Krav Maga Instructor Course 4th November 2017

Call 0800 999 6025

British Krav Maga provides one of the most comprehensive Krav Maga Instructor courses outside of the Israeli Defence Forces.  This intensive course provides indepth training and coaching to experienced Kravists and Martial Artists candidates wanting a credible Krav Maga qualification.

Saturday 4th of Nov 2017 – Sunday the 12th of November.

Bridgwater, Somerset

  • 9 Day Instructor Course
  • Live Firearms training included (taught by BKMA military instructor at an approved range)
  • School Mentoring & Startup Programme (Licensees)
  • Full post course support package and marketing resources (licensees)


About British Krav Maga

British-Krav-MagaNov15_176_webBritish Krav Maga is a nationally recognised organisation with a reputation for tough training, professional standards and commercial success.

British Krav Maga is the only martial arts training provider recognised by the Ministry of Defence for training.

Course Requirements
  1. A significant striking back ground. Preferably from systems such as MMA, Krav Maga, Mauy Thai or Boxing
  2. A minimum of 380 hrs training over the previous 3 years (2 x 2 hr classes per week)
  3. A good level of physical fitness
  4.  Enhance DBS (CRB) check – allowances are made for old or minor offences


  1. Police/Military background with at least 5 years operational experience
Basic Training - 9 Days

Basic training introduces new Krav Maga Instructors to the foundations of the Krav Maga system and foundation coaching and class teaching skills.

Phase 1 addresses common street attacks, krav maga defensive tactics and delivery of training in a class environment.

Successful completion is dependent on meeting the appropriate British Krav Maga standards over 3 practitioner assessments, 1 teaching assessment, and a final examination of fighting and physical skills.

On completion Instructors are certified as Graduate Instructors authorised to teach under British Krav Maga.

Continued Professional Development

On completion of Basic Training, candidates can progress to more advanced training. This consists of regular Continued Professional Update training and Speciality courses taught by Specialist senior Instructors. 

British Krav Maga Instructors can progress through to Intermediate and Advanced training. Additional Specialist modules include  Firearms training, Close Protection Training,  Military, Law Enforcement and advanced Krav Maga training. Additional business and marketing courses are also included in the training.

Pricing £1999

Prices and funding options  for the British Krav Maga Instructor courses can be found in the Downloadable Course Guide

Course Pricing   Instructors £1999

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is the course aimed at:
The British Krav Maga Instructor certification is aimed at experienced combat sports practitioners or Instructors who want a credible teaching certification in authentic Krav Maga. Whether you want to teach recreationally or professionally, the standards required of a good instructor are universal so we cater for both levels of expectation.

Is the course suitable for beginners:
No. Candidates are required to have a good level of stand up striking skills before starting the course. We recommend at least 3 years consistent training (3x a week) in boxing, kickboxing, muay thai, MMA or Krav Maga under any credible organisation (FEKM, IKMA, IKMF, KMG).

What level of fitness is required to attend:
The Krav Maga Instructor course combines teaching, training and theory blocks over a full day. Trainees need to be training regularly and at a reasonable level of fitness to participate.

Age and Injury:
A reasonable allowance will be made for age and injury. Candidates will be expected to train at a moderate pace for extended periods with intervals of high-intensity training.

Is it real Krav Maga:
Our lineage goes back via Eyal Yanilov and Amnon Darsa to Imi Sde Or, the founder of Krav Maga.

Licensed or Unlicensed Instructor
British Krav Maga provides continued professional development and ongoing support for Krav Maga Schools.
Licensed Instructors benefit from ongoing training courses, a full school support system, marketing resources, school growth programmes, online marketing and lead collection via national and local websites.

Unlicensed Instructors attend basic training going on to work independently.

Download the course guide here

Become a licensed Instructor

British Krav Maga is not a franchise. We train and license Krav Maga Instructors.

Members receive regular training and support, professionally built websites, SEO support, marketing support and materials. We are the only Association providing this level of professional mentoring and support to instructors

Course Modules 

History and Evolution of Krav Maga
Introducing Krav Maga Skills
Introducing coaching and class room skills
Theory Block: Skill acquisition and learning models
Close Quarter Combat: stand up – ballistic striking and blocking
Close Quarter Combat: stand up – blocking, movement & defensive skills
Coaching block – power generation and the kinetic chain (Slow motion video and adv coaching)
Close Quarter Combat: stand up – Escapes and Releases
Close Quarter Combat: stand up – surviving edged weapons
Close Quarter Combat: stand up – surviving impact and stick type weapons
Close Quarter Combat: stand up – use of improvised weapons
Coaching Block: Weapons survival – teaching and structure
Fighting from the ground
Close Quarter Combat: Adrenalized scenarios
Close Quarter Combat: Microfighting
Coaching Block: Teaching sparring and Fighting Drills
Theory Block: Stress and performance coaching
Theory Block: The Law as applies to Self Defence
Close Quarter Combat: Firearms survival
Range Day – M4, Steyr Scout and Live shooting
Theory Block: School start up and media training  (Licensed Instructors)
Theory Block: Marketing and the role of social media (Licensed Instructors)
Course assessment and Final Testing Day

Graduate training includes live Firearms training at a section 5 approved range subject to appropriate UK legislation.

Apply Here
  1. Complete the application form below
  2. The BKMA Head Coach will contact you to discuss your application
  3. You may be offered a place in writing.
  4. To book your place, you will need to pay a £350 + VAT deposit. This is non-refundable.
  5. There are only 10 Instructor places per course. These are strictly limited and are sold on a first come first served basis
  6. This is an assessed course. Payment does not guarantee certification

Got a question ? Call us on 0800 999 6025

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