Dr. Mark Cody
Introduced INTO the World Union of Masters and Grand Masters
Creator of INCAMEI Logo
Dr. MARK EDWARD CODY
Mark Edward Cody began training in the martial arts in 1981. For almost twenty years, he owned one of the largest martial art studios and firearm training facilities in Central Florida. In 1998, he received his Fifth Degree Black Belt in Wado Ryu Karate/Jujutsu. In the same year, Filipino Combat Systems Grand Master Ray Dionaldo promoted him to the equivalent rank of Guro (Guru) in that system.
In 2005, he was inducted into the World Union of Masters and Grand Masters as a Master Martial Arts Instructor (most systems regard this rank as “8th or 9th degree black belt”). The same year, he was awarded an honorary Doctorate in Martial Philosophy.
Dr. Cody is a teacher, writer, lecturer, Baptist preacher, and motivational speaker. He offers training classes and seminars in tactical firearms training, concealed weapon permit certification, blade and tactical baton fighting and a variety of other combat related arts.
Dr. Cody is the author of seven books Bushido:
A Modern Adaptation of the Ancient Code of the Samurai Filipino Combat Systems, with coauthor, Grandmaster Ray Dionaldo
Wado Ryu Karate/Jujutsu
The Warrior’s Journal, with coauthor, Marrese Crump, actor and martial arts master (Instructor to
Guardians Of The Galaxy star, Dave Bautista)
Live Now! with coauthor, “Stoney Stone”
Courtroom Confidential (Editor) Alex Zouzoulas, author
The Sword of Truth: The Origin Of The Bible, Prophecy, and the Battle between God and Evil
Dr. Cody is currently writing his next book,
The Sword Of Liberty: The Foundational Principles Of The American Republic
Dr. Cody is the founder of The Bushido Institute for the Advancement of Martial Arts and
Sciences. The Institute and its affiliates offer a wide range of training programs, including, but not
limited to: Concealed Weapon Permit Certification Tactical Firearms Training (Handgun, Pistol, Shotgun, Full Auto, Sniper Training)
Martial Arts Training: Karate, Jujutsu, Judo, Kali (blade and tactical baton), and many other arts
Weapon retention and disarming techniques (Urban Tactical Division)
Fight Choreography for stage and film
Personal Security Training
Survival Training and Disaster Preparedness.
S.W.A.T. Skills (Building entry, team movement, rappelling, defensive driving, room clearing etc.
handcuffing techniques, prisoner transport) Lie Detection and Interrogation Techniques
Team Building/ Confidence Courses
Winning Strategy for business/ non-martial applications Graphic Design and Book Publishing Assistance (Ghost Writing, Editing, Book Design etc.)
The Institute has an international team of associates who can custom design seminars and training
programs in a vast array of skill sets for a worldwide clientele: Private Investigations, Armed and
unarmed security, Executive protection, Corporate Security/Counter Espionage etc.
Dr. Cody is available for seminars or lectures on a variety of topics including Warrior Philosophy, The Bible, Christian Apologetics, Bible Prophecy, Martial History and
Philosophy, Comparative Religion, Mythology, Counter Terrorism, The Threat of Militant Islam, American and World History, Constitutional Law, The American Revolution and the Founding Fathers, The Psychology of Survival, understanding the threat of Communism and Fascism.Winning Strategy, Understanding Cults, Counter terrorism, etc.
Search “Mark Edward Cody” on Amazon.com and other online bookstores for his published works.
Mark Edward Cody can be contacted via The Internet at BUSHIDOinstitute.com and
Email: [email protected]