Take Control Self Defense

Take Control Self Defense

5.0(1 review)


Trained 500,000+ in 27 States & 4 Countries

7th Dan Karate Black Belt

2x TV Emmy Nominee

2,500 Events at 600+ Companies & Schools

Love to inspire people to believe: "I'm worth fighting for!"

Feel good teaching people tips and techniques to Be Safer in an Unsafe World.


Hired 5 times
2 employees
Serves Scottsdale , AZ


Student's age

19 – 25 years old, 26 – 45 years old, 46 – 65 years old

Disciplines interested in

I can make a recommendation, Mixed Martial Arts, Boxing, Karate, Kickboxing or Muay Thai, Taekwondo

Experience level

No experience, Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced


For self defense, Building strength and confidence, Developing discipline, Improving physical health

Class type

Private training, Group classes

Number of students

1 person, 2 people, 3 - 4 people, 5 or more people

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  • Reviews

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    Bihter P.

    He is amazing ! Very patient, knowledgeable and has such a good vibe
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    December 02, 2021
    Hired on Lessons

    Frequently asked questions

    Meet, chat, go over objectives, barriers, commitment and run an Intro Session to see if we have a good fit.

    7th Dan Shotokan Karate Black Belt, Years of training in Judo, TaeKwon Do, Kickboxing

    Hold a B.S. & Masters in Education

    2500 Training Sessions at 600+ Companies, Agencies, Schools and Universities in 27 States and 4 Countries

    Normally, run a $297 1st Time Intro Session and then put together several Training Packages for students

    Had Karate Clubs at H.Schools I've taught at near Chicago and Arizona.  Ran 3 Karate Schools in Illinois and Arizona. Started my own company taking my training to private companies.

    From 5 - 95 yrs old.  Corp. Execs, Professional Atheletes, College Coeds, Physically challenged, legally blind and Seniors at Nursing Homes

    1) Private Class series for a family of 4 for several months.

    2) Hosted annual event for the city as a Fund Raiser for local NPOs.  1st year, we had over 2,000 attend.

    Use your gut to see if the teacher matches what you need and if you enjoy the time together and want to study and work with him or her. 

    What they want now and to work towards.  Do they want the Self Defense, the Workout or a combination of benefits? Is it a good fit for them now and how long do they want to train?

    Services offered

    Mixed Martial Arts