Upcoming Events

Revved Up Kids hosts training workshops and events open to the community. View those events below. Please contact us regarding training for your private group.

PUBLIC TRAINING SCHEDULE

Public training sessions are offered periodically at different locations throughout the Atlanta metro area. If there is not a session available currently in your area, consider the following options:

  1. Take advantage of our video-based training programs available On-Demand on Vimeo.
  2. Complete the form below if you'd like to receive email notifications about available in-person and virtual trainings.
  3. Contact us for details about coordinating a private group training session in-person or virtual.

Upcoming Public Trainings

(listings are updated below as trainings are scheduled)

If you have questions about any of these training sessions, please don't hesitate to contact us by phone (678.526.3335) or email (contact@revvedupkids.org)

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Personal Safety / Self-Defense for K-5th graders

hosted by City of Decatur Police Department

  • DATE: Saturday, June 11
  • TIME: 10:00am
  • LOCATION: Decatur Police Community Room
  • TUITION: $35 per participant (needs based scholarships are available)

This workshop is ideal for children in K-5th grade. Children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. The workshop lasts 2 hours.

PROGRAM FOCUS AREAS:

The Revved Up Kids single session personal safety & self-defense workshop for K-5th graders teaches them about unsafe people and equips them to respond appropriately if they ever meet an unsafe person, including using self-defense if it's warranted. The workshop uses age appropriate language and includes the following components:

  • Be Smart Awareness Training (Who are unsafe people and what do they do? What are my all-the-time just in case skills?)
  • Be Strong Defense Training (What are my emergency just in case skills? Learning and practicing simple, effective self-defense tactics, importance of disclosure)
  • Be Safe Review/Reinforcement (Participant Q&A, take home resources, family safety community)

Please note that the workshop includes discussion of sexual abuse (age appropriate mention of boundaries regarding private body parts). Feel free to contact us if you would like more info prior to enrolling your child.

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Safer Teen Girls Workshop

hosted by City of Decatur Police Department

  • DATE: Saturday, June 11
  • TIME: 1:00pm
  • LOCATION: Decatur Police Community Room
  • TUITION: $35 per participant (needs-based scholarships are available)

This workshop is ideal for girls in 6th-12th grade. Parents are encouraged, but not required, to attend with their children. The workshop lasts 2 - 2 1/2 hours.

PROGRAM FOCUS AREAS:

  1. Understanding risk of attack from strangers and known attackers.
  2. Incorporating personal safety into all decisions.
  3. Using voice and body to deter a threat.
  4. Responding to an attacker (full force self-defense practice)
  5. Weapons (attackers with weapons / carrying a personal weapon)

Note for parents of pre-teens: Revved Up Kids Safer Teen Girls training includes frank discussions of sexual assault, intimate partner violence and sexual exploitation. It will be assumed that all participants will have been introduced to these concepts. If you would like more detail about the program content, please don't hesitate to call us at 678.526.3335.

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