Become an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor

Become an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor!

Not just a career. A lifestyle.

Set yourself up for success by joining one of the fastest-growing and most rewarding personal training professions around.

Training to become an Arakan Martial Art Instructor is more than a career choice, it’s a lifestyle. Put simply, Arakan Martial Art instructors live and breathe this art. They undergo years of dedicated training, including a development program where they learn to be better communicators, leaders and motivators.

Arakan Martial Art has been growing strongly since first being established in Queensland in 1993, with Perth in particular bringing in more students than the current instructors can cater for.

If you are looking for a career that brings purpose to your life, and provides you with the security that only a booming business can promise, then training to be an Arakan Martial Art Instructor may just be the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

Am I A Good Candidate?

You do not need any previous martial art experience, or even fitness industry experience (although this could be a perfect profession for a personal trainer wanting more of a challenge).

This program is designed for people who love a challenge and who are hungry and excited about the idea of transformative change, both in themselves and in their students.

If you have determination, resilience, and the right attitude, we will fully train you towards becoming an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor, and even show you how to successfully run your own business.

Becoming an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor is much more than just getting a job; it’s a journey of personal development towards a fulfilling lifestyle and a rewarding career, where you get to make a positive difference in the lives of others.

As our club continues to grow, so do the opportunities to become an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor across Australia.

Since our inception in 1993, Arakan Martial Art® has helped thousands of people achieve their personal goals and live a better quality of life. In line with our success, Arakan Martial Art® Instructors are very much sought after - to the point where we now require more instructors to meet the needs of our ever growing number of members.

How Do I Get Started?

The journey to becoming an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor begins with you being a student first.

All Arakan Martial Art® Instructors are students first and foremost, whilst also undergoing their own Arakan Martial Art® journey. To be considered an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor one must show great dedication and enthusiasm towards their training, as well as a desire to live a life of service to others.

Get in touch today to start your journey towards becoming an Arakan Martial Art Instructor!

Let's Get Started!

What Happens Next?

Upon receiving your request, you will be ‘earmarked’ as having a desire to become an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor and one of our Senior Instructors will contact you.

To determine whether becoming an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor would be a suitable path for you and whether you would be a great fit for us, you will receive the following:

  • 1 x complimentary personal training private lesson with an Arakan Martial Art® Senior Instructor.
  • 1 x complimentary group lesson with a Senior Instructor.
  • 1 x complimentary exclusive martial arts seminar led by Chief Instructor / Master Kyaw.

During these lessons we will have greater insight into whether you would be suitable for the Arakan Martial Art® Potential Instructor Program and you will gain more insight into Arakan Martial Art®. This is an important part of the process so please remember to bring the best version of you to every lesson.

Every Arakan Martial Art® Instructor began as a student. Your journey to becoming an instructor would be based on your continual performance, dedication and approach towards your Arakan training.

Based on your continual commitment towards your training and self-improvement, you may be then invited to attend a complimentary information session with Chief Instructor Robert Kyaw. At this session you will receive further information on becoming an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor, including potential earnings and requirements.

These sessions run biannually in June and November and you will be informed when the next session is available.

Being invited to this information session does not automatically guarantee acceptance into the Potential Instructor Development Program or to becoming an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor. This is an exploratory session for both parties to determine whether we can work together.

The Journey To Become An Arakan Martial Art Instructor

Students who demonstrate commitment and dedication are selected and then invited to participate in the Arakan Martial Art® Potential Instructor Development Program.

This is the path towards becoming an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor and to being able to teach, inspire and empower others.

An Investment In Yourself

You must recognise and appreciate the value of investing in yourself; your own training and personal development are all part of your journey in the Arakan Martial Art® Potential Instructor Development Program.

It is our goal through the Arakan Martial Art® Potential Instructor Program to empower you, and build your self-confidence, discipline, fitness and health, along with giving you the tools to run your own successful business and live an extraordinary life.

You simply need the desire, determination, discipline and resilience to want to achieve all this for yourself, whilst being of service to others.

The Rewards Keep Coming

Not only will you be getting fitter, faster, stronger, more resilient, empowered and confident, you will also be learning valuable life skills that will transpose into other areas of your life.

