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Wellington Self Defense Instructors

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Onyx Fitness Training
from 74 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 116 hires on Thumbtack
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Angie L.
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Showed me and a few girlfriends some great techniques for self defense! I definitely recommend.

Genbu-Kai Karate
from 11 reviews
  • 29 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Brad M.
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I've trained with Moore Sensei for 3 months now. He's very knowledgable and he keeps classes fun. It's a nice mix. If you're interested in a traditional dojo that teaches more than just self defense I would highly recommend it.

  • 4 years in business
David D.
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I can't say enough positive things about Tim. If you are looking to get in the best shape of your life and are like me and tired of the same old gym routine then you need to sign up for his class. I have been lifting weights at gym's for the majority of my adult life and thought I was in good shape. I was bored with the same old routine and decided I needed a change and that's when a friend told me about Tim and his self-defense classes. I went with my friend to a class and I was hooked. Tim is a master at his craft and is the guy to see if you want to get in the best shape of your life and at the same time learn the proper way to defend yourself or your loved ones if a situation should occur. Please give him a call!!!!!

  • 18 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
William D.
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As a military officer (US ARMY) and former PRPD police agent, self defense and fitness are vital components of officer survival in any dynamic encounter. We must condition our mind and body to adapt and perform well under many different and unknown situations. I started training with GM Rodriguez using his videos on self defense and street fighting techniques that have been enjoyed by thousands. His broad background in a number of different styles and disciplines is the key for his teaching. His expertise has evolved from years of research and training to eliminate any response that did not fit into a real deal. It is simple, direct and extremely effective strikes, moves and techniques that could be learned easily. It is designed to benefit everyone regardless of their age, sex, experience or current physical condition. Finally in 2000 I met GM Rodriguez and I became an instructor under him. His mentorship has contributed to my development as an Instructor always striving to be in better condition. Just take the challenge! William DJ

Fit Didi
from 7 reviews
  • 63 hires on Thumbtack
Ana K.
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Private Self Defense classes for kids

  • 15 years in business
Thomas O.
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A grate place to learn methods in self defense and to connect with your inner being. PTC is an awesome place to set your stress levels Free while becoming stronger spiritually and physically. I am more self confident, I especially love the meditation chi and its a great workout keeps me in shape more then the gym .

Tactical Training Institute
from 2 reviews
    Robert K.
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    OUTSTANDING training!!! My wife and I initially took concealed weapons permit & basic firearms training with Toby. He was extremely knowledgeable, professional and drastically improved our firearms proficiency. I recently started taking personal & home defense training with Toby, which has been a life altering decision so far as my confidence level has tremendously increased. As a successful businessman and father of 4 this was very important for me.

    • 9 years in business
    Taty H.
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    Manny it's very efficient in what he does and focuses on exactly the services you come for. He provides knowable information and is open to adjusting to your personal schedule. I do recommend before seeing Manny you should do your own personal research to better understand exactly how you want to benefit from mannys services. Know what you're looking for and even if you don't, at least know some bases so you can have the ultimate learning experience. For me manny helped me improve managing my emotions and the steps to achieve self mastery. I was impressed by the amount of knowledge that was put into every word he said. I believe my experience would have been better if my personal relationship with manny didn't conflict with the Business side. I met him through business but I believe we clicked better as being friends. Otherwise he's a great listener and I do recommended his services. ( be aware that you must make accommodations when it comes to pricing. As I said before do your own research so you can understand better of exactly what you hope to gain out of Mannys services. )


    Odbrana is a realistic self defense, tactical and hand-to-hand combat system of suppressive measures designed specifically for military, police, security, kids, adult, and women.


    I not only help your hands to become quick, fast and dangerous but i also help you reach a healthy goal to get into the best shape possible.


    For $100 I offer 6 self defense lessons. Each lesson is private or semi private. (Yourself and your partner or spouse) Location can be at your home (Palm Beach or Broward County), or a private martial arts studio in Boca Raton. Each lesson is aprox 2 hours. Lessons cover REALITY BASED SELF DEFENSE Techniques, Escape: Grabs, Holds, Chokes etc, DRILLS Cover Techniques under stress and fatigue, Rape prevention and Home Invasion Preparation Courses Available.Bully Prevention & Defense Course Available for children. Advanced Techniques Include Gun & Knife Disarms and Gun Deployment Tactics. ALL Techniques are REALITY BASED and are designed for a non experienced practioner. I will gladly customize a lesson plan for an elderly person, female, previous victim etc based on your specific individual needs and goals. Call me to discuss your goals.

