About us

Welcome to C.O.B.R.A. Self Defense South Africa. We teach men, women , children, groups and corporations both small and large how to realistically protect themselves in today’s world. Our global brand was created from law enforcement training and field experience and anyone can learn it no matter what their experience level. It doesn’t matter if you’re police officer, a real estate agent, stay at home mom or a senior citizen. COBRA was developed to teach real self defense to anyone in an efficient and effective manner.


About the C.O.B.R.A. Program

C.O.B.R.A. was developed in the United States of America in 2002 and is a global brand featured in local and international media as the premier resource for reality based self-defense training. C.O.B.R.A. was created by combining real experience in law enforcement, corrections, multiple combative systems and military advisement. C.O.B.R.A. is the most eye-opening & rewarding self-defense system for the REAL world. Our training equip students with the knowledge and skills how to recognize and avoid potentially dangerous situations and if they do end up in a situation which they could not avoid, how to conduct themselves to ensure the best possible chance to get out of the situation alive. C.O.B.R.A is a professional program with an emphasis on student safety.

About our Instructors

Our certified instructors have extensive training and experience in crime prevention, reality based self-defense and martial arts. Our Instructors are committed to your personal safety and providing you with the best quality law enforcement based self-defense training in a safe and supportive environment.


C.O.B.R.A. Self-Defense International Certified Instructor No 312

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