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"Prepared to Fight"

Women's Self-Defense • Corporate Seminars • Active Shooter • Children's Defense • Realtor Safety

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About The Women's Defense Company


The Women's Defense Company is dedicated to providing effective and trusted self-defense tactics specifically for women. The company was formed to fill an important need of viable defensive skills for women. As attacks against men and women are often fundamentally different, so are the needed set of skills for defense. Our passion is to allow women to take personal safety into their own hands and join the many others who have increased their awareness, self-confidence and defensive skill level.

  • According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), 1 in 5 American women has reported being raped in her lifetime. 
  • According to the Rape Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN), a sexual assault occurs every two minutes in this country.
  • Courses are designed specifically for women.
  • Courses provide realistic and dynamic hands on training and simulations.
  • Courses can be offered at our dedicated facility or your business, school or private venue.
  • Former students have good things to say about The Women's Defense Company. Read Testimonials.
  • Unlike typical martial arts classes, our courses are short and to the point. Within as little as a few hours, you can gain the skills and confidence you need to defend yourself.
  • Courses taught by highly-trained and compassionate instructor/s.

Experience & Credentials

  • Certified R.A.D. Self-Defense Instructor through The National Academy of Defense Education.
  • Certified Keychain Defense Options (K.D.O) Instructor
  • Certified Munio Self Defense Workshop Instructor
  • Certified Weapons Defense Systems (W.D.S.) Instructor
  • Former Reserve Officer(Jacksonville Sheriff's Office)
  • Former Protection Officer(Federal Reserve System)
  • Former Crime Analyst(Department of Children & Families)
  • Former Child Protection Investigator(Sex Abuse Unit)
  • Emergency Management Institute(Active Shooter: What You Can Do IS-00907)
  • Certified Active Shooter Instructor(ALICE Training Institute)
  • Northeast Florida Criminal Justice Training & Education Center(320 Hours Basic Reserve)

  • OSHAcademy(720 Preventing Workplace Violence)
  • OSHAcademy(717 Emergency Action Plans)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice(University of North Florida)
  • Extensive Martial Arts & Defensive Tactics Training
  • Member of Martial Artists Against Bullying(MAAB)
  • Our services have been provided to: The Well Armed Woman, The American Motorcycle Association, Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Keller Williams Realty, Mothers of Preschoolers (M.O.P.S.), Riverview Senior Center, Crowley, Brightway Insurance, Adamec Harley Davidson, University of North Florida, Jacksonville University, Episcopal Children's Services, Athleta, Accounting & Financial Women's Alliance-Jax., Florida State College Jacksonville, PHH Mortgage, Today's Dentistry, Jacksonville Jaguars, Kings Bay Submarine Base, Deerwood Country Club, The Art Institute of Jacksonville, Orange Park Medical Center, Ripley's St. Augustine, The Florida Yacht Club, NGA Human Resources, etc.