CTI School of Martial Arts

CTI School of Martial Arts


We were supposed to meet at CTI at 11am today for the parade, right?

CTI helps in improving in developing improved self confidence with Martial Arts and physical fitness

Master Humberto Prado
President, CTI-School of Martial Arts in Hammond

* Instructing in Hammond for over 15 years

* Event Director for annual CAC Taekwondo Tournament in Highland Indiana.

* Director of Public Relations for Illinois Taekwondo State Association (ITSA) Illinoistaekwondo.com

* Current Illinois State Championship Coordinator (5 years)

* Accomplished Instructor/Fighter for over 25

Operating as usual

Photos from CTI School of Martial Arts's post 09/21/2023

This wraps up our end of Summer promotion test. A huge congratulations to the students especially to those who COMBATED their fear of breaking multiple boards.


Issac is happy to join CTI’s Junior Black Belt Club (JrBB).


A great start to the week! Students are prepping for their next belt test. Who will earn a spot in “best form”?!


Working on Coordination!


A fun obstacle learned in our Ninja class.

Photos from CTI School of Martial Arts's post 07/11/2023

A great way to start the week by earning their first belt in their journey on becoming a Black Belt with CTI.


Celebrate the love for your country! Be safe.


Reminder- CTI is closed July 3rd to July 7th.


…and this wraps up our Summer Belt Promotion! Beginners and Intermediate did a fantastic job. After hard work, sweat, and dedication our athletes are closer to their Black Belt.

Photos from CTI School of Martial Arts's post 06/24/2023

One of CTI’s “Home Rules” is to give back to the community by volunteering. Master P. Put in the work for St. Thomas More Food and Music Festival. Stop by and support the community and local businesses. Saturday 6/24/23 and Sunday 6/25/23. #


What a great way to end the week at cti.


What a great group of teens.


Wishing ALL mothers and Happy Mother’s Day!


Reminder - CTI is closed for Spring Break this week - 3/27 - 3/31. Spring on to nice weather. 😊


A huge congratulations on taking 1st place in Kickboxing.

Photos from CTI School of Martial Arts's post 03/23/2023

Congratulations on a great promotion test. Everyone did well.

Photos from CTI School of Martial Arts's post 02/22/2023

2023 Gala ceremony. Congratulations to all who advanced to their next belt. Thank you for joining us at the this year’s Gala. We are truly blessed!


CTI will be closed Monday January 16 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.


From our family to yours ! 🤶🏻

Photos from CTI School of Martial Arts's post 12/23/2022

A spectacular performance from all COMBAT students. Winter Storm Elliott did not stopped them from testing. Each and everyone worked very hard for this day. “Who are we?…..CTI


Tomorrow is the Black Belt and Color Belt promotion test. Yum Yum….There will be Tamales for sale at the Belt testing tomorrow. 😋. Cash only.


What a great way to end the night. CTI 1 - Black Belts physical is complete and CTI 2 continues to practice on forms.


Kudos to our ninjas on earning their physical strength belt.


Due to a death in the family, CTI will be closed for the rest of the week. If you have any questions, please give us a call. Please keep us in your prayers.

Classes will resume on Monday.


We are CLOSED today 11/23 and tomorrow 11/24 in observance of Thanksgiving.

Wishing you a happy Thanksgiving full of love and peace. Enjoy your time with family, and friends.

CTI is truly grateful for your continuous support. Many thanks to our COMBAT families and alumni families.

Master Prado and Family 🥋🥷🥰


Our COMBAT Black Belt girls are confident, and fearless in Taekwondo but also are great at performing in school plays. They are role models to our Lil’ Ninjas 🥷.


A peek at tomorrow’s Black Friday Holiday special.
Give the gift of sparring equipment this year to your Lil ninja 🥷


CTI 2 in session!

Now accepting registrations - ages 12 and up - Tuesday and Thursday at 7:15 pm - 428 173rd Street, Hammond, Indiana.

Photos from CTI School of Martial Arts's post 11/04/2022

Dia de Los Mu***os was a fun!


Be informed with CTI School of Martial Arts events and important dates.

Photos from CTI School of Martial Arts's post 10/20/2022

It was an awesome day to kick with this COMBAT guy.


CTI2 maintenance is not complete. Classes will be at Kennedy location this week.


Congratulations to Ezekiel from Munster High School, cross Country team on making it to semis. CTI students succeed in and outside of CTI School of Martial Arts.

Photos from CTI School of Martial Arts's post 09/23/2022

You did it! 🥋Congratulations to our COMBAT contestants on testing for their next belt. You had the courage to show your parents and others what it takes to step on the mat and show off your techniques to them. Continue your goal on becoming a COMBAT Black Belt and never give up! Master Prado and Mrs. Silvia are proud of you.


Combat Ninjas are prepping for their next promotion belt test and are looking great! 🥰

Photos from CTI School of Martial Arts's post 08/17/2022

LiL’ Ninjas are putting in the work. Prepping for their next belt is always a hard task. It is definitely an accomplishment towards their journey on becoming a COMBAT black belt.


Banner is up at CTI 2.

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Videos (show all)

CTI Pizza Party has talented dancers.  Our CTI kids had a fantastic night!  We love each and every one of you.   Besos!
Always trying to improve and stay in shape for my students.  Was blessed today and worked out with all three of my kids.
Sorry Josh, had to show the love.
Team Captain motivating Co-captain. Great job Josh.
Team getting in some work before AAU/USAT State Championships.
Ending on a high note.  Let’s see who gives up.
Fun at CTI




6944 Kennedy Avenue
Hammond, IN

Opening Hours

Monday 5pm - 9pm
Tuesday 5pm - 8:30pm
Wednesday 5pm - 9pm
Thursday 5pm - 8:30pm
Friday 5pm - 8:30pm
Saturday 11pm - 2pm

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