Academy of Self Defense


(408) 844-8485

Academy of Self Defense (ASD) has been providing self defense, fighting, and fitness training to Santa Clara, Sunnyvale, San Jose, Campbell, and the Bay Area since 2005.ASD provides real world self defense training in Vanguard Krav Maga®, Vanguard Krav Maga® Force Training for Law Enforcement and Military, THE PIT Mixed Martial Arts (MMA including boxing, kickboxing, jiujitsu, wrestling, and judo), CrossPIT MMA Fitness, JCF/"300" (cardio kickboxing/aerobics),  and muay thai. Our classes are designed for adults of all ages, experience, and fitness levels.For children ages 7-12 ASD offers THE PIT Kids Mixed Martial Arts. This program is designed to build confidence by teaching children effective mixed martial arts skills and increasing fitness. Our instructors emphasize discipline and respect while maintaining a fun and upbeat environment.

Our purpose is simple:

  • Quickly teach you how to defend yourself
  • Challenge you with an exciting fitness program

ASD also offers specialized seminars and small group training such as the following: Women's Self Defense, CDT® Non-Lethal Force Training, 3rd Party Protection, car-jacking prevention, defense against firearms and knives, THE PIT Mixed Martial Arts, CrossPIT, Know and Go® For Kids, family protection, and TRX Suspension Training.We use the latest and most innovative techniques to provide our students with the necessary tools to deal with any kind of potentially dangerous situation on the street or to meet their fitness goals. Call us at (408) 844-8485 with any questions regarding our classes, pricing (we offer law enforcement/military discounts), to start your Free Two Week Trial!