University Police

Self-defense Training

Self-defense classes can help students build self-confidence and improve their physical condition. 
The Univerity Police Department offers a self-defense program to female students and employees.
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.


Upcoming Classes

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.