RAD Women Basic Personal Defense

RAD (Rape Aggression Defense) is an empowering program that affords women an opportunity to enhance personal defense. The goal of the program is to develop and enhance the options of self defense, so they may become viable considerations to the woman who is attacked.


St. Lucie County Sheriff Administration Building
(Roll Call Room)
4700 W Midway Road
Fort Pierce, FL 34981


Check back later for upcoming classes.


  • Minimum age is 13 years.
  • Minors must be accompanied by an adult female family member.


Space is limited so please reserve your space early!

Click here to view open classes and register online.


  • $40 per person.
  • The St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office has a no refund policy for its RAD programs.
  • Do not mail cash

Family of Instructors

The St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office is proud to be part of the internationally recognized R.A.D. and RadKIDS family of instructors.