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As a Veteran, I have always considered myself to more "vigilant" and prepared for criminal encounters than most people.

After hearing Pat Thurmond, I realized that my preparedness was only scratching the surface.

- Barry O.

I am very thankful that I bought the self-defense tools you recommended. Every time I meet new clients or host an open house,

I think about what you taught us and feel equipped enough to be prepared. During my Haiti trip in June I brought my kubaton just in case, but luckily never felt a time to need to use it.

I was the only one in our group of 12 that had any type of weapon. A few ladies wanted to stay by me the whole trip. Lol. 

- Karen S.

Meet Pat Thurmond

Pat Thurmond is an Army combat veteran with a Ph.D. in Education and over a dozen self-defense instructor certifications from the NRA, R.A.D., and the Well Armed Woman, to name a few. She's also a graduate of The Law of Self-Defense Instructor Program and performs contract work as a licensed armed security guard.

Pat believes that battles are won or lost in seconds, and once we’re in a battle of ANY kind, it's too late to prepare for it. She also believes that today, more than ever before we must be prepared to protect ourselves against attackers.  Wouldn’t you agree? 

Because of these beliefs, she specializes in instilling the confidence, knowledge, and practical skills needed to avoid confrontation and overtake unexpected attackers. 

She does this in three unique ways: She teaches everyday citizens how to put a safety plan in place before they need one. She teaches them how to spot and avoid potential danger. And she teaches them what to do before, during, and after an encounter. In addition, she introduces them to security and personal protection devices such as stun guns, pepper sprays, and kubotans. Each of which could serve as a deterrent or an equalizer, if needed. 

Pat's philosophy is simple; "personal protection is our right and our responsibility."  Therefore, her goal is to provide everyday citizens with the knowledge, skills, and tools needed to meet that responsibil