SCSO offers self-defense course for women

SCSO offers self-defense course for women

The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office will be offering an Introduction to Women’s Self-defense Course.

One of the upcoming classes will take place on Saturday, March 24.

There are two four-hour sessions to choose from. The first is from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., and the second is from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

According to the sheriff’s office, the class is an introduction to Women’s Self-Defense Tactics including deterrents, avoidance, and detection of a personal attack. The class will include a hands-on portion where you will learn basic self-defense maneuvers.

The classes are open to women ages 14 and up.

To register, email, and include the names of all attending, plus an email address for each attendee. Include in the email which session you will be attending.

The sessions cost $35 each, and will take place at the Sheriff’s Training Center.

For more information, you can call 509-477-4793, or email