Empowerment through Self-Defence
and Close Quarters Combat

In today's world, personal safety is crucial. We recognise the need for practical self-defence skills, providing top-tier training to empower individuals for their protection and the safety of their loved ones. Our goal is to build confidence and promote a proactive approach to potential physical threats throughout New Zealand. 

The MINDSET Advantage

When choosing a self-defence and close quarters combat training provider, it is crucial to consider the expertise and experience of the instructors. At MINDSET Self-Defence & Close Quarters Combat, our team consists of seasoned professionals with extensive backgrounds in a variety of martial arts, military combat techniques, and syllabus used by law enforcement. This diverse skill set allows us to offer a wide range of courses and classes tailored to meet the unique needs of our clients.

Our comprehensive training covers foundational techniques to advanced strategies, ensuring that every student and workshop participant gains the necessary skills to defend themselves in a wide variety of situations. We pride ourselves on our personalised approach, offering tailored instruction that caters to individual comfort levels and paces. This adaptability sets us apart from other training providers and allows our students to learn and grow in a supportive, friendly environment.

Proven Effectiveness and Convenience

MINDSET's self-defence and close quarters combat techniques are based on real-world scenarios, ensuring that our participants are well-prepared for any challenge they may face. Our proven effectiveness is a testament to the dedication and expertise of our instructors, who continuously refine and update our curriculum to stay current with the latest techniques and strategies.

We understand that our clients have busy schedules, which is why we offer flexible class times to accommodate various lifestyles. By providing convenient scheduling options, we make it easy for individuals to prioritise their safety and personal growth without sacrificing other commitments.

A Supportive Community

At MINDSET, we believe that learning self-defence and close quarters combat skills goes beyond technique and strategy. Our supportive community fosters an engaging and empowering learning environment where students can build confidence, forge new friendships, and develop a strong sense of camaraderie. This positive atmosphere not only enhances the overall training experience but also encourages students to continue honing their skills and striving for self-improvement.

Take Control of Your Safety Today

If you are ready to take control of your safety and embark on a journey of personal growth and empowerment, look no further than MINDSET Self-Defence & Close Quarters Combat in New Zealand. Our expert instructors, comprehensive training programs, and supportive community make us the premier choice for self-defence.

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What People Say!

"A MASSIVE SHOUT OUT TO CHARLIE RILEY FOR ALL THE AMAZING WORK HE DOES. CHARLIE, YOU ARE A CHAMPION AMONG CHAMPIONS. THANK YOU. LADIES, IF YOU LOVED #REEBOKUNLEASHED OR IF YOU MISSED OUT, PLEASE CHECK OUT CHARLIE AND FIND A COURSE NEAR YOU."

ZOE BELL - HOLLYWOOD STUNT WOMAN, ACTRESS & PRODUCER

Listen to what Zoe Bell & Claire Chitham have to say about us...

The review took place after the Reebok Confidence Unleashed women's free self-defence workshop in Auckland, led by Charlie and his team.


What's New...

The Y.W.C.A in Hamilton are hosting a new weekly MINDSET self-defense class on Monday evenings. The class is designed to help you learn how to protect yourself and deal with the worst case scenarios, our National Instructor Sarah will be running the classes, for more details get in touch with us or the Y.W.C.A.

Coming up in June we're running a course for Waikato Diocesan School for Girls, then in July we have another Auckland Women's MINDSET self-defence workshop at the New Lyn Community Centre and a Women's MINDSET workshop in Hamilton at the Western Community Centre.

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Self-Defence & Close Quarters Combat can be both physically and mentally demanding, if unsure seek your doctor's advice before undertaking any form of physical training or have a word with the instructor. 


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