Tuesday, September 2, 2014
The next Goose Creek Police Department’s quarterly women’s self-defense classes have been announced for 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 9 and Tuesday, Dec. 2.
The 2½-hour classes are free of charge and geared toward women without prior self-defense training. Classes are taught in the police department training room by a certified instructor and involve hands-on instruction.
Crime Prevention Specialist Kevin Scott said in a release that no previous experience is required nor do you have to be a seasoned athlete to participate. You will learn real-life applicable self-defense techniques that you will be able to incorporate into your daily routine.
The minimum age to attend is 15 and those under 18 must have a parent or guardian’s written approval. To sign up for upcoming classes contact Scott via email firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 863-5200, extension 2317.
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