Self-Defense and Combatives

Practical Defense Systems offers the following self-defense and self-protection courses. Scroll down to find courses, descriptions and pricing.

Home Protection Seminar

Our three hour family home protection seminar will teach you what you need to know to keep your family safe and your home secure. The seminar will educate you on the most commons threats, as well as tools and strategies to combat them. The seminar will include:

  • Mental awareness and motivation
  • Locks, lights and landscaping
  • Understanding the criminal mindset
  • Modern defensive tools (Flashlights, Pepper Spray, Stun Guns, Impact Weapons)
  • And much more…

Course Information

Course Length: 3 hours
Cost: $50
Date TBD

Defensive Tactics for Security Guards

This course, while not required by the state, is required by many employers. This is an essential course for any security officer who may have to physically control a suspect or be involved in a physical confrontation while on duty. The course covers conflict avoidance, de-escalation, proper interview posture, maintaining safe distance, defense and escape, and basic control techniques.

Course Information

Course Length: 2.5 hours
Cost: $35

Defense with Common Items:

Tools that can be used for our defense are all around us. Everything from a kitchen knife to ball point pen can be used effectively as defensive tools. This course discusses the many ways that common items can be used effectively to protect against a violent attacker. In addition to covering the use of items found in the home or at work, this course also reviews common items that can be taken anywhere and used for defensive purposes. Even in such sensitive areas as court rooms, airports, aboard airplanes and in foreign countries.

Course Information

Course Length: 3 hrs.
Cost: $50
Date TBD

Advanced Combatives Training

This class has been created for the security professional and the martial artist. Training focus is on modern weapons, adrenal scenarios and easy to use skills. Our advanced class uses a variety of resistance drills to develop your adrenal toolbox.

Course Information

Time: Every Thursday 8:00pm to 9:30pm
Cost: $20 per class or $60 month
Date TBD