Create a Solid Foundation

4 Weeks. 4 Key Topics. Game-Changer Results.

The Foundational Building Blocks of Business Training Has Arrived

Learn the Building Blocks of Success
Implement Vital Business Systems
Get More New Members on Your Mat


Classes are approximately 60 minutes long and take place every week. Each call will focus on one of the foundational blocks of success for your business. Contact MAIA at [email protected] for the start date of the next session.

Pricing Structure

Learn why it's not about what you charge but how you charge your students.

Class Schedule

Setting up a class schedule to maximize student count, quality, programs and retention.


Understanding the correct way to offer upgrades in your school and why it is the biggest profit center.

Mass Intros

The fastest way to increase student count in your school.

How It Works

1. Join the weekly webinar

Enter the weekly webinar every Wednesday at 1pm CT (2pm ET).  

2. Connect, review and ask questions

Join the Foundations Facebook Group to ask questions to the instructors and review the materials with the group. 

3. Take action on what you learned

Implement what you’ve learned and apply the newfound knowledge to your school. 

Your Instructor

Mike Metzger - Orlando, FL

Co-owner of 9 schools in Orlando and Lead MAIA Elite Consultant  

Mike Metzger has worked with hundreds of schools across the nation to improve their processes, systems, and profitability. He personally owns and operates 9 schools so his knowledge, insight and coaching come from the experience he's gained in the industry for the past several decades. Whether you have 10 students or 100, his coaching can put you on a realistic path to reach the goals you set. 

"There is simply no question about whether this will be a good investment for your business...if you want to get ahead of the competition, take this course! Plus, Cris Rodriguez gives some of the most comprehensive feedback -- she will help you see exactly what you need to do for success with the online/social media marketing world!"

Bridgette Crocker
Integrity Martial Arts, Moore, OK

"I thought we had a decent handle on our social media, but I was so wrong. This is an absolute must for any school no matter the size. The knowledge Cris Rodriguez shares is worth so much more than the cost. It’s really a no brainer!"

Diana Nakarmi
Pentagon MMA, Arlington, VA

"MAIA has given us a wealth of information and resources to grow and improve our Academy. It has been so helpful learning from each other and being able to brainstorm and share ideas with the best in the martial arts industry! "

Jen Maloney-Gili
Elite Martial Arts, Melbourne, FL

"We were black belts in martial arts but white belts in business. MAIA helped us become professionals in running our school like a business but also kept the integrity of true martial artist!"

Krista Sky
Sky Centers Martial Arts, Lombard, IL

What You Actually Get

Live Group Coaching for 4 weeks on the Foundations of Business.

Every other week, you'll focus on one of the 4 main aspects of your school that will set you up for success. By the end of this training, you'll know exactly how to set up pricing structure, class scheduling, offer upgrades and execute mass intros.

Access to the Foundations Facebook Group for you and another member of your team.

You and another team member will get access to the MAIA Foundations Facebook Group where you can go to ask questions about the content and get help from the MAIA coaches on each topic inside the training.

Recorded Training Sessions.

You'll be able to watch the trainings so you can focus on them in your free time. If you can’t make the call when it's live, no problem. You'll have access to the recording.

MAIA Foundations



  • 4 Total Live Coaching Calls over 4 weeks on the Building Blocks of Business Success.
  • Access to the Foundations Facebook Group for You and a Team Member.
  • Recorded Training Sessions. 

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