The Univerity Police Department offers a self-defense program to female students and
S.A.F.E. (Self-defense Awareness and Familiarization Exchange) is a National Self-Defense Institute is a free two-hour course is a crime victim prevention program that provides women with
information that may reduce their risk of exposure to violence and introduces them
to the physical aspects of self-defense.
The course consists of a classroom presentation and an introduction to physical self-defense
and is suitable for women of all ages and abilities.
Our instructors are Florida Poly police officers who have been trained by the National Self-Defense Institute.
There is no cost for the class. Only female students and employees are allowed to
participate. Comfortable workout clothing is recommended.
Times and locations are posted in the Weekly Phoenix and on the university events
calendar. Call the department for more information, or to sign up.