John Graden
Safety & Self-Defense Seminars

Training Saves Lives

John Graden’s law enforcement based training programs are straight out of the police academy. You will not have to learn karate, but you do have to want to learn. If you need self-defense, nothing else will do.

Learning Self-Defense is Fun.

Even though the subject dead serious, the process of learning to protect yourself is fun and exciting. It’s great bonding for families and organisations seeking safety and team building.

Active Shooter Defense Plan

This is not a PowerPoint presentation. You’ll learn 4 tactical ways to run, 3 methods to hide and 4 smart ways to fight. You’ll even learn the correct way to play dead.

College Self-Defense Training

Anytime you are in transition, you become an easier target. Moving off to college is a huge transition with tons of mine fields along the way. We will arm your teen with specific strategies, tactics, and skills to avoid problems and deal with them if they arise.

Custom & Private Training

John Graden’s workshops are engaging, exciting, and highly educational. Whether it’s a private training session or a huge college or corporation, John Graden is a master teacher. All attendees will feel confident and and in control of their own safety.

Real Estate Agent Safety

This is not a general self-defense program. This program is specifically for real estate agents.  Spending 90-minutes or so bringing an expert in will inspire appreciation and maybe save a life.
active shooter training

Anti Bully Plan

Our proven program follows a law enforcement protocol that includes certified letters, scripts for calling the police and bring the situation to an end without violence or confrontation.

Meet John Graden
“John Graden was an excellent guest on my program. His books and information are valuable. I look forward to working with him in the future.”

Dr. OZ, The Dr. Oz Show

World Kickboxing Champion

John Graden and his brothers are all world kickboxing champions, which proves that everyone and his brother can earn a martial arts title. 

Author-How to Stop a Bully

This book shows parents how to take control of bullying. It’s a law enforcement based system that works everytime.

The Teacher of Teachers

John was  dubbed the martial arts Teacher of Teachers by Martial Arts World magazine. 

Author-Beyond Self-Defense

Due for release in late 2018, this book approaches self-defense from the inside out. It teaches how to win the battles in you and around you.

Profiled In Major Mainstream Media Outlets

John has been recognize with a cover story on the Wall Street Journal, documentaries on A&E Network, and as a guest on the Dr. Oz Show among hundreds of others.

Producer and Host of TV Show

John was the producer and host of a long runner self-defense and martial arts cable TV show in the Tampa Bay area.
“John Graden is a proven leader and excellent communicator. I’m proud to be on his board of advisors.” Brian Tracy, Brian Tracy International

“This was an eye opening workshop. I was stunned at the life-saving options during such a horrific event.” Sarah Squire

“Why isn’t this standard in every school? Great class!” Steven Durnham