"To develop and enhance the options of self defense, so they may become viable considerations
to the woman who is attacked."
Why Take a R.A.D. Course?
- R.A.D. is the largest network of its kind, with more than 7,000 instructors trained
to date, who have trained over 300,000 women since the program began in 1989.
- R.A.D. is the only existing program with a free lifetime return and practice policy,
honored throughout both the US and Canada.
- R.A.D. has developed specialized simulation techniques and equipment for use by certified
- R.A.D. is the only self defense program ever endorsed by the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators(IACLEA).
- Lawrence N. Nadeau, Director of Instructional Development and Founder of R.A.D.