Kyoshi Justin Boylan and Kyoshi Steve Glew have taken the skills and experience that have made them world renowned martial artists and co-founded The Total Martial Arts Centre; undoubtedly the best martial arts school in Perth!
The Total Martial Arts Centre has a philosophy that centres on mutual respect and in building belief and self-esteem in each of its students. Through its range of specialised and well-balanced martial arts disciplines including FMA – Freestyle Martial Arts, Muay Thai and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, they will help bring together the mind, body and soul so you become the person you have always wanted to be!
There are classes for everyone, regardless of age or ability and each one is centred around a fun and engaging, comprehensive syllabus. Not just about high kicks and punches; regular training at The Total Martial Arts Centre will take you on journey which will improve your inner and outer strength, your mental and physical flexibility, endurance, and spirituality.
The instructors take great care in finding out and understanding the needs, differences and goals of each student and shapes each class to provide high-calibre martial arts training so that everyone can achieve their goals and no-one is left feeling out of their depth.
Call us now on 9248 9004 for your FREE introductory lesson!
Kyoshi Justin Boylan
Justin is a co-owner of the Total Martial Arts Centre and provides a wealth of experience to the students that train with him. Justin commenced training in February 1980 and was named FMA – Freestyle Martial Arts Black Belt of the year in 1983. His status as a martial artist was recognised further in 1986 when he was awarded the title of FMA – Freestyle Martial Arts Instructor of the Year.
Defensive Tactics Instructor
Spontaneous Knife Defence Instructor
Dynamic Simulation Instructor
Certificate II in Security (Guarding)
Certificate III in Investigative Services
Certificate III in Security (Guarding)
Certificate IV in Operational Safety Training – Firearms Training
Certificate IV in Workplace Training and Assessing
Police approved firearms, OC Spray, batons and handcuffs instructor
Tertiary: Completed a Diploma of Business Administration from the Perth Technical College in 1988.
I have 30 years experience in crowd control and security. I have provided personal security for a number of media and rock stars at public appearances, record store signings and I have organized the collection of stars to and from the airport where large numbers of fans have been in attendance. I have worked for Former Vice President of the USA Al Gore, Bob Dylan, Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, Pink, Julian Lennon, Oasis, Cold Chisel, Jimmy Barnes, Harry Connick Junior, Human Nature and Rove McManus to name a few. I also worked in many hotels and clubs providing crowd control functions as a team member and also as a team leader. I owned and operated a registered training organisation, Security Institute (WA) for 10 years.
Martial Arts Experience
I started martial arts in 1980. During this time I have received the following ranks and recognitions.
Freestyle Martial Arts 8th Dan Black Belt
FMA Muay Thai 8th Degree Trainer
Kombatan Arnis 1st Degree Black Belt
FMA Arnis 4 th Dan Black Belt
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt in 2014 – under Gene Le Bell Black Belt John Donehue
Seitei Iaido Sho Dan in 2016
Shin Sei Kan Kenjutsu Sho Dan in 2019
World Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Champion Coach 2005 – Coached Grayson West
World Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Champion 2007 – Rio De Janeiro Brazil
National Wrestling Championship 1990 Bronze Medalist Sydney Australia
State Wrestling Champion 1989 Perth Western Australia
Australian Federation of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu WA Director 2006 to 2015
Inducted into Australian Martial Arts Hall of Fame 2011 – Martial Artist of the Year
Inducted into World Karate Union Hall of Fame 2011 – Martial Artist of the Year
Inducted into World Karate Union Hall of Fame 2013 – Master of the Year
Appointed Director Australasian Martial Arts Hall of Fame – 2016
Appointed Director Freestyle Martial Arts Association – 2017 to present
Kyoshi Steve Glew
Steve commenced training in the martial arts in the mid 1980’s and opened his first martial arts school in 1987. His martial arts school benefited from his knowledge and experience as a qualified teacher having taught in a number of senior high schools within the state. Steve is a graduate of the University of Western Australia and subsequent to his high school career, he served in a number of senior executive positions within government. He is currently CEO of a well known not for profit agency that has a national focus in the disability and aged care sector. Steve has extensive experience in the martial arts and security industries. He has previously conducted security courses focusing on defensive tactics and baton and handcuff usage. He is currently a Director of Freestyle Martial Arts and possesses a:
• 6th Dan Black Belt in Freestyle Martial Arts;
• Blue Belt BJJ; and
• 6th Degree instructor in FMA Muay Thai.
Graduate Certificate of Management (Curtin)
Graduate Diploma of Education (UWA)
Bachelor of Arts Degree (UWA – Economics/Politics majors)
Certificate IV in Government Statutory Compliance
Certificate III Investigative Services
Certificate II in Security (Guarding)
Certificate IV Assessment and Workplace Training
Australian Institute of Company Directors 2010-19