Personal defense encompasses more than just physical techniques. It offers a holistic approach to safety, emphasizing situational awareness and proactive threat recognition. Through these teachings, individuals learn to confidently manage unfamiliar interactions and navigate various scenarios, ensuring not only their safety but also the well-being of those around them.
Situational Awareness (SA)
Situational awareness is a critical skill / discipline that involves being fully cognizant of one’s surroundings and understanding the context of a given environment or situation. It encompasses the ability to observe, interpret, and make decisions based on the information available in real-time. In our Situational Awareness class, you will be immersed in the art and science of developing acute awareness of your surroundings, enabling you to proactively identify potential concerns. This leads to the ability to make informed, on-the-spot decisions to enhance your personal safety with the objective of avoiding hazards and dangerous situations altogether. Whether you are interested in personal safety, emergency preparedness, or simply improving your day-to-day awareness, this course is designed to empower you with the skills you need.
Duration: 2.5 Hours
Managing Unknown Contacts (MUC)
Managing Unknown Contacts is a class that will help you gain the understanding and requisite skills in how to identify and navigate a situation with an unknown person with unknown intent that has suddenly injected themselves into your “space.”
This class builds on the skills learned from Situational Awareness, focuses on specific skills, and teaches to act when you encounter someone that does not feel ‘right.’ MUC will teach you how to control the interaction verbally and physically using proven principles of communication and solid tactics to deter or address any aggression. Coupled with Situational Awareness, this may be one of the most important classes we offer for civilian and trained professionals alike.
Duration: 2.5 Hours