Women self defense Krav Maga sector logically concentrates on sexual assault scenarios, as they are the central threat for women.
As this issue is highly disturbing and sometimes difficult to discuss women self defense techniques involve substantial emotional training to insure women they are posses the ability to defend themselves, foster self confidence and also necessary aggressiveness. Defenses have been modified to accommodate women's physiques and state of mind.
Additional issues included in women self defense have to do with home invasion, third side protection (protecting your children) and using common objects (keys, handbag etc.) to block the assailant and counterattack. Women self defense techniques will literally save your life.
In addition to women self defense classes offered in any IKMF international branch by certified IKMF instructors, IKMF has also produced an exclusive women self defense DVD.
The DVD is firstly a valuable learning tool for Women allowing them to see what women self defense is about and learn basic women self defense techniques. Secondly the DVD is a teaching auxiliary tool for certified IKMF women instructors.
Women Krav-Maga/ Self-Defense Instructor Course
If an IKMF’s instructor wishes to be certified in teaching women, he should first attend the Women Instructor Course (WIC).