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Free Self-Defence Classes

Ryerson Security and Emergency Services invites you to sign up for free self-defence classes. Instructors are trained in the principles of the RAD program, an internationally-recognized system of self defence that is taught worldwide. Sessions occur throughout the year, get in touch to arrange dates.

Date and time: Throughout the year, stretched over 3-4 days (approximately 9-12 hours)

Location: Ryerson campus

Audience: Free to all community members (minimum 2 participants)

Overview: Each session includes a safety lecture, discussion and instruction in basic self defence techniques

Basic Physical Defence for Women

This program is designed to raise awareness, reduce the risk of crime and provide the basics of hands-on defense training. Class are available to people who identify as women of all ages and abilities.

Upcoming sessions:

  • Time:
    5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location:
    POD250, 350 Victoria Street
  • Dates:
    October 18, 2017
    October 25, 2017
    November 1, 2017
    November 8, 2017

Basic Physical Defence for Men

This program is designed to empower participants to make safer choices when confronted with aggressive behavior and provide the basics of hands-on defense training. Class are available to people who identify as men of all ages and abilities.

Upcoming sessions:

  • Time:
    5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Location:
    111 Bond Street
  • Dates:
    September 26, 2017
    October 3, 2017
    October 17, 2017
    October 24, 2017

To sign up, contact us

Ryerson Security and Emergency Services at security@ryerson.ca or 416-979-5040.

Contact Us

Security Hours:
24 Hours/7 days a week

Security Location:
111 Bond Street
416-979-5040
416-979-5380 Fax
security@ryerson.ca

Integrated Risk Management Office Hours:
Monday–Friday
8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Integrated Risk Management Location:
11th Floor, Jorgenson Hall
416-979-5000 ext. 7096
irm@ryerson.ca

Risk Strategy Office
416-979-5062

 

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