Physical defense class to start June 2

NATCHITOCHES – A Rape Aggression Defense Basic Physical Defense Class (R.A.D.) will be offered through Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education beginning Tuesday, June 2. The course will be on June 2, 9 and 16 from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Wellness Recreation and Activity Center on the NSU campus. The fee for the class is .

The class objective is “to develop and enhance the options of self-defense, so they may become viable considerations to the woman who is attacked.” Participants can expect a professional and safe training environment and to be mentally and physically challenged during this course.

The class will teach risk awareness, reduction and avoidance tactics that will, if employed, increase your chances of not being attacked. Participants will learn self-defense skills that will expand your options should you ever be attacked.

For more information or to register go to or call (318) 357-6355 or (800) 376-2422.