    • 8 years in business

    I have 16 years as United States Air Force Military Police and 15 years as a sheriff deputy. I am an expert marksman in firearms training, and I am certified training instructor by Florida Department of Law Enforcement. I am a blue belt in BJJ and trained in MA for 7 years.


    We teach you how to protect yourself and your family. We are a veteran-owned and operated firearms and combative tactics educational training facility committed to providing comprehensive personal, residential, and business security solutions from novice through combat level. We don't teach violence. We teach a warrior mindset in which people learn how to defend themselves, and prevail against any violent, life-threatening situations utilizing core fundamentals and efficiency of motion, incorporated into efficient, consistent, and reality-based training. Our core cadre of 12 instructors are highly trained/specialized prior service special forces soldiers from the US and Israeli military. We cater to teaching the public sector, armed security agents and close protection teams, law enforcement, military special teams, and employees of multi-national corporations.


    I became a personal trainer to help people transform their lives. I want to see you accomplish more than you can on your own. It is difficult to find the time and motivation, so I will push you to accomplish your goals.


    I am a Brazilian jiujitsu black belter, Pan American champion, and 2nd place Words. I am also a self-defense instructor.


    I specialize in a one-time women's self-defense program in a group setting. I will open your eyes to just how easy it is to defend off an attacker and do the following: * Learn how to make it out alive * Learn how not to be a victim * Overcome your fears and persevere * Prevent assaults * Avoid encounters of the worst kind * Get beyond that belief that it will never happen to you Hello, my name is Richard, and I will be your instructor for your seminar. I hold two black belts in karate. I am a former marine and a certified law enforcer and formally have 20 years of experience with the Guardian Angels. I've dedicated my life to teaching others how to make it out alive. When it comes to self-defense and staying alive, I can honestly say there is only one guarantee. If you do nothing, the worse is guaranteed to happen! For more information or to arrange a seminar for your group, organization or workplace, contact Richard Head. Safety is everyone's responsibility.


    John Wai Kung Fu Academy is a leader in martial arts and fitness in Plantation. From age 3 to adult, we offer classes in kung fu, kickboxing, Sanshou, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and boot camp.


    I teach the following: * Self-defense * Combatives * Firearms Instruction I will teach individuals or groups everything they need to know about self-defense using weapons or empty hands. I am a certified police officer and instructor, as well as a martial arts instructor. I have 25 years of teaching experience.

    • 1 hire on Thumbtack

    We are one of the world's leading authority in tactical, technical and conceptual knowledge/application within the defensive tactics environment based upon practical, efficient and effective methods from defensive and combative sources. International world renowned reputation within the martial arts community with over 45 years experience, knowledge, training and specialization to executive security, law enforcement and military personnel.


    There are a few simple things that make a good martial arts school a great one. We work our hardest every day to fulfill those things, and give our students the best experience we possibly can. Here's what it takes, and what you can expect when you walk through our doors for the first time: Knowledgeable, Passionate Instructors. When hand-picking our instructors, we look for a few key traits: passion for martial arts, passion for teaching, a great personality, and expertise. Our instructors truly care about you and your experience. They're here for every question you have and every challenge that arises. They'll push you to try your hardest, and motivate you to surpass your limits. Nothing beats having a great teacher - and we have the best. A Clean, Up-to-Date Facility. The best teachers in the world won't make up for a dirty facility with run-down equipment. That's why, every day, we thoroughly clean our studio from top to bottom. And we check our equipment to make sure it's in good working order, and replace it when it needs replacing. Community. Finally, it takes the right people to make an amazing community. The environment of our school attracts people who are open-minded, enjoy socializing with one another, and enjoy having fun. The parents whose kids train with us are caring and supportive. The adults who train with us are kind and fun. It's like a family here, and we'd love for you to become a part of it. Browse around our website and learn about our programs. When you find the one that's right for you, you can sign up for a trial online and get started asap. Call and let us know if you have any questions. And I can't wait to meet you in person.


    I teach jiu jitsu and self defense to women and children. I am a brown belt under Master Carlos Rollyson and started my own women’s class at Alliance South Florida located in Hollywood, Fl I have won multiple championships. Including Worlds Masters, Miami Open, Boca Open, Florida States, Disney Wide World Of Sports, Bahamas Open, Bronze Worlds No Gi, Toronto Open etc......

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