Successful Academy for Civilians Seminar presented in Bloemfontein

On Thursday 21 July 2016 C.O.B.R.A. Self-Defense South Africa presented a 2 hour Police Academy for Civilians seminar in Bloemfontein. Attendees included members from Afriforum, Community Policing Forum, Neighbourhood watch and private individuals. Topics which were discussed included:

  • How criminals think and select their victims
  • Aspects the criminal always attempt to control
  • Situational awareness (AAA principle) as a tool to defend yourself
  • What to do when attacked
  • Use of everyday items as improvised weapons
  • Myth busting
  • Types of attackers and how to identify and deal with each type

The presentation included videos to illustrate certain topics and interactive audience participation demos.