Personal Safety & Self-Defense For Teens

Revved Up Kids Safer Teen Girls Workshops

For Ages: 11-19 (6th-12th grade) | Length of Program: 45 minutes - 2 hours

According to the U.S. Department of Justice, females age 16-19 are four times more likely than the general population to be victims of rape, attempted rape or sexual assault. Revved Up Kids teaches teen girls to understand these risks and to take steps to be safer.

Training workshops for teen girls are delivered in-person (currently available for private groups only) and virtually (training workshops are now available to the public).

Revved Up Kids Safer Teen Girls training workshops include the following components:

  • Be SMART Awareness Training: Understanding the risk of sexual assault or violent attack at the hands of strangers, acquaintances, friends and dating partners. Understanding how sexual predators and traffickers approach teen girls online and in real life. Taking steps to incorporate personal safety into all decisions.
  • Be STRONG Defense Training: Personal boundary setting, including using voice and body with power to deter a threat. Defending against an attacker (full-force tactics practice during in-person training, demonstrations during virtual training).
  • Be SAFE Review and Reinforcement: Follow up resources for participants and parents, including self-defense practice at home instruction.

Caution regarding program content: Revved Up Kids personal safety and self-defense training for teens includes frank discussion of sexual assault, sexual abuse, and sex trafficking. Parents should use caution when enrolling pre-teens in this training. To discuss the training in more detail, please contact us.

Tuition for these workshops varies widely based upon program format and group size. Grant funding is available for groups serving economically disadvantaged populations. Contact us to discuss training for your group or sign up for a public training today.

VIDEO TRAINING AVAILABLE FOR TEEN GIRLS

Take advantage of our Safer Teen Girls and Self-Defense Practice-at-Home Video On-Demand series. View video details.

Revved Up Kids STRONG Teens Workshops

For Ages: 11-18 (6th-12th grade co-ed) | Length of Training: 45 minutes - 2 hours

Tweens and teens face a risk of encountering sexual predators in their real and online worlds. Additionally, as teens spend more time away from the watchful eye of parents and guardians, they face a higher risk of violent attack. Revved Up Kids STRONG Teens training helps participants understand their risks and equips them to incorporate personal safety into all of their decision making and defend against an attacker if necessary.

Revved Up Kids is currently offering this training for private groups in-person and virtually. Training programs include workshop and seminar formats for small and large groups.

Participants will learn to recognize warning signs and lures that predators use in their real and online worlds, to practice good everyday safety and awareness habits to reduce their risk of being targeted by a predator or violent attacker, and to defend themselves against an attacker. In-person workshop formats include full-force self-defense tactics practice. Virtual and in-person seminar formats include tactics demonstration.

Caution regarding program content: Revved Up Kids STRONG Teens training includes frank discussion of sexual assault, sexual abuse, and sex trafficking. Parents should use caution when enrolling pre-teens in this training. To discuss the training in more detail, please contact us.

Tuition for Revved Up Kids STRONG Teens varies widely based upon program format and group size. Grant funding is available for groups serving economically disadvantaged populations. Contact us to discuss training for your group.

VIDEO TRAINING AVAILABLE FOR TEENS

Take advantage of our Self-Defense Practice-at-Home Video On-Demand series. View video details.

Protected While Connected Online Safety Training

For Ages: 10-14 (5th-8th grade) | Length of Training: Three 30-minute segments.

Your child has their first personal device and that means unfettered access to the sometimes dangerous online world. Protected while Connected is an interactive session that offers newer users of personal technology practical tips, real world examples and resources to guard their privacy, manage their reputation and stay safe from online predators. Protected While Connected can be delivered in-person in a single session (approximately 90-minutes) , or virtually. Three program segments address the following topics: Guarding Your Online Privacy | Managing Your Online Reputation | Staying Safer from Online Predators and Pornography.

VIDEO TRAINING AVAILABLE

Take advantage of our Protected While Connected Video On-Demand series. View video details.

Training For Schools

Let us help your school meet its state standards by providing Revved Up Kids training to students. We offer programs for students in K-12th grade that teach body safety, sexual abuse prevention, trafficking awareness and prevention, and self-defense.