The Tangoukan martial arts dojo is for both beginners and advanced practitioners of Naginata. Classes are held at the Chinese Performing Arts of America (CPAA) dance studios in San Jose, California. Instruction is available to men, women, boys, and girls of all ages. The classes aim to foster etiquette, confidence, and a strong spirit in students through training of the body in fundamental Naginata techniques, exercises, and other activities.