Self-Defense Training Now Available

USC Public Safety will be offering Self-Defense (RAD) courses if you would like to attend, please select one option for each mandatory session to attend (total of 12 hours).

All sessions must be completed in order to earn full course credit and certification.

Women’s Basic Self-Defense (RAD) Courses:

Option #1:

Mondays, January 29th, February 5th & February 12th from 6:00pm-10:00pm (Three days)

The training will be conducted at the USC main campus in the Arts & Humanities Residential College at Parkside (PRB) building:

920 W. 37TH PL.
LOS ANGELES, CA 90007
Multipurpose Room

Option #2:

Sundays, February 4th & February 11th from 9:00am-3:00pm (Two days)

The training will be conducted at the USC main campus in the Arts & Humanities Residential College at Parkside (PRB) building:

920 W. 37TH PL.
LOS ANGELES, CA 90007
Multipurpose Room

Option #3:

Wednesdays, February 21st , February 28th & March 7th  from 6:00pm-10:00pm (Three days)

The training will be conducted at the USC main campus in the Arts & Humanities Residential College at Parkside (PRB) building:

920 W. 37TH PL.
LOS ANGELES, CA 90007
Multipurpose Room
Instructors: Jacobs, Macias, and Morales

Option #4
Sundays, February 25th  & March 4th  from 9:00am-3:00pm
(Two days)

The training will be conducted at the USC main campus in the Arts & Humanities Residential College at Parkside (PRB) building:

920 W. 37TH PL.
LOS ANGELES, CA 90007
Multipurpose Room

Advance class only:
Women’s Advance:  (Three days) must have proof of completion of basic training
Mondays, April 30th, May 7th & May 14th from 6:00pm-10:00pm (Three days)

The training will be conducted at the USC main campus in the Arts & Humanities Residential College at Parkside (PRB) building:

920 W. 37TH PL.
LOS ANGELES, CA 90007
Multipurpose Room

Men’s class only:
RAD for Men: (Three days)

Wednesdays, April 11th , April 18th  & April 25th  from 6:00pm-10:00pm (Three days)

The training will be conducted at the USC main campus in the Arts & Humanities Residential College at Parkside (PRB) building:

920 W. 37TH PL.
LOS ANGELES, CA 90007
Multipurpose Room

If interested in any of these classes, please contact:

Michelle Velasco
Training Coordinator, Training Division
Administrative Bureau
University of Southern California
Department of Public Safety
3667 South McClintock Avenue
Los Angeles, California 90089-1912
Email: mvelasco@dps.usc.edu
Office: (213) 740-8026