This program is designed for children from 10 to 14 years of age with an autism spectrum. The program introduces specialized skill-based training for children with limited physical, intellectual, social and emotional abilities. With this in mind, there is more emphasis on building your basic skills training with a strategic balance of martial arts.

The Spectrum Skillz Ninja represents the ability of spectrum individuals who train martial arts to succeed.

Skills development

Understanding the needs of these children, we chose 8 skills that make up the Spectrum SKILLZ Extreme program

1. Attentiveness

2. Cognizance

3. Consistency

4. Examination

5. Explanation

6. Fortitude

7. Processing

8. Stamina

In each training session, we work on one of the above skills (in order). During each class, we do a warm-up, a conversation on the mat about skills, two or three skills development exercises, and then a so-called Beam test, where they get different colored beams (each color is a different skill). After the test, stretching is performed and the classes are finished with fun. After all 8 beams have been scored, the children can take the lane exam.

After the test for the belt, children will still practice all 8 skills, but with a more demanding curriculum as they progress to the next rank.

As you can see, we’re taking martial arts training to a whole new level! We use elements of martial arts teaching to build skills suitable for children with a spectrum. This means that your child will learn and grow at a pace that is fun while still having enough challenges to support development. The best part is that the Spectrum SKILLZ program will equip your child with skills that they will use in every area of ​​life!

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