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Self-Defense Program

Self-Defense Program

Colorado College offers a self-defense training program utilizing R.A.D. (Rape Aggression Defense) Systems. R.A.D. is a hands-on, women only self defense and risk reduction education program designed to teach women realistic ways to defend and protect oneself from sexual and abductive assaults.

R.A.D. is an international organization of certified law enforcement instructors.

R.A.D. is exclusively endorsed by the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA), and the American Women's Self Defense Association.

R.A.D. instructors have educated over 100,000 women across the U.S. and Canada.

R.A.D. offers a free lifetime return and practice guarantee anywhere a program is offered.

R.A.D. programs are FREE.

THIS IS A HANDS ON CLASS!!  Participants will need to wear appropriate work out clothing.

To register, contact Campus Safety at x6707.

“(RAD) made me more comfortable in my day to day surroundings and has made me confident that I have to tools to take care of myself”


RAD Graduate 


“I feel much more confident in my own defense abilities. I definitely recommend it to all women!"


RAD Graduate 


“Great job lecturing about the importance of prevention (tactics that make yourself less of a potential victim)”


RAD Graduate 


“This class was an incredibly fun, empowering and eye-opening experience”


RAD Graduate


“I feel that I learned significantly more self-defense tactics, and I would happily take more RAD classes (and recommend them to others)."


RAD Graduate