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Welcome To Martial Arts Industry Association

The Martial Arts Industry Association Limited (MAIA) is the Peak Industry Body for Martial Arts in Australia.

The MAIA acts as the representative body for the collective interests of the martial arts to the Federal, State and Territory Governments, the general community and the media.

The combined strength and experience of our members enables MAIA to provide an effective forum for:

  • Lobbying/advocacy on behalf of the industry
  • Representation of member interests
  • Education on a wide range of topics
  • Networking and liaison between members
  • Networking to the wider martial arts community


Covid Safe Certification Tops 60,000

The MAIA Covid Safe Certification program has recently passed 60,000 enrollments. It  is the most successful Online Education program ever released in Australia.  Walt Missingham, President MAIA, today noted: “As we enter our second year in dealing with the Covid Crisis, relevant and accessible information on how to teach safely in the current environment is […]

Read More » | Date: Feb 16, 2021

Christmas Break 2020

Best wishes to all of our members, athletes and officials, all of who worked together to get us through this challenging year, we look forward to a better 2021! Our Office will be closed from the 23rd of December and will reopen on the 27th of January. Merry  Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Read More » | Date: Dec 20, 2020

SYDNEY Accreditation Course dates now available

Please note that the next round of NMAS Accreditation dates have been up dated to: SYDNEY Saturday 21 November: 9am – 12pm Meeting Room Metro Inn 860 Victoria Rd RYDE (SYDNEY) Register online here via: EVENTBRITE Download the application form : NMAS Accreditation Application Form

Read More » | Date: Nov 03, 2020