Welcome to Realistic Defense Options LLC. We work with organizations and individuals bringing the R.A.D. Systems of Self Defense into their communities. Program offerings include Basic Physical Defense for Women, Children, Men, and Senior’s; as well as Weapons, Aerosol and Keychain defense for Women. These offerings provide a truly holistic approach to self-defense education, supporting the necessity of continuous learning throughout each lifecycle.

In addition to providing options for students, we offer Instructor Courses certifying individuals to teach Basic R.A.D. programs. Each of these programs includes educational components comprised of lecture, discussion, physical resistive strategies. All of which are facilitated by certified R.A.D. Instructors supported by a network of dedicated professionals honoring our unique Lifetime Return and Practice Policy.

To find out more information about bringing R.A.D. into your community please visit our program page or contact us directly with your questions. Thank you for your interest.


Pat Iapicca
Founder R.D.O. LLC.