risk identification and avoidance, managing and utilizing your environment, to deterring or counter an attack. These workshops, ranging from 2 – 6 hours, can be made available at our location or at the client’s site. If you would like to set up a workshop for your group please contact us..

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  • second one

    Mentor Program

    Do you have what it takes to be the best you can be?

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  • third gym training

    After School - Summer Camps – March Break – PD Days – Birthday Parties – Movie Nights

    Our studio offers a positive learning environment for children of all ages and ability, regardless of martial arts or fitness experience. Fighting Arts Collective is an inclusive environment focused on learning, personal development, and creating a safe environment for everyone to grow.

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  • fourth muscle

    Toronto Throwdown Group

    Toronto Throwdown Group is a multi-discipline martial arts event designed as an opportunity to try your martial arts style and skill against people outside your training circle. It is a chance to meet and network with other brothers and sisters in the martial arts community with some of the best combative martial artists in the city every two months.

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  • training fifth

    Fight Preperation

    Physical preparation considerations for a fighter are as complicated as you’ll find.

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  • gym training

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Our Classes

About our classes

First Class

Kids Class

Martial arts have amazing effects on the physical and mental health of both children and adults. They can teach your children important life skills and they're also just a lot of fun. So, if you're sitting on the fence about enrolling your children into kids martial arts classes, take a look at the amazing benefits of learning martial arts for kids. CONFIDENCE-EXERCISE-MAKING FRIENDS-TEAM WORK-SELF DEFENSE-DISCIPLINE-MINDFULNESS-SELF ESTEEM

Second Training

Family Class

The emotional bonds between family members are strengthened when they train in the martial arts together unshakable memories are forged which is unforgettable and a positive experience.

Third Class

Pad Drills

A comprehensive program that combines the benefits of a cardio workout with elements of boxing, Jeet Kune Do and Thai boxing. Originally created as a striking-focused workout, Shawn Zirger has developed the PDPT program into a powerful system for training students from absolute beginners with interest in martial arts or fitness.

Fourth Training

Weapons Class

Stick, Knife, Flexible Weapons, Improvised Weapons, Staff, Spear

Five Training


JEET KUNE DO or JKD is a hybrid martial art heavily influenced and adapted by the personal philosophy and experiences of martial artist Bruce Lee

Six Training


NORTHERN SILAT a hybrid system of Indonesia and Malaysia’s Deadly Martial Art

Seven Training

Kalis Ilustrisimo

By INVITE ONLY Shawn Zirger teaches you Tatang Ilustrisimo’s system, known to be scientific and efficient, Kalis Ilustrisimo is also elegant and brutal. This system was archived by Romeo Macapagal, who has selected very few students to assist him in preserving the living work of his teacher. As such, these classes are rigorous and intentional, with an intensity that is extremely demanding of the student.

Classes Schedule

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  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Sunday
KIDS CLASS 5:00PM - 6:00PM 5:00PM - 6:00PM JESSE BROWN
WEAPONS 6:00pm - 7:00pm SHAWN ZIRGER
PAD DRILLS 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm SHAWN ZERGER
FAMILY 5:00pm - 6:00pm SHAWN ZIRGER
JKD 6:00pm - 7:00pm SHAWN ZIRGER
SILAT 9:00am - 10:00am 6:00PM - 7:00PM SHAWN ZIRGER

Expert Instructors

We strive to learn from the best and consistently upgrade our skills. Fighting Arts Collective works with international martial artists to bring some of the best instructors to Toronto in order to inspire and educate our students and the local martial arts community

Head Instructor

Shawn Zirger

JKD, Silat, FMA, Kali Ilustrisimo

Youth Program Director

Jesse Brown

Aikido, Judo, Iaido, Shaolin Kungfu


Kevin Leong

JKD, Silat ,FMA 


Jeffrey Warren

karate, wing chung, JKD, Silat, FMA.