Don't Be A Victim: Self Defense Class

Don't Be A Victim: City of Phoenix Self Defense ClassFinal Four

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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Schedule

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

June 23, 2018 

Desert Sage Library
7602 W. Encanto Blvd
Phoenix, 85035

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.    Register

June 23, 2018

En Espanol!
Desert Sage Library
7602 W. Encanto Blvd.
Phoenix, 85035

3:00 – 5:00 p.m.    Register

July 21, 2018 

Acacia Library
750 E Townley Avenue
Phoenix, 85020

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.    Register

August 11, 2018

Wheelchair Users Session Only 
Ability360 Sports & Fitness Center
5031 E. Washington St.
Phoenix, 85034

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.    Register

August 18, 2018 

Cholla Library
10050 Metro Parkway E.
Phoenix, 85051

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.    Register

Sept. 8, 2018 

Ironwood Library
4333 E Chandler Blvd
Phoenix, 85048

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.    Register

Sept. 22, 2018 

Burton Barr Central Library
1221 N Central Avenue
Phoenix, 85004

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.    Register

Oct. 13, 2018

Wheelchair Users Session Only 
Ability360 Sports & Fitness Center
5031 E. Washington St.
Phoenix, 85034

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.    Register

Oct. 27, 2018 

Desert Broom Library
29710 N. Cave Creek Road
Phoenix, 85331

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.    Register

Nov. 3, 2018 

Juniper Library
1825 W. Union Hills Drive
Phoenix, 85027

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.    Register

Nov. 17, 2018 

Ocotillo Library
102 West Southern
Phoenix, 85041

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.    Register

Dec. 1, 2018 

Saguaro Library
2808 N. 46th Street
Phoenix, 85008

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.    Register

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Instructor demonstrates an escape technique
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2018 Schedule

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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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Location

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.

Contact

Jui Chiu, Instructor
Phone: 602-495-0513
Email: jui.chiu@phoenix.gov