S.A.F.E. (Self-Defense Awareness & Familiarization Exchange)

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The S.A.F.E. (Self-Defense Awareness and familiarization Exchange) program is taught by nationally certified instructor who is dedicated to help members of our community become more aware of and better familiar with basic self-defense concepts. The course is a 2 hour class geared toward adult and teenage women. The class starts with a short introduction video, then progresses into a 1 1/2 hour physical self-defense familiarization presentation.

The class are free, but enrollment is limited to ensure the highest level of quality instruction. Here is the current schedule for the 2017 year.

2017 Schedule:

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 / 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Monday, March 20, 2017 / 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 / 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 / 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017  / 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 / 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 / 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (CANCELLED)

Thursday, October 12, 2017 / 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 / 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Thursday, December 7, 2017  / 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

All classes will be held at the UFPD – Community Services Division classroom (Building 596). The UFPD is located at the corner of Museum Road and Newell Drive.

To register, please email the Program Coordinator, Officer Susan Pratt, at spratt@ufl.edu or by calling (352) 273-3328. Please provide your name, email address, phone number, and which class dates you would like to attend.