Southern Pine Institute of Martial Arts offers traditional Japanese Nan Sho Kempo Jujutsu, Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu Iaido Seiho Ha, and the Filipino martial art of Arnis de Mano. The primary teaching philosophy of the Nan Sho system is to teach techniques and principles that are practical to all body types and age levels. The techniques taught hold elements of both control and quick combat effectiveness. The methods of self defense taught are not meant for competition and are viewed as necessary for the protection and advancement of the self and others.
Training at Southern Pine Institute of Martial Arts is formatted to teach both external and internal martial arts. Through continued practice and guidance, students often discover improved posture, confidence, physical awareness, and steadfast technique. The education received at Southern Pine Institute of Martial Arts is personalized to every student and often serves as a path to self discovery. Instructors at Southern Pine Institute of Martial Arts are required to train in various martial disciplines in order to understand the perspective of students with and without prior training. Taught in a family friendly atmosphere, the Nan Sho system is applicable to all body types, gender, age, and physical fitness level.