Self-Defense for Women course at DACC Community Education
A girl’s and women’s self-defense program to teach easy and practical techniques will take place three times this fall, starting Saturday, Oct 8.
Women will learn additional skills that include awareness of surroundings, area, drawing attention, etc.
The objectives of the course are to enhance one’s instincts as a first line of defense and the practice of easy and retainable techniques. Age 15 and up. No previous experience required.
Students should wear comfortable clothing and closed toe shoes. No shorts.
Instructor Albert Ortiz is a retired law enforcement officer, certified as a self- defense instructor who sells women’s selfdefense items.
Ortiz has been teaching the course since his retirement in 2005. His motto is “being a victim is not an option.”
For more information or to sign up for this course, email commed@ dacc.nmsu.edu or call 575-527-7527. Online registration is easy at http://dacc.augusoft. net.
A self-defense for women class is accepting participants for Saturday, Oct. 8 at the Doña Ana Workforce Center, 2345 E. Nevada Ave.
PHOTO COURTESY OF THE AMERICAN WOMEN’S SELF DEFENSE ASSOCIATION.