Department of Public Safety


The Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) System is a program of realistic self-defense tactics and techniques for women. The course teaches women four parts of risk: awareness, reduction, recognition, and avoidance, before progressing to the basics of hands-on defense training.

The R.A.D. Systems is dedicated to teaching women defensive concepts and techniques against various types of assault by utilizing easy, effective, and proven self-defense tactics. Our system of realistic defense will provide a woman with the knowledge to make an educated decision about resistance.

Note: R.A.D. is not a martial arts program.

For more information, contact Fisher College Public Safety at 617-236-8880 or check back frequently for an updated class schedule.

Please Note: You must attend all class dates.

Classes are open to all women affiliated with Fisher College

Participants must be at least 18 years of age.

Special classes can be scheduled for groups.

Application Form (pdf)


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