Courses & Seminars

The SDF has various courses and seminars covering a wide range of topics.
Each Course has several levels to them and are suitable for beginners to qualified Instructors.
There are separate Instructor courses available once the basic levels have been completed.

Courses are available in: 

Short Stick Defences
Medium Stick Defences
Weapons Defences – covering Knife, Flexible weapons, Sticks
Emergency First Aid Level 2
Anti bullying
Knife Awareness
Anti Grooming

Women’s Self-Defence
Children’s Self-Defence
Instructor course – Setting up your own club

Each course varies in length and costs, please email us for more details using the link below.

The SDF also offers Diplomas which cover Self-Defence for those who have no previous Martial Arts Experience.
You can become a fully qualified Self-Defence Instructor with certification on completion. The Diplomas are also recognised with Martial Guard Insurance which enables Instructors to get Indemnity Insurance.

There are several levels, each covering different aspects of Self-Defence from Basic Avoidance and Awareness to Adverse Situations and Weapons. We also cover Women’s and Children’s Self-Defence principals and techniques. For more details go to our Instructor Courses page.

The SDF is able to provide seminars at your venue or ours.
We have various Instructors that can cover a wide variety of topics. If you would like to have an SDF seminar at your venue please contact us for Prices and availability.
The SDF has several seminars at our training centre in the midlands throughout the year. All our events can be found on our events page. If you would like to participate in any of the seminars or events contact us to book your place.

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