Who We Are
Kinetic Fighting (KEF) are world leaders in combat and skills enhancement. Our elite team, comprised of former Australian Special Forces members and martial arts experts, have developed highly-advanced and customised skills-enhancement courses for the Australian Defence Force and other government agencies.
Weapon Survival Essentials – Goulburn
Learn how to apply the principles of Kinetic Fighting–Integrated Combat to control your fear and protect against common street weapons. In this course (Charlie module in the KEF–IC syllabus), former Commando SGT Paul Cale will teach you not only the essential components of surviving an armed attack, but how to arm yourself — legally —…
Weapon Response Framework – Goulburn
Develop your Kinetic Fighting–Integrated Combat skill sets and overall defensive capability with this follow-up to Paul Cale’s essential weapons-training course, the KEF–IC Charlie module. In this course (the KEF–IC Delta module), Kinetic Fighting founder and former Commando SGT Paul Cale will take you through a series of drills and scenarios designed to heighten your awareness…
Violence Prevention Essentials – Sydney
Learn how to prevent violence before it happens, using proven behavioural analysis and threat-detection methods. Behavioural intelligence expert Mathew Wann — author of Predicting Violence: How to Interpret Nonverbal Cues — will teach you how to become a ‘hard target’ in any environment. With over 15 years of experience in nonverbal communication and behavioural analytics…
Dynamic Threat Management – Sydney
Learn how to apply behavioural analysis and situational awareness to manage threats in dynamic environments. Take your violence-prevention skills to the next level with behavioural intelligence expert Mathew Wann, author of Predicting Violence: How to Interpret Nonverbal Cues. This session (the KEF–IC ‘Golf’ module) builds upon the lessons of Foxtrot, teaching you how to use…
Kinetic Fighting (KEF) has joined Airbus’ ‘Team Nightjar’ in its bid to supply a rapidly deployable, multi-role helicopter for Australian Special Forces. KEF will work with a group of specialised companies brought together by Airbus to complete the bid for the ADF’s Project Land 2097.
The NZ Army combatives method will now be distinctly recognisable to Aussie soldiers: The New Zealand Defence Force has adopted Australia’s Army Combatives Program (ACP) in a bid to enhance its members’ hand-to-hand fighting skills and close-combat capability.
You may have come across an Uber safety meme like the one above, with this ‘handy hint’ for protecting yourself when using a ride service. The advice could be useful (and not just for women) — but only if it’s put in the context of training, and our social reality.
We humans are ultimately animals…though some more than others, you could say. Our best self-defence skill is realising the foolishness of aggressive posturing, to avoid getting involved in ‘alpha male’ disputes.
When an unseen threat like COVID-19 enters our lives, it’s easy to let panic take over (especially if it seems that not joining the panic will leave you without staple foods and toilet paper for months to come). Instead, we need to remember that knowledge is power, and access all the COVID-19 facts that we can.