Kid's Anti-Bully Self Defense: Christian Martial Art Paideia

The Best Kid's Self Defense Techniques out there, based on practical, common sense, non-militant Christian principles
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  • Lectures 37
  • Length 3 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 9/2016 English

Course Description

"My kids absolutely love Paideia. Brian and Beau keep it fun, and my kids are always showing me new moves. I honestly didn't think I'd be learning more than they are." 
- Jennifer D, Seattle WA

  • This course is designed for kids (boys and girls) ages 5-10
  • No experience necessary
  • The course is based on a non-militant-style, Christian philosophy (e.g. no eye gouges or curb stomps)
  • The content is easy-going, fun, and simple enough to remember, 
  • We encourage parent involvement to help build your relationship with your child
  • As with any physical activity, please consult a physician prior to adopting a self defense program

Kalos Agon (KA) is a highly effective self defense system founded on the principles of the Christian faith. 

The system incorporates grappling, striking, street fight survival philosophy, and weapons training.

What are the requirements?

  • It is helpful if the student appreciates the Christian faith, but it's not mandatory

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Defend themselves from most bullies
  • Stop most fights (deescalate a tough situation)
  • Get closer to God
  • Love people as a warrior and a follower of Christ

Who is the target audience?

  • This course is designed for kids ages 5-10 who are in need of defending themselves from bullies
  • This course is not for children who want to learn sportive fighting skills (e.g. for tournaments)
  • This course is most effective when taken with a parent so the child may practice and discuss these techniques with a responsible training partner

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Foundations & Fight Philosophy

It's nice to meet you.

2 questions

Takes about 30 seconds. 


What is Paideia?

1 question

Faster than eating apple pie.


What do you do when someone is bothering you?

1 question

Super easy, but super important. 


For more advanced students.

1 question

Just to keep you sharp. 


You're doing martial arts after all, so there's an inherent danger to what you're doing. Be careful, go slow, and always been in control. 


Kiwis - This curriculum is best for ages 5-8 years old, but really it depends on the maturity of your kid. Heck even a lot of adults walk away from these techniques feeling infinitely better equipped and confident. 


We've got helpers that are around your age, so you know this stuff will work for kids! 



Section 2: Techniques, Drills, & Games

First thing: Learn how to not move. Balance! Balance! Balance! 

The name of the LORD is a strong fortress; the godly run to him and are safe.

- Proverbs 18:10

Brilliant: Lesson Structure

Run right in! But how do you protect yourself when you "close this distance?" 

1 question

Test you on your Rhino Block...


You must know how to punch--not because you will be punching but because 1. others will try to punch you, and 2. it's just tons of fun. 

Also you won't believe how many people out there do not know how to punch.  (incredibly!)  This is how you do it. 

Mini Message - David & Goliath
1 question

Trick question! 


How do you take down someone who is bigger and stronger? 

Kiwi Control - Mount
Mini Message - Our Ultimate Base
Kiwi Roll Control
Back Mount Control

Let's put it all together. 

Mini Message - The Roman Centurion
Kiwi Pull (Base)

While we don't choose strikes (like punches and kicks) as our first choice during a fight, they're still important to know. 

Trap and Roll
Open Guard Pass
Mini Message - Skill in Battle
Passing the Guard (getting around the legs)
Snap Kick
Mini Message - My Favorite Bible Story - Walking on Water?
Double Leg Takedown (Distraction Clap)
Kiwi Side Control
Trap and Roll - Choking
Section 3: Cool Bonus Knowledge
Weapons Bonus: Escrima - Sticks
Weapons Bonus: Bo - Staff
Weapons Bonus: Nunchuks
Section 4: Wait, what?! You survived?!
Well done!

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Instructor Biography

Kalos Agon (KA) is a highly effective self defense system founded on the principles of the Christian faith.

The system incorporates grappling, striking, street fight survival philosophy, and weapons training.

Brian Hiller


Hiller was trained as a medic in the US Army. He is a Physician Assistant (PA-C) with the Franciscan Health System in Enumclaw Washington. Hiller has been practicing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu for 15 years. Hiller is an elder at Wabash Church and regularly teaches Sunday school classes, and he is married to Beau's sister Juliette and is a proud father of 5 kids.

Beau Chevassus


Chevassus has actively trained in martial arts for 16 years, acquiring his black belt in Tae Kwon Do. Chevassus is the founder and President of Knok Studio, a non-profit studio that produces media for charities and churches both regionally and on an international scale. He has done non-profit work in Nepal, India, Sierra Leone, Togo, Mexico, and across the street. Chevassus graduated from Whitworth University with a double major in Theatre (BA) & Religion (BA). He enjoys spinning fire (poi) and making videos for his YouTube partner channel, which has over 29 million views. Chevassus is an active elder on session at Wabash Church, and he loves Christian Self-defense philosophy.

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