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The City of Grand Prairie is hosting Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) training – a basic self-defense class that will teach women skills for defending themselves if ever attacked.

[The Aug. 4-7 class has been canceled due to low registration numbers.]

The Aug. 4-7 class is available for GPISD staff only.

RAD Training for Women - GPISD (flier)When: 1-4 p.m., Aug. 4-7, 2014

Where: Crosswinds High School, 1100 N. Carrier Parkway, Grand Prairie, TX 75050

Cost: The program is offered free to Grand Prairie ISD staff (females only). However, donations are welcome and appreciated.

Donation Options:

  • $10 donation to Brighter Tomorrows, or
  • $20 donation (for T-shirt and $10 to Brighter Tomorrows)
    (Brighter Tomorrows is a local agency that empowers victims of domestic violence and sexual violence by providing safe shelter and support services.)

Please bring money the first day of class. Make donation checks payable to "Grand Prairie Police Department."

Class Information:

  • GPISD staff, females only
  • 12-hour class broken into 4 nights
  • Consists of lecture, discussion and physical techniques
  • Limited to 30 participants

Currently the R.A.D. Systems of Self Defense offered by Grand Prairie Police Department is for women only. These offerings provide a truly holistic approach to self-defense education, supporting the necessity of continuous learning in order to provide realistic options for each population as they go through life. Each of these programs includes educational components comprised of lecture, discussion, physical resistive strategies – all of which are facilitated by certified R.A.D. instructors.

Please email with any questions.

Last updated: 7/28/2014 4:25:20 PM