Our mission is simple – to educate people
Saario Academy is a community which allows its members to learn and succeed for their personal benefit – but also to give back and share experiences to generations that follow.
We like to support our instructors and students... but most of all...
We like to train
Who are we?
Saario Academy is highly respected by the industry professionals as one of the leaders in self-defence and use-of-force training providers.
We provide the most practical and effective training based on real life experience – to martial arts instructors and people of all skill sets and experience.
My mission has always been to provide my students with the most practical and effective training based on real world experience.
When I started educating martial arts instructors back in 1983, I had one objective. It was to develop the best program and systems and to get the best instructors in the world to join my team.
Saario Academy is a large international community with high level instructors in several countries.
We are also always looking for more certified instructors.
If you would like to join our worldwide community of licensed instructors, please contact us here.
Safe Kid Instructor Course Level 1 (2nd part)
This is the first level of the Safe Kid instructor course.
Defendo Instructor Course Level 4 (RED) – Finland
This is the highest level of expertise in the Jyrki Saario Defendo system. It is the equivalent of the black belt in martial arts. Receiving the Defendo Red diploma for Jyrki Saario himself – means that the student has developed his/hers skills and understanding of the Defendo system to the highest degree, worthy of a […]
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