Krav Maga Education is a Krav Maga Global Training Provider 

Plan Your Journey to Qualification

On this page you’ll find everything you need to know about becoming a fully certified and accredited krav maga instructor. We talk you through our level one, level two and level three courses.

But to begin your journey, you have to first book your potential instructors development day. That’s one day of training with myself and my team, where you get to find out about us, about the course, and we get to find out about you, to make sure you’re a good fit for the course.

All you need to do is once you’ve read through the information, and if you’re interested in finding out more, come and meet us on the potential instructor development day. You can book it at the link at the bottom of this page, there are various dates that are available over the next few months. You’ll be joining likeminded people who are also interested in becoming future instructors in krav maga.

Go ahead, read the information on the page, and when you’re ready, book your potential instructors development day, and come and meet us very soon.

Potential Instructors Development Day

The first step on your journey to becoming a fully certified and accredited Krav Maga Instructor with Krav Maga Global is to attend our Potential Instructors Development Day (PIDD).

The development day is designed in a way so that you can make sure that workings towards a certification to teach Krav Maga is for you, and of course for us to make sure that you are a good fit for the course.

Your PIDD is lead by KMG (UK) Director of Training, Jon Bullock and his team.

Throughout the day, you'll find out:

  • The values and skills required to become a certified instructor.
  • How the course is structured to help you get the most out of the experience.
  • What happens after you have qualified and you join our CPD programme.
  • More about the opportunities available for Krav Maga Instructors around the world.
  • The key elements of running a successful Krav Maga school.

You'll also learn:

  • Why Krav Maga is a principles based system and how it was developed.
  • The unique teaching methods used in Krav Maga teaching to help your students progress quickly.
  • How to run safe yet impactive training classes using the Krav Maga training concepts.
  • The role of an instructor 'off the training floor'.
  • A simple way to explain self defence law.

... And of course you'll be doing some Krav Maga training.

Who can attend?

KMG Trainees who hold the a grade of P4 or above, and wish to achieve Assistant Instructor Status to assist in their local classes.

Those who hold the grade of P3 or above in KMG, and who have a recommendation for their KMG Instructor as potentially being a  'good fit' to become an Instructor.

Martial Arts Instructors with a solid background in a striking art, who are interested in teaching Krav Maga to their existing student base or, to open a new school or programme.

Krav Maga Instructors who have certified with other Krav Maga organisations, who wish to 'map across' to KMG.

Personal Safety/Officer Safety Instructors from public or private sector organisations who hold a relevant teaching qualification and have a defensive tactics background.

Cost: £49*

Duration: 6 hours

*Following your PIDD, should you progress to your Level 1 course, then the cost of your PIDD is credited towards the cost of your Level 1 course.

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Level 1 - Award in Krav Maga Training Concepts

Our Level 1 course is your starting point to begin your journey to becoming a fully qualified instructor with Krav Maga Global, and also serves as our potential instructors pre-qualifying course.

The Level 1 course is for KMG Club Members who are already training in Krav Maga, who hold the grade of Practitioner Level 3 and have been recommended by their instructor or;

For other Martial Arts Instructors who have a solid background and teaching experience in a striking system, who would like to introduce Krav Maga as a system in to their existing Martial Arts School.

We also welcome those who have completed Krav Maga Instructor Courses with other Training Providers, who are looking to join Krav Maga Global and wish to know if their previous experience ‘maps across’ to our requirements.

The aim of the Level 1 course is to introduce you to the unique training and teaching concepts of Krav Maga Self Defence, and how they integrate to create a coherent system that you can deliver to others.  The course also helps you to make an informed decision as to whether progressing towards becoming a fully qualified instructor is for you, and of course for us to make sure that you are a good fit to join the Krav Maga Global organisation.

Following the completion of your Level 1 course, you will be presented with your Award in Krav Maga Training Concepts, which is a pre-requisite to progressing on to Level 2.

For those who already hold a P3 grade in Krav Maga, you will also be awarded with Assistant Instructor Status, which enables you to assist in Krav Maga classes to support your Instructor in areas such as helping new members, monitoring safety and leading warm-ups.

