A comprehensive program designed to impart strong fundamental skill sets for situations of empty hand defense against a knife. For private citizens the emerging threat of edged weapons has become a convention, street crimes involving knives and other edged weapons are on the rise. This course specifically addresses these challenges and helps concerned citizens increase survivability involving edged weapon confrontations and attacks.

What We Will Cover:


  • Edged Weapon Awareness
  • Pre-Attack Indicators / Body Language
  • Myth vs. Reality
  • Core Combatives for Knife Defense
  • Principles of Disruption
  • Deflection
  • Movement
  • Moving Offline
  • Footwork
  • PU / PD Application
  • Dynamic RDrills
  • Close Quarter EW Countermeasures
  • Immediate Action Drills
  • Dealing with Frontal and Rear Knife Threats
  • Dealing with Surprise Attacks (COAF)
  • Stress Conditioning Exercises
  • Realities of Disarming
  • Takedowns
  • Breaking Contact
  • On the Ground
  • Legal Ramifications
  • Q&A
  • Close

Contact us today to schedule an Immediate Personal Defense Knife Workshop for your group or organization.