Close Quarters Combat Academy is Ann Arbor’s premiere reality based Self-Defense school. We pride ourselves on our focus on reality-based curriculum. The world can be a dangerous place and we want you to be able to defend yourself effectively if you are ever attacked. The belief that self-Defense is a vital skill everyone should possess drives us to provide the best training possible.
We also believe in character development through martial arts training. That is why for CQC Academy Self-Defense starts with a positive confident attitude. Through our training, students learn respect, trust, confidence, concentration, patience, dedication, control, and self-awareness. We strive to build character as well as martial skill. We use partner drills to help build a sense of family and trust. We also believe it helps to facilitate lasting friendships through cooperation and respect.