Korean American Martial Arts Academy

Korean American Martial Arts Academy

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Thank you for your interest in Martial Arts.
Master Nelson is the Only Officially World Headquarters Certified Master Instructor in the area. He has over 4 decades of "Real" martial arts training since 1977, with 25 years military service, a US Army Captain (RET),  2 combat tours, with 15 years overseas, and trained in 15 "Real" martial arts styles including Taekwondo, Karate, Wushu, Hapkido, Aikido, Daitoryu Aiki Jujutsu, Judo, Jujitsu, Jeet Kune Do, etc. Not the stuff you see here in the U.S. 
Master Nelson trained overseas 1977-91, taught the First Infantry Division 1989-91 before the Gulf War, taught US & British Special Forces in Iraq 2008 & 09, Valencia Community College West Campus 91- 93, in his own school from 1993 - 2007 before being deployed and teaching in Iraq. He retired in 2015 and opened this school in 2016 to share his experience with you!
Master Nelson's primary training is in Taekwondo, Hapkido, Aiki Jujutsu, Judo, and Jeet Kune Do. He is a certified 8th Dan in Taekwondo & Hapkido. 
From Master Nelson:
"My Instructors were the worlds elite leaders in their styles at the time of my training. Google them,
in Taekwondo-Chong Soo Hong, Oh Joo Yul, Edward B. Sell, Jae Sun Do;
in Hapkido/Aiki Jujutsu-Ji Han Jae, Kwang Sik Myung, Chong Min Lee;
in Judo-Philip S. Porter;
in Jeet Kun Do-Richard Bustillo." 
I teach and certify all students at the world headquarters. We are recognized around the globe as leaders and examples in our abilities, achievements, and disciplines.
We would love to have you training with us. Everyone begins at their own fitness level and builds up from their. We have kids classes and adult classes. 
Everyone starts with a Two Week Special Introductory Offer with a FREE Uniform.
We'll get you in the best shape ever while learning the worlds most advanced and respected self defense and fitness systems!
I encourage you to call 407-883-1413 or come in to start your journey ASAP at 4556 East Michigan Street,  Orlando, 32812.
We'd love to have you on our team!
Thank you.
Master Nelson"

It is so exciting and satisfying to see people overcome mental and physical barriers and gain the self confidence to move forward in training and life. I look at this as training the next generation of positive minded people who are determined to succeed at whatever they put their minds to. 

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Belle Isle, FL 32812
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  • Master Nelson

    Always a great day at KAMAA! Always excited to work with my students of all ages. They are always full of (😂) surprises. Love to see them learn and grow. Martial Arts is about self discovery, and watching these students realize their potential is awesome.


What is your typical process for working with a new student?

Two week introductory with FREE Uniform.

What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

Certified at Korean World Headquarters, Kukkiwon, World Jidokwan, Moo Duk Kwan, Korean Hapkido fedreation.

Over forty (40) years experience. Taught U.S. Army First Infantry Division during Gulf War.

Taught U.S. & British Special Forces in Iraq.

Taught Valencia Community College 91- 93.

Taught at Martial Arts Academy of Central Florida 93 - 2007.

Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

Depends on program. 

What types of students have you worked with?


What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?

Find a credentialed expert who fits the model of a true martial artsist in every way.