Ottawa Jiu Jitsu’s

Classes & PRograms

Classes For All AGEs & SKill Level 

Learn self-defense from trained martial artists, build confidence, and get in the best shape of your lives!  It’s easy to get started—Enroll in martial arts classes today!

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

With this program, students will be able to improve their overall jiu jitsu knowledge, improve their movement and coordination, and receive an introduction to more advanced jiu jitsu techniques. Students are highly encouraged to ask questions in order to improve their individual understanding of the techniques and positions. 

Kids & Teen

Strength, self-awareness, respect, discipline and responsibility are common core values taught within our kid’s program. This program is designed to build a strong foundation and improve their coordination, movement, and agility while still having fun!

Competition Program

Focused primarily on sparring, our Competition Program is designed to prepare students for competition. Students will get an overview of tournament scenarios and how to handle certain situations that will arise on the competition mat. This program is offered to all belt levels, but by invitation only.

Women's only

Whether you are interested in self-defense, fitness, or competition, this class adjusts to meet any woman’s specific needs and goals. We focus on providing our women a safe environment to develop their repertoire of attacks, defensive techniques, and escapes from every position

Your First Class is on Us

Get a killer workout, learn effective self-defense techniques and meet our community. 

We at Ottawa Jiu Jitsu pride ourselves in the difference our students feel in our program compared to other programs and we invite you to come see for yourself the value we can bring to your life. 

Request more information today to find out how you or your child can start training!

Our Approach


At Ottawa Jiu Jitsu we pride ourselves on being a community forward gym. We at believe Brazilian Jiu Jitsu to be a way of life, and as such we do everything in our power here to build up the community around us, provide the best training possible, and give everyone, no matter where they are in their journey or their life, a place to feel at home and work at their pace towards their goals.


At Ottawa Jiu Jitsu our instructors and many of our students are always competing and staying current with the highest level of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in the world. We provide competition focused training that translates seamlessly to self defense and personal goals as everybody has their own reason for training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Nobody has to compete as this is a personal choice, but be assured you are amidst high quality practitioners who have solid fundamentals and immense knowledge of the art as a sport and as a system of self defense.

 Human Centred

We at Ottawa Jiu Jitsu receive people from all walks of life with diverse reasons for embarking on the journey to learn Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and we see every student’s journey and progress as individual and unique. Whether it is sport, self improvement, a new skill, a new hobby, self defense, healing, community, mental health, you will find a welcoming kind community to partner with and find support on your journey to achieving your goals both on the mats and in life.

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What Our Students Are Saying 


Brandon and Emera make training bjj a lot of fun! Brandon thoroughly explains the mechanics of a move and potential counters. Emera is such a fun training partner and provides helpful feedback. They’re both very passionate and knowledgeable about the sport!

Melissa M.

I have trained with Emera for some time now, her and Brandon were the first people to introduce me to Jiu Jitsu; which is now a key piece of my life. I have gained so much confidence in my abilities through this sport and community that comes with it. Emera specifically, is a wonderful athlete to train with and has helped me progress on my journey. It is encouraging to see another woman and mother on the mats who is very skilled at what she does.

Meg M.

Brandon and Emera are extremely dedicated and hardworking coaches. Training under them has provided an unrivaled sense of humility. I encourage anyone who seeks a real challenge to check out this community they have constructed.

Jonathan L.

Come. Train.



Gym H0urs

Monday-Friday: 7am – 10pm

Saturday: 9am – 3pm

Sunday: 10am – 7pm


1484 Scott St, Ottawa, Ontario, K1Y 2N4

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