If you have question regarding the R.A.D. courses please contact:
Det. Robert Murphy
1110 W. Springfield Ave.
Urbana, IL 61801
The Rape Aggression Defense System is a program of realistic, self-defense tactics and techniques for women. The R.A.D. System is a comprehensive course that begins with awareness, prevention, risk reduction and avoidance, while progressing on to basic hands-on defense training.
Course UIUC150212 - Women's Basic Self Defense: Registration Closed
Thursday evenings, 2/12-3/5, 6-9 p.m. at UIPD
Course UIUC150304 - Women's Basic Self Defense: Registration
Wednesday evenings, 3/4 - 3/25 (last night optional - Spring Break), 6-9 p.m. at UIPD
Course UIUC150402 - Women's Basic Self Defense: Course Full
Thursday evenings, 4/2 - 4/23, 6-9 p.m. at UIPD. If you would like to be notified of an opening in case of a cancelation, please click on this course's "Course Full" link.
In order to provide realisting self-defense training for men on the University of Illinois campus, we are now providing the RAD for Men course. This course works in de-escalating situations in which men may find themselves. It also will also provide viable defensive tools. The course works to challenge societal expectations of men in order to make their environment safer.
If classes are full, or if the scheduled classes do not meet your current scheduling needs, please sign up for the waiting list.