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Nick Wood is a world renowned martial arts instructor with more than 20 years’ experience in multiple disciplines. He has earned black belts in Jeet Kune Do, Kali Concepts, Freestyle Karate and Dennis Survival Jiu Jitsu.

Nick Wood has delivers specialist unarmed combat training to foreign military personal, intelligence officers, special  police units and executive protection officers.


Nick holds belts in Judo and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu teaches Kick Boxing and Muay Thai. Nick is an instructor in Krav Maga, Street Defence and is also the Head Striking Coach at the prestigious Roger Gracie Academy HQ in London. Nick also runs a successful Youtube defence channel ‘Nick Woods Martial Arts’ highlighting the need for street defence tactics.

Nick has recognised the need for reality based martial arts training for UK based Close Protection Officers within the security industry. The UK remains one of the few countries where close protection officers, bodyguards and security operatives are not permitted to carry weapons/firearms despite the rising crime levels and threats from terrorist groups.


Nick has developed a series of intensive specialised courses aimed to teach the necessary skills to security operatives in order to handle any perceived or imminent threats aimed towards our clients. 

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