Seminars

Caveat: We reserve the right to refuse training to individuals or organizations.

Personal Protection Essentials:

This is our core concepts seminar and the foundation upon which all Salvos Modum is built upon. It includes the three phases of violence and physical retaliation strategies. Everything is tested in customized scenario training that replicates real-life situations.

Duration: 3 Hours.

 

Personal Protection for Women:

This seminar provides women with mental and physical approaches that help them understand how modern predators operate, how they can avoid their traps and help develop physical tools to neutralize and survive real-world violence.

Duration: 3 Hours.

 

Surviving Skilled Opponents:

This seminar will provide you with specific defensive tools that can help you defeat bigger, stronger and more athletic opponents. You will be able to recognize and defend yourself against all types of aggressive setups using strikes, kicks and joint locks.

Duration: 3 Hours.

 

On Edge, On Point™:

This seminar covers the tactics pertaining to defending and surviving against all types of stabbing and slashing implements. We will explain the difference between edge and point weapons, the psychology of an armed attacker, anatomical tools and targets, proper positioning, criminal cultures and blade usage, distance management, weapon hand control, prevention of counter attacks, defenses against static / intimidation attacks, and dynamic full-out assault survival.

Duration: 3 Hours.

 

On Edge, On Point™ II:

This seminar covers in details the employment of edge and point weapons, within the moral and legal frameworks. We will explain the different types of concealment options, improvised shivs and shanks, optimal weapon selection, the advantages and limitations of different grips for both protective as well as offensive use, weapon retention and grab counters, all tested in realistic scenarios.

Duration: 3 Hours.

 

Gunpoint Survival:

This seminar covers the psychology of armed attackers and how to intercept them, proper gun control principles, quick disarms, psychological warfare, emergency use of firearms, shoot / no-shoot scenarios, and rapid weapon disabling. While the focus is usually on handguns, we also cover defense against long arms such as rifles and shotguns.

Force-On-Force drills are done with airsoft weapons for added realism.

Duration: 3 Hours.

 

Stick Fighting Tactics:

This seminar will teach you how to deal with single and multiple attackers using a bludgeon-like instrument such as baton, bat, club, crowbar, sap, or an improvised stick, simply and effectively while understanding their advantages and limitations.

Duration: 2 Hours.

 

Surviving Multiple Attackers:

This seminar specifically addresses confrontations with multiple opponents. We cover the pack mindset of gangs and mobs, while offering various verbal, behavioral, and physical options to mitigate injuries to ourselves while inflicting enough damage to escape.

Duration: 3 Hours.

 

Counter Custody and Kidnapping Survival:

This seminar will cover common methods used by criminals to illegally detain their victims. You will learn how to get out of numerous types of restraints such as zip ties, handcuffs, ropes, cling film, nylon bags, and duct tape. You will also be introduced to lockpicking fundamentals, allowing you to perform stealth entries and exits from locked rooms. This also includes a section on improvising tools and weapons with surrounding resources as well as how to fight and terminate attackers while being restrained.

Duration: 3 Hours.

 

U – Unarmed. Unafraid. Unharmed™:

This intensive seminar provides the staff of soft target institutions such as hotels, malls, and hospitals with cutting edge violence prevention and survival, through realistic customized scenarios integrating dialogue, emotions, adrenaline, multiple attackers, edged weapons, firearms, as well as other variables pertaining to public venues. You will learn how to survive terrorist attacks, active shooters, and work-related violence utilizing your environment and any tool you can procure on-site.

Duration: 2 days.

 

Combat Shooting 101:

This is a weapons familiarization seminar that allows non-shooters to smoothly and progressively learn about handguns. Topics include firearms safety, the three pillars of shooting, gun myths, pistol types, understanding calibers, and living with firearms.

Rental firearms as well as ammunition are available for an all-inclusive fee.

Duration: 2 Hours.

 

Combat Shooting with the Handgun:

This handgun seminar will teach you how to become comfortable as well as proficient in using pistols, under duress and in real-life situations, when legally and morally justified to use lethal force. Topics include firearms safety, the three pillars of shooting, living with firearms, choosing the right revolver or semi-automatic handgun, everyday carry considerations, the draw stroke, transitioning from unarmed to armed combat, differences between cover and concealment, dealing with malfunctions, returning fire against multiple aggressors, basic interior and exterior tactics, ambidextrous weapon use, weapon retention, and properly caring for your gun.

Rental firearms as well as ammunition are available for an all-inclusive fee.

Duration: 2 days.

 

Combat Shooting with the Kalashnikov:

In this shooting seminar, you will first learn to recognize the types, origins, and “brands” of AK rifles, understand the weapon’s advantages and limitations, proper zero procedures, safety manipulations, snap and aimed fire, emergency and tactical reloads, malfunctions clearance, shooting, shoulder transitions, ambidextrous shooting, close quarters as well as mid-range engagements, single versus full auto mode, accessorizing the AK, military ammo types, and correct cleaning procedures. (Covers both 7.62×39 as well as 5.45×39 Kalashnikov rifles and their variants)

Rental firearms as well as ammunition are available for an all-inclusive fee.

Duration: 2 days.

 

Combat Shooting with the Shotgun:

In this seminar, you will learn how to safely familiarize yourself with your pump-action / semi-automatic shotgun and operate it under duress for close combat situations. Topics include safety, loading and unloading, the 3 pillars of shooting, understanding Use of Force, immediate action drills, remedial action drills, addressing multiple threats, weapon retention, ambidextrous usage, shoulder transitions, upgrading the platform, and weapon maintenance.

Rental firearms as well as ammunition are available for an all-inclusive fee.

Duration: 2 days.