3 Ways to Respond to Active Shooter Situations

Author: Manny OG An Active Shooter is an individual actively engaged in killing or attempting to kill people in a confined and populated area; in most cases, active shooters use firearms(s) and there is no pattern or method to their selection of victims (Department of Homeland Security). Active shooter situations …

3 Steps to Becoming a Bodyguard

Author: Manny OG Becoming a bodyguard or Close Protection Officer (CPO) may seem like an odd career choice, but due to the current global climate, it’s actually a great business to start. For one, you don’t necessarily need any additional employees when you’re starting out, and you can begin with …

7 Everyday Carry Items That Can Save Your Life

Author: Manny OG Everyday carry (EDC) or every day carry refers to items that are carried on a consistent basis to assist in dealing with normal everyday needs, including possible emergency situations. (Wikipedia). Your EDC can assist in getting you out of some messed up situations and even save your …

The 4 Areas of Child Safety in Public

Author: Manny OG In the world today, it is getting progressively important to be observant and vigilant about everything that has to do with family, especially children. The world has changed dramatically over the years so much that everyone is scared for their safety, even in the safest of places. …

7 Stages of Realistic Self-Defence Training

Author: Manny OG Almost everybody you meet today has one or two martial arts training, some train for self-defence reasons others for sports.  But how does your training prepare you for the streets where there’s no rules and nobody to scream “yameru”? A genuine complete self-defence system must encompass everything from …

3 Ways to Keeping Your Household Safe

Author: Manny OG Growing up as a teenager, my parents especially my father who at the time was a soldier always warned me about security, especially home security. He would constantly remind to be security conscious; lock the gate, lock the doors, burglary proof, etc. I just didn’t care really, …

What To Do If You’re Being Followed

Author: Manny OG Have you ever felt like you’re being watched, under surveillance, followed or to use a more frightening term, stalked? According to the National Center for victims of Crime. “1 in 6 women and 1 in 19 men have experienced stalking victimization at some point during their lifetime …

Internal Martial Arts Training

Author: Manny O.G Internal martial arts is occupied with spiritual, mental, or qi-related aspects, as opposed to an “external” approach focused on physiological aspects. Internal martial arts core is on recognition and awareness of the spirit and mind with the use of easy and composed leverage rather than muscular tension …