U.S. Taekwondo Hapkido offers quite a variety of courses. For the children we have evening classes, after school program and we pick up from local schools and a summer camp for kids. For the adults we offer Practical Hapkido and Taekwondo classes plus firearms training to include concealed weapon permit classes. There’s also an instructor on sight that is certified in School Attacker Response Course, that is offered free of charge to local schools and Abduction Prevention for the children, call for more info.
Established in 1997.Master Phil Peplinski started his training in 1986 at a former U.S. Taekwondo affiliate school. After attaining his black belt he started instructing and hasn’t stopped since. U.S Taekwondo Hapkido of Seffner opened it’s doors in Feb. 1997 and has been a huge supporter of the community ever since.
Philip P.Business Owner
Mr. Peplinski holds black belts in Taekwondo, Hapkido, and Torite-jutsu, the result of more than 28 years of martial arts.Master Peplinski, who serves on the Board of Directors of the American Hapkido Federation, was honored as the 2010 WHOFSC Black Belt Hall of Fame Outstanding Contributions to the Martial Arts Award and 2006 Instructor of the Year Award. He is a Featured Dragon Society International Certified instructor. Phil is also the Chief Combatives Instructor with Marshall Protection & Investigation/Marshall Services and is a Certified Abduction Prevention Instructor. He was a presenter at the Central Florida Tactical Conference 2010, 2011, and 2012. In 2014 became a certified NRA pistol instructor.Master Peplinski served 8 years with the U.S. Air Force, with duties including Law Enforcement and Photographer. Phil worked Emergency Room Security with Tampa General Hospital and maintained a secure environment in the Level 1 Trauma Center