Don't Be A Victim: Self Defense Class

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Learn Self Confidence!  Empower Yourself!

For Youth, Adults, or Seniors!

When it comes to defending yourself, Don't Be a Victim! Learn to be more self-aware and protect yourself in this FREE self-defense class.

The City of Phoenix offers free self-defense classes for anyone 8 years or older. Instructor Jui Chiu also teaches those with mobility issues in wheelchairs how to defend themselves. Learn how to fight off an attacker with a Kubotan and everyday objects, like a sharpie or marker. Anyone can learn these life-saving defense skills! Take control and escape a threat. It could save your life.

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Info about 2019 coming soon!

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Registration Note: The REGISTER link will work 5 weeks before a class session.



Saguaro Library
2808 N. 46th Street
Phoenix, 85008

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.    Register


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2019 Schedule

Download 2019 class schedule (PDF) to share or keep for reference!
2017 Schedule


Your Instructor

Instructor Jui L. Chiu, is a Former Police Officer, Army Specialist, and CPS Investigator. He Specializes in three types of martial arts (Kung-Fu, Shuri-ryu & Shotokan Karate).

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Public Public Library
The City's Don't Be A Victim class takes place at various Phoenix Public Libraries! Learn more about the library system.


Jui Chiu, Instructor
Phone: 602-495-0513