Author: DrCarl


Do such martial arts like Aikido, Systema, Akijujutsu and even Reality Based Self defense Systems Like Krav Maga and TFT actually work in the real world? Who doesn’t want to be a “kung fu master”? Regrettably you can only become one in the dojo and the movies. The answer may SHOCK you. In fact there’s a simple scientific, physiological FACT Read more…


In this crazy world we live in you just never know when you are going to have to defend yourself. The level of that defense is often determined by the severity of the threat. It has always been my attitude that the best fight is the one you don’t have to fight. After all, whenever you are engaged in a Read more…


The Self Defense Company is expanding globally, and now is the time to get in on the action. And as the Marine’s used to say, “We Are Looking for a Few Good Men/Women” The Biggest Misconception About Teaching Self-Defense Somewhere, somehow someone came up with this idea that you need to have trained for years, you need to have spent Read more…


One question that I am often asked is, “gee there is so much information to go through in the Self Defense Training System, where should I begin?” Well, the answer to that is a simple one. The 60 Minute Self Defense Classes Training Course. I highly recommend this course because it covers many of the basics that any person desiring Read more…


That Cane Is An Effective Weapon As a 60 year old gentleman I began to suffer from arthritis in my hip. Now I am a Self Defense Company Instuctor and I am always looking to improve my teaching and my own knowledge. So, I began my study of cane and stick fighting. And I love adding new toys to my Read more…


Dr. Carl Welliver the Lead Instructor at the SELF DEFENSE COMPANY of GREATER BOSTON is proud to announce the newest self defense class curriculum just added to the Class Schedule  New Course Offered at the SELF DEFENSE COMPANY of GREATER BOSTON. “Realtor Safety. Keeping Yourself Safe in the Field” Dr. Welliver is a seasoned educator with nearly 20 years of Read more…


Tactical Pen Self Defense Let me start off by saying although tactical pens are a great tool, not to mention if you are in the habit of carrying one that you always have a pen handy, but they are not enough alone. while attempting to use a tactical pen self defense you must realize that there are certain limitations. But Read more…


You Have the Responsibility for Your Own Safety Unfortunately, in this crazy world, we live in, you never know when you might become the victim of some random act of violence. But is that attack really random? Here at the Self Defense Company of Greater Boston we teach only the best self-defense classes available. We teach true self-defense. Close Combat Read more…


Dear Fellow Protector, Let’s face it, the world we live in right now is more dangerous than ever. As a Father and a Grandfather, I know firsthand the importance of teaching my children and grandchildren the practical skills and action steps they can take in a moment of crisis. That moment when the decisions that they make can be the Read more…


Start Your Own Self Defense Business from the Comfort of Your Own Home. I have a question for you. Have you ever wanted to start a business of your own, a business that would make a real difference in your community and beyond? Well, we are looking for you. I am sure you have heard the old Marine Recruiting Slogan, Read more…