Training time: 4-5 hours

Maximum number of participants: 20-25

In this interactive workshop for teen boys, Esteem’s male instructors teach participants effective violence avoidance techniques. Unlike other self-defense courses, our trainings highlight interpersonal communication skills and emphasize confidence over “safety.” Ask us how our self-defense trainings differ from traditional self-defense trainings that focus solely on physical skills without acknowledging the communication and emotional components inherent in situations that escalate to violence.

Course Includes:



  • Recognizing potential danger
  • Critical viewing skills
  • Understanding and listening to “The Creepy Feeling”
  • Understanding harassment
  • Personal Space
  • Violence Avoidance



  • Properly confronting situations
  • Body Language
  • Channeling anger
  • Defusing potential problems
  • Dealing with bullies
  • Being an ally for others


Physical Techniques

  • Defensive stance
  • Footwork
  • Releases
  • Blocking punches
  • Defensive counter-attacks


Contact us today to schedule a training!  (909) 553-4869