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By choosing Fairbairn Protocol system, you connect to the most efficient, effective, fighting method ever battle-tested.
Attention! Military and Law-Enforcement. Let us introduce "Feed the Dog", the program that brings live onsite no-instructor-fee training in W.E. Fairbairn's Gutter Fighting methods to you, anywhere in the world. Get the info here!
Specialized Programs are available for Law Enforcement, Security Groups, and Military Organizations.
Available to professionals and everyday people alike. Now anyone can acquire Live Courses, Seminars, or Theory Presentations, or choose a Overwatch International Remote-training module that literally puts effective combatives training directly into your pocket, on demand, where ever you are.
In the Montreal, Québec area, you can choose between hosting our live courses on demand, or attending our ongoing self-defense courses. Need customized training? Many of our courses can be adapted to your specific requirements.
All courses are available in individual courses or as customized bundles.
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We wish to remind you that all of our courses are available to private citizens as well as to professionals
Any organization, club, or individual who may be interested in hosting or adding a Fairbairn Protocol course to their current program should contact us at email firstname.lastname@example.org
All requests will be answered within two weeks from the date of receipt
Theoretical/Classroom Type Courses
Classroom/Theoretical courses are those usually conducted in a classroom setting and provide instruction in subject-specific information such as strategy & tactics, best practices, and anatomical targeting.
This variable duration, theoretical classroom course, provides lifesaving instruction in "Situational-awareness". Among the topics addressed in this comprehensive course are thinking with a predator's mind, threat ambush and illegal entry evaluation and prevention, vehicle and pedestrian security, escape and evasion, and carjacking.
From the perspective of armed and unarmed combat, this rare and highly specialized course, instills a detailed understanding of how to effectively target the human body. This deeper comprehension of target-related issues, fosters an offensive and defensive capability that can be directly exploited by any non-firing or edged/stabbing weapon.
Elite Level Combatives Training - Choose from Live Onsite courses or Remote-training modules
Our Physical Technique Courses offer live training, and interactive Remote-training, based in the fighting methods of W.E. Fairbairn. Now available to both individuals, groups, and professionals, these hands-on physical skills are can be taught in almost any area or location. We also offer corporate training options.
Specialized Corporate Events: Team and Motivation Building, Theme weeks, and Conference Presentations
Fairbairn Protocol's unique methods transfer directly into the Corporate arena. Our instruction focuses on confidence building, situational awareness, effective preparation, dynamic execution, and followup become effective tools of success. Standard costs vary to address the nature of the event.
Overwatch International Loner I Remote-training – Effective Self-Directed training in W.E.Fairbairn based Self-defense
Loner I is an excellent program geared to self -directed "everyday people". With 2 textbooks, our Instructors Handbook, and our Instructional Video, the Loner I data package provides the academic base to your objective of developing and running an effective self-directed combatives program.
In 2021 - We introduce "Feed the Dog". With no instructor fees, Feed the Dog provides onsite trainers specialized in integrating W.E. Fairbairn's battle-proven methods into your current combatives profile. Our Mission; Enhance current operational effectivity by increasing the individual's self-protective capabilities.
Overwatch International Pro IV Remote-training – Effective training in W.E.Fairbairn based Self-defense
Overwatch International Pro IV Remote-learning modules, are standard Pro I Remote-learning modules, that come with 60 minutes of video review, and have undergone a Client driven, Major Customization in order to meet the needs of a specific Customer.
Overwatch International Pro III Remote-training – Effective training in W.E.Fairbairn based Self-defense
Overwatch International Pro III Remote-learning modules, are standard Pro I Remote-learning modules, that come with 60 minutes of video review, and have undergone a Client driven, Minor Customization in order to meet the needs of a specific Customer.
Overwatch International Pro II Remote-training – Effective training in W.E.Fairbairn based Self-defense
Overwatch International Pro II Remote-learning, is the second of four Pro Series modules. Pro II, retains the same curriculum as Overwatch International's Pro I Remote-learning module, but provides 120 minutes of video review, and qualifies for the *optional "no cost" onsite event.
Overwatch International Solo I Remote-training – Effective training in W.E.Fairbairn based Self-defense
Geared to "everyday people", Solo I, includes 2 textbooks, an instructional video, and 60 minutes of personal reviews. Our unique video-based, personalized, professional reviews rival face to face instruction. The Solo I Series Module does not qualify for our *optional "no cost" onsite events.
Overwatch International Pro I Remote-training – Effective training in W.E.Fairbairn based Self-defense
Geared to Professionals, Pro I, includes 2 textbooks, an instructional video, and 60 minutes of personal reviews. Our unique video-based, personalized, professional reviews rival face to face instruction. Plus, every Pro Series Module qualifies for our *optional "no cost" onsite events.
This course, emphasizes the critical "Fit and Form" methodology that directs the movements within Fairbairn's Gutter Fighting Methods. The course provides detailed introduction to the concept of Passive-defense, how methods "Fit and Form" together to creates a specific "flow" in opportunity . Together these explore the concept of "Success under Failure".
Taught with the distinct Fairbairn twist; this weapons course employs the knife fighting and stick fighting methods of William Ewart Fairbairn's Get Tough / All in Fighting manuals as a functional core to develop expertise in the concept that "One well trained mind, can turn everyday items into expedient highly effective weapons".
This W.E. Fairbairn based, executive self-protection course specializes in single person self-protection security. By addressing the three crucial components of preemptive situational awareness, threat avoidance, and physical self-defense this course bridges the gap between personal self-defense and actively employing executive protection. An elite choice for executives and travelling personnel.
C.A.R.s and F.A.A. level Passenger Restraint and Self-defense Training for Commercial Aviation Flight and Cabin Crews
No "C.A.R.s and F.A.A. level, self-defense" comes close to the effectiveness this Fairbairn based "Flight and Cabin Crew Self-defense and Passenger Restraint course", delivered by instructors, with extensive experience with the disadvantages and advantages, unique to commercial aircraft interiors, equipment, and "public image".
This Fairbairn "style" self-defense course is ideal for those people seeking a milder form of self-defense. Drawing its primary content from the world of boxing providing instruction in boxing's basic movements, and common punch variations of jabs, straights, hooks, and uppercuts, and then slips directly into the effective dirty methods associated with the sport.
Available in "Costed" and "Cost-Free" formats, this product allows a qualified client to select a Product Introduction, Evaluation, Review, or a type-trial. Examples of "Cost-Free" on-site events, would be large groups seeking to develop one-time, or long-term training programs, or remote-learning such as "Overwatch International".
Using simple, yet effective, W.E. Fairbairn techniques, this course makes common carry objects such as walking sticks, canes, and umbrellas, a powerful addition to anyone's current self-defense repertoire. As such it is an excellent option for the hiker, physically assisted person, or for any middle-aged plus persons.