JUDO FOR POLICE

From the very beginnings of judo`s spreading in the world, judo was accepted by the organizations that had a need for its techniques for self-defence (army, police). Today, there is no army or police that exists without using judo or its technical elements in their training. We are also witnesses of the judo technique`s efficiency in various popular mixed combat sports, especially in close distance fights, throws, and floor fighting.

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Course syllabus

Forward by President of IJF, Marius L. VIZER

The values of judo and its versatility as a method self-defence and self-discipline are in keeping with those of the military and police and we can formalise the ties between the sport and military sector. Judo is a tool to develop strength, fitness and coordination which are also vital characteristics of those who work in this environment.


Judo for Police Programme

Day 1

 

The basic judo techniques to be used in situations specific to police

  • Techniques of falling (basic and specific situations, tatami, parquet and concrete)

  • Techniques of throwing (Osoto gari, O uchi gari, Seoi nage, Koshi guruma, O goshi)

  • Weapon Techniques (Waki gatame, Kote gaeshi, Kannuki gatame, Ude garami)

  • Techniques of punches and pressure on vital points (one example of each)

  • Choking Techniques (Hadaka Jime)

  • Examination


Application of basic judo techniques in police-specific situations:

  • Defence against the hold  (3 examples)  

  • Defensive Threat Attack (3 examples)

  • Defence from a punch attack (3 examples)

  • Defence from a kick attack   (3 Examples)

  • Defence from a stick attack   (3 examples)

  • Defence from a knife attack   (3 examples)

  • Protection with threat a Pistol (3 examples)

  • Examination

 

Day 2
 

  • Arresting Techniques (All Side and Passive Resistance)

  • Two-to-one Arresting Techniques (from all sides and passive resistance) techniques

  • Help in a situation to attack another person

  • Examples of self-defence training

  • Examination

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Course instructor

Slavisa BRADIC

Slaviša Bradic 7th DAN is a member of the International Judo Federation Military and Police Commission, an IJF kata judge, and a kata instructor for the IJF Academy. For the Croatian Judo Federatio...