Breakaway Self Defense Level 2 Intermediate Award

Course Overview

The course is designed to equip staff with the necessary physical skills to breakaway from an aggressive or violent situation where de-escalation techniques have failed and are in danger of being physically assaulted in work.

Course Aims

By the end of the course participants will:

  • Understand what is meant by reasonable force
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the law in relation to the use of physical force for the purposes of personal defense, breakaway and disengagement tactics
  • Demonstrate appropriate and effective physical skills for the purpose of break-away and self defense against physical assault.
  • Understand and recognise a range of techniques and methods that should NOT be used in attempting to disengage from a violent assault

Course Duration

1 Day


All learners successfully completing the course will receive a certificate of attendance – Level 2 Intermediate Award in Breakaway and Self Defense


In-house cost £800.00 per day

Individual learner cost £ 80.00 per person


All our courses require active participation from learners and are presented in an informal but professional manner so that learners can relax, participate fully and enjoy the learning experience.