1. Is there a dress code at Urban Defense Academy?

Traditional Martial Arts classes (Adults and Kids)

  • Full martial art uniform (Gi top, Gi pants, belt, black t-shirt, socks) is required to be worn at all times during training. This uniform is included at Registration.
  • No tank tops, sport bras, or bare chest with Gi top. 
  • Urban Defense Academy t-shirt or any plain black t-shirt maybe worn under the Gi top.
  • Clean socks are required for all classes on the mats. No bare feet.

Firearms courses

  • Long pants with belt loops
  • Shoes/boots that provide support
  • Appropriate clothing for outdoor conditions when classes are outside.

Workshops & Seminars

  • Ground fighting – street clothes or any Gi maybe worn. If you wear a Gi: t-shirt under the Gi top is required. 
  • Defensive Knife class – street clothes
  • Women’s Self Defense – street clothes or athletic wear with t-shirt
  • Clean socks are required for all classes on the mats. No bare feet.

2. Are there pre-requisites?

Yes, for some classes there are pre-requisites . Contact us for details.

3. What if I want or need more time to master the skills in a Phase of Firearms Training?

At anytime you can schedule a Private Lesson for extra instruction. You can also repeat a Phase to get more exposure, instruction and practice on the skills in that Phase.

4. What if I need to re-schedule class?

We do our best to accommodate schedule changes. If you need to reschedule, please contact us as soon as possible. Rescheduling fees may apply.

4. What if I need to cancel a class I have already paid for?

We understand sometimes things happen. Notify us 2 weeks before the class start date results in 100% credit to be used toward future class of same value. Notify within 2 weeks of start date results in 50% credit toward future class. Class credit vouchers must be used within 6 months and are transferable.