Attendance Requirements:

For those wishing to attend in order to being their journey to becoming a fully qualified Instructor, you need to hold a Certificate of Achievement from the Potential Instructors Development Day. 

For those wishing to attend in order to gain the Assistant Instructor Status, then you must have a recommendation from an Approved KMG Instructor

Duration:  40 Hours (over 5-days)

Qualifications Gained: 

  • Krav Maga Global Certification
  • Level 1 Award in Krav Maga Training Concepts 
  • Assistant Instructor Status (For those graded P3 or higher).

Accreditation: NCFE | KMG

Cost: £547 per person
(Payment plans are available, £49 will be credited back for your Potential Instructors Day)

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Level 2 – Award in Teaching Krav Maga

Our level 2 course is for those for hold a Level 1 Foundation Award in Krav Maga Training Concepts, and who have been recommended to progress to Level 2.

The level 2 course is 9 days in duration, during which time you will enhance your personal level of Krav Maga, whilst learning our unique approach to teaching Krav Maga as a Self Defence system.  You will learn the techniques, tactics and teaching methods up to and including Practitioner Level 3 (P3) of the Krav Maga Global System.

Successful completion of this course is through passing your end of course assessments in both Krav Maga Physical Skills and Krav Maga Teaching Methods to the required standard.

You will also complete your Level 2 Award in Teaching Krav Maga Self Defence.  .

Once you have gained your Award in Teaching Krav Maga, you may choose to progress to your Level 3 course to becoming a fully qualified instructor (subject to a recommendation) or, start to teach Krav Maga up to P3 and opt to take your Level 3 course at a later date.

Attendance Requirements:

Have completed the Level 1 Award in Krav Maga Training Concepts

Duration:  70 Hours (over 9-days)

Qualifications Gained:

  • Krav Maga Global Apprentice Instructor Certification
  • Level 2 Award in Teaching Krav Maga

Accreditation: NCFE | KMG

Cost: £965 per person

Course Completion: Level 2 Instructors are expected to join the Krav Maga Global (UK) Continued Professional Development Programme, to help guide you towards completing your Level 3 Award or maintaining your Level 2 skills.  Your Level 2 Award is valid for 18 months.   After which time you must attend your Level 3 Award Course or, apply to have your Level 2 Award to be renewed. 

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Level 3 - Award in Krav Maga Instruction

Our Level 3 course is the final part of your journey to becoming a fully Qualified Krav Maga Instructor and is only for those who hold a Level 2 Award in Teaching Krav Maga.

On successful completion of the course you will receive your Diploma in Krav Maga Instruction, and you will hold a Krav Maga Grade of Graduate Level 1 (G1).

As a fully qualified instructor, you will be eligible to join our Continue Professional Development Programme (CPD), gaining access to specialised courses and events to enhance your skills, so you can progress up the Krav Maga Global System and achieve the coveted Expert Level 1 Grade, the Krav Maga Black Belt. (For those who already hold a G1 grade or higher with Krav Maga Global, you will maintain your current grade and continue towards Expert 1).

The level 3 course is 9 days in duration, where will learn the techniques, tactics and teaching methods up to and including Practitioner Level 5, and some material for the Graduate Levels. Successful completion of the course is through passing your end of course assessments in both Krav Maga Physical Skills, Krav Maga Teaching Methods to the required standard.

Attendance Requirements: 

Hold a Level 1 Award in Krav Maga Training Concepts

Hold a Level 2 Award in Teaching Krav Maga.

Duration:  70 Hours (over 9-days)

Qualifications Gained:

  • Krav Maga Global General Instructor Diploma
  • Level 3 Award in Krav Maga Instruction

Accreditation: NCFE | KMG

Cost: £965 per person

Course Completion: Level 3 Instructors are expected to join the Krav Maga Global (UK) Continued Professional Development Programme, to help guide you with your ongoing personal and professional development, and to give you access for further education courses and training events.

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