Course Reports

Final CQC Course Report for 2016

Tethered unarmed combat practice   Thailand December 3 ended the last Todd Group exported CQC course for 2016. I had a quick turnaround on my return to NZ after the CPP course in Thailand before returning to Thailand to conduct this final CQC course for 2016. The course was a full muster made up of […]

CQC/MSD South Africa October 2016

Military CQC (Close Quarters Combat) MSD (Military Self-Defence) DT (Defensive Tactics) South Africa 2016. The Todd Group have established regular training provision in Africa for CQC proponents and Rangers and Law-enforcement over recent years. Having a military CQC connection with the late Captain Ben Mangels a former instructor to the South African military and police […]

Specialist Close Personal Protection Course Thailand 2016

Ending my latest circuit of courses of instruction internationally was the 2016 October 17 to November 29 Specialist Close Personal Protection Basic Course of Instruction in Thailand. These small group specialist courses are designed to provide attendees training and practical experience in all the required tactics and skills to work on a close protection detail. […]

Thailand: The Todd Group International hub for International Exponents

Group photo post course. Some Todd Group courses are scheduled up to several years in advance and include public application courses as well as private client courses and contract courses for military, police, close protection and a wide range of specialist agencies including wildlife protection ranger training. Our Elite Action Adventure combative recruiting attracts individuals […]

Auckland Annual Todd Group CQC Course 2016

Getting back from the courses in Europe and Southeast Asia meant a quick turnaround and heading for Auckland to conduct the annual Auckland phase 1 basic and phase 2 advanced CQC courses of instruction. The course was conducted at Ludus Magnus physical training facility Auckland Central. Ludus Magnus, formerly Spec Force is a massive training […]

Germany CQC 2016

Germany CQC 2016

Crowd combative CQC drill training. The Todd Group are the longest private training providers of European military CQC and will celebrate our 90th anniversary as military, law enforcement, and civilian training providers of military self-defence, military unarmed combat, law enforcement defensive tactics and close protection instruction providers in March 2017. The Todd Group has expanded […]

CQC Thailand final CQB/CQC courses of instruction for 2015

Strangulation effects reduction prior to armed option hold escape November 30th to December 5th was the last Todd Group conducted combined civilian proponent and military personnel close quarter’s combat course in Thailand for 2015. Three courses of instruction were conducted simultaneously in phase 1 basic, phase 2 advanced and phase 3 specialist. 2015 has seen […]

Philippines CQC 2015 and on Course Coordination/Management

I was joined in Manila by Will, also from NZ who is a Phase 3 specialist proponent and phase 1and 2 instructor. The course coordination in the Philippines was problematic with not having a phase test qualified coordinator or course manager on the ground. Marketing products and services is very different from recruiting for a […]