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Douglas Melia

Douglas Melia

Personal Safety - Assertiveness, Confidence and Common Sense!

Doug is a registered bodyguard, expert witness and trainer specialising in Personal Safety, Conflict Resolution, Self Defence and the Use of Force including Knife Crime.

Formerly a full time Martial Arts teacher, High Court Sheriff and Close Protection Operative, Doug's operational experiences adds weights to his delivery. His training consortium spoke on inappropriate restraint at the Westminster Education Forum and he has written for national publications including the Times Educational Supplement.

Through his seminars, courses and accredited training options the emphasis is on recognising, avoiding and defusing potentially hostile situations through confidence building and raising awareness.

Testimonials from Teachers

"Thank you for a great session yesterday Doug, was very interesting and enthusiastically delivered!"

– Robina Naznine, Deputy Headteacher, Feversham College​

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