Get to know Master Irvin’s House of Discipline

About Master Irvin's House of Discipline
in Bossier City

Our UNSTOPPABLE Mission:

Master Irvin’s House of Discipline is committed to inspiring and empowering you to reach your full potential.

Our focus is on bringing you the best martial arts lessons in the Bossier City area to give you the tools you need to defend yourself, maintain great health, and become the best version of yourself for a successful living. 

Master Irvin’s House of Discipline has earned the reputation in Bossier City, as well as Shreveport, Barksdale AFB, Lake View, Benton and Blanchard, of being the top martial arts school for enriching our students’ lives and equipping them to face life with the winning edge.

Many people believe the martial arts are about just fighting, but our program is much, much more than that. When you train in our martial arts classes you take advantage of the best self-improvement system in the world.

Master Ivory Irvin

Senior Master, 7th Degree Black Belt National Tae Kwon Do Federation of America

Born in New Orleans, LA,  Master Irvin’s Martial Arts training began in 1972 at Southern Black Belt Academy in New Orleans. His instructor, a Korean native, trained him intensely, often 6 days a week for months at time. 

Master Irvin received his 1st-degree black belt in the fall of 1974 from the academy where he began his training. Later that year he joined the U.S. Army where he furthered his martial arts pursuits. He often trained with the Republic of Korea (ROK) Armed Forces, where he was introduced to martial arts weapon (Bo and Nunchakus).

Ivory Irvin

Master

Master Irvins extended Bio

Master Irvin has served as a Combative Arts Instructor for the U.S. Army Military Police units at a host of military installations, both in the United States and overseas. During his illustrious military career, he has instructed martial arts for a variety of studio owners, churches, youth, and universities, as well as provided private instruction.

Following his military retirement in the spring of 1995 and after obtaining the military rank of MAJOR, he directed his efforts towards turning his long-time dream of owning his own martial arts school into reality. This dream came to fruition when he resigned his 8 year position as faculty member of Louisiana State University -Shreveport  ( where he had instructed  Martial Arts/Self Defense) and opened his school in August 2005. The school that he opened was name “Master Irvin’s House of Discipline and is one of premier martial arts schools in the area. Master Irvin’s House of Discipline is a school that’s thriving in the Bossier City area and beyond. The students enrolled really enjoy the class and learn skills that can be used throughout their lives. Master Irvin’s accepts students ranging from ages 4 to 84. Master Irvin’s House of Discipline, “Where Discipline Is Your Weapon!’

Mr Javier Velazquez

Weapons Instructor

Mr Javier Velazquez
Weapons Instructor

3rd Degree Black Belt (Tae Kwon Do)
Mr Javier has been studying martial arts for 25 years. He has also studied a variety of other disciplines to include the following: Tang Soo Do (4th Degree Black Belt) Shotokan Karate, Shito-Ryu, Shurite and Kick boxing where he holds a 2nd Degree Black in each discipline. 
He has taught in several noteworthy sites to include Germany, Turkey, and Los Angeles, Ca. He served in the United States Air Force and is now pursuing his Doctorate degree. Additionally, he is in training for his 4th Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do at Master Irvin’s House of Discipline, where he has been under Master Irvin’s tutelage for the past 8 years.
Mr Javier is a valued staff member at Master Irvin’s House of Discipline. 

Guest Instructor
Mr. Danny Howard
Krav Maga

Mr Danny T. Howard is a retired  US Army combat veteran of 27 years. He has taught combative arts in a variety of combat units to include the  Army’s elite Special Forces. 
Combatives included Krav Maga, Filipino Knife Fighting, Boxing, and  Jujitsu. Mr Howard has taught for 11 years and possesses a special passion for teaching. He is a true professional, a gifted instructor, and a welcomed addition to Master Irvin’s House of Discipline. 

Mr. Danny Howard

Guest Instructor Krav Maga

Mr. Noah Bensinger

Assistant Instructor Krav Maga

Assistant Instructor
Mr. Noah Bensinger
Krav Maga

20 Years Military Veteran

Worked with Military Security Force

Krav Maga Instructor Certified

Assistant Instructor of Krav Maga at Master Irvin’s House of Discipline

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What people are saying about Master Irvin's House of Discipline

James Dick
James Dick
Student
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"I look forward to Wednesdays..."
“Thanks Master Irvin for the support you have gave our family. Most of all thanks for taking the time with our daughter. I look forward to Wednesdays as we get her ready to come to your class. It is a great blessing to watch her at 4 years old with a yellow belt. One word can only tell people who we really feel... " BLESSED" Many Thanks!!!!!”
Bob Fowler
Bob Fowler
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"GREAT PLACE FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS"
“Great place for children and adults. High energy workouts and training!!!”
Shelby Mayo
Shelby Mayo
Parent
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BEST THING I EVER DONE FOR MY SON...
“Best thing I ever done for my son. Wonderful people and always family. My son loves master Irvin”
Leighe Roark
Leighe Roark
Parent
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"WE LOVE MASTER IRVIN!"
“We love Master Irvin! My son Isaac has thoroughly enjoyed working under him and learning!”
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Although many people think the martial arts are just about fighting, the truth is that the physical “kicking and punching” are really just the tools that I use to teach the more important, and MUCH more valuable lessons about yourself.

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