While teaching the Defense Against Weapons course this week, one of the students had an emotional event when I pulled out a rope. After she recovered, she revealed that she had been strangled with her scarf during an attack and the very sight of the rope put her in distress remembering that attack. He simply [...] Read more »
New Mexico State University will host Defend University’s Steve Kardian and Brad Parker for a 2 day or 4 day instructor certification on July 18th and 19th and on July 26th and 27th, 2014. Dates listed below! Friday – July 18th: Girls on Guard Saturday – July 19th: Guarding [...] Read more »
Defend University, the Women’s Self Defense Institute and it’s hundreds of instructors around the world have reached thousands of H.S. seniors preparing to enter their freshman year of college. Freshman year between the months of September and Thanksgiving recess is the most dangerous time for sexual assault and abuse that they will face during their [...] Read more »
Steve Kardian in the news room with Lis Gurrero, Chief Investigative Correspondent for Inside Edition. Steve Kardian contributed to the “Hidden Camera Investigation.” Cameras are being hidden in ladies rooms across the country. Steve Kardian is inside Editions “Law Enforcement and Safety Expert”
The Women’s Self defense Institute will host an Instructor Certification March 8th, 9th and 10th, 2014 in Westchester County, NY. In attendance will be our fist Women’s Empowerment Instructor from Australia. Space is limited! Please call the number below to register. (914) 760-8246 or Kardian@optonline.net Saturday March 8th: Girls on Guard Sunday March 9th: [...] Read more »
Steve Kardian, Bethenny Frankel and Angela Rose, founder of Promoting Awareness Victim Empowerment, on the set of the Gov. Mike Huckabee show on Fox National. Angela told her story of survival after being kidnapped by a convicted murder and rapist. Steve spoke about the survival mindset and offered a ton of safety tips.
Now you can begin using your Smartphone to help summon help when you need it. Developers in the UK have released an app called “PanicMe” that allows you to pre-program your phone to send your location (using GPS) to up to 30 people to alert them to your trouble. You can choose three levels of [...] Read more »
Treat all weapons as if they are loaded. Do not point your muzzle at anything you do not intend to destroy (or would not want to buy if you destroyed it). Keep your finger off the trigger until your sights are on target and you are ready to engage. Be certain of your target, [...] Read more »
The Women’s Self defense Institute will host a Women’s Empowerment Instructor Certification. This is the only reality based program taught in the United States. Oct 19th – Girls on Guard: The most common self defense applications to address crimes against the woman including risk reduction techniques from the WSDI’s “Reduce the Odds” Program. Oct 20th [...] Read more »
With the recent suicide of Ariel Castro Steve Kardian appears on Fox News to discuss what can be learned from this horrific crime.