University of Vermont

R.A.D. (Rape Aggression Defense) Training for UVM Women

Two sessions offered

     R.A.D. (Rape Aggression Defense) Training for UVM Women

A self-defense course is being offered through UVM Police Services for all UVM women.   It is a 12 hour course designed to empower women, teach valuable defense skills, physical confron-tation skills, and how to take control for yourself. You will learn how to use your mind, your voice and your body in this course.

The first 3 hour class is lecture style to disseminate information regarding crime awareness and prevention. The next two 3 hour classes are focused on physical self-defense techniques. The final class is a review of the self-defense techniques and simulation (optional) which consist of scenarios allowing the students to use their skills.

 For more information, please visit the UVM Police Services website at www.uvm.edu/police (prevention services and safety & prevention). The enrollment is a minimum of 10 and a maximum of 20 participants.   Enrollment is FREE but REQUIRED.

RAD Course A will be offered on Monday and Wednesday nights from 6:00-9:00pm starting September 26, 2016.  We will meet in the Martin Luther King lounge (room I110) on the ground floor of the Ira Allen Chapel at 26 University Place.  Our class dates are 9/26, 9/28, 10/3 and 10/5/16.

RAD Course B will be offered on Tuesday and Thursday nights from 6:00pm to 9:00pm starting September 27, 2016.  We will meet in the Martin Luther King lounge (room I110) on the ground floor of the Ira Allen Chapel at 26 University Place.  Our class dates are 9/27, 9/29, 10/4 and 10/6/2016.

To enroll for the course or for more information, email sue.roberts@uvm.edu or phone 802-656-8009.