It’s an amazing journey to become an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor and the rewards of being of service to others, making a positive impact in their lives and having the privilege to impart this knowledge and be a part of others journey towards empowerment, far outweighs the investment.

This journey is designed to challenge you, motivate you, inspire you and bring out the very best in you.

It is an honour and privilege for us to teach Arakan Martial Art® and we take great pride and responsibility in imparting our knowledge of Arakan Martial Art® to our members.

Then The Fun Begins… Your Own Franchise!

Being an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor is not just a ‘job’, it is a way of life.

Once you have graduated from the Arakan Martial Art® Potential Instructor Development Program, you will continue to be a student, however will now also have the great privilege being able to teach this amazing art to others.

Once an instructor, you will have the go ahead to acquire legislative requirements and insurances (we will guide you each step of the way) and you will be provided with your own franchise to teach Arakan Martial Art®.

Arakan Martial Art® Instructors are passionate professionals with a genuine desire to help their students achieve their desired results and goals. The role of an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor is to coach, mentor and guide our members to live more empowered lives and to help them achieve their goals. You will be on a path to continuing self-development as well as developing your Arakan Martial Art® skills and techniques. It is a warrior’s journey.

You Receive Ongoing Support

When you become an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor you will receive unparalleled, ongoing support including, but not limited to:

  • Ongoing personal mentoring and support.
  • Weekly meetings that provide you with skills, tools, knowledge and practical support.
  • Comprehensive ongoing training on how to operate your part of the Arakan Martial Art® club.
  • Effective coaching and mentoring skills.
  • Systems on how to run your business effectively.
  • Comprehensive, ongoing marketing support including a state-of-the-art website, comprehensive internet marketing, search engine optimisation, smartphone apps, full time Marketing and Events Coordinator, referral campaigns and much more.
  • Proven systems that are effective and innovative to help you be successful.
  • Comprehensive administration support.

There are NO franchise fees to get started*. You will continue to invest in yourself and your training, which will lead you on your path to becoming an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor.

Are you ready to level up and live your best possible life, being of service to others, being respected, appreciated and rewarded abundantly, whilst helping others towards their journey of empowerment?

Let's Get Started!

The Arakan Martial Art® Potential Instructor Development Program


Imagine waking each morning knowing that you are making a positive impact in the lives of others, being respected and rewarded abundantly. This is the life of an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor.

As an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor you will spend your time helping people make a positive difference as they make the shift to live a more empowered, fitter and healthier life.

Being an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor is about empowerment, self-belief, personal growth, building rewarding relationships, and being at your peak mentally, physically, emotionally and financially.

As an Arakan Martial Art® Instructor, you will be an important member of the most amazing team in the world! You will belong to an elite group of amazing individuals who value being of service. A team that is passionate, fun, loyal, and who bring a high level of camaraderie and integrity to the table.

What you gain will go well beyond physical fitness and health! You will obtain incredible martial arts knowledge, reserved only for an elite few in the world. You will gain in depth knowledge of human behaviour, how being of service to others is a great privilege, and how to motivate and inspire the hearts and minds of people. You will learn practical business skills which will allow you to become financially empowered and you will be mentored every step of the way.

You will be respected, appreciated and acknowledged on a daily basis for your effort, energy, commitment and dedication.


If this sounds like YOU, and you’re ready to live a life of purpose, a life where you’re making a positive change in other people’s lives daily, then let’s get started…

Complete the enquiry form below and one of our Senior Instructors will contact you to begin your journey.

For further information please feel free to email or contact the Arakan Martial Art® Office on 1300 13 23 11.

Arakan Martial Art® currently operates in the greater regions of Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Sunshine Coast, Gold Coast, Northern Rivers NSW and Perth.


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As a woman I am responsible for my own safety and Arakan Martial Art has given me the confidence to be able to defend myself if the situation arises. I started Arakan for weight loss and I achieved this, but I also gained so much more along the way; my journey has been incredible and I would recommend every woman give Arakan a go as it has changed my life. The ride is truly worth taking...

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