Combat Academy UK is an organisation with an experienced ex – military, forces and academic senior management team.

All Combat Academy self defence instructors are licenced to teach self defence. Part of this process includes a rigorous and comprehensive training programme, full enhanced DBS/CRB vetting and adequate levels of public liability insurance.

Instructors must also have the relevant policies in place, including: health and safety, risk assessments and child protection policies. Each instructor operates under licence and will have achieved the level 3 instructor certificate which is awarded by Combat Academy UK and the UK Self Defence & Martial Arts Guild (UK.SDMAG).


Any complaints about instructors are taken very seriously and should be emailed to –