Todd Group International

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Todd Group
PO Box 5579
Dunedin 9058
New Zealand
Phone: +64-3-4778902
Fax: +64-3-4778902



European Military Close Combat

The Todd Group, established by the late Harry Baldock, have been providing CQC, CQB, unarmed combat, defensive tactics, and self protection training since 1927

Military, police, close protection, corrections, security, civilian training, instructors, and consultants

35 Depots Nationally and Internationally


Todd Group Training Courses

Military Self-Defence and Military CQC training for civilians is a privilege, not a right, and course joining comes with responsibilities.

The Todd Group are offering the following national and international close quarters combat training courses:

2017 Courses

2018 Courses

Clubs,business, corporate group self-defence, D-WAR (Declare War Against Rape anti- and counter-rape short courses)
Defensive tactics, tactical control and restraint, crowd control company courses. Enquiries:

SICQCSpecialist Close Personal Protection CPP "Bodyguard"International Course of Instruction

To be included on an upcoming CPP course advisement email list, email your interest to

Pattaya, Thailand - 15 October to 27 October 2017 - CPP (Close Personal Protection) exported course Thailand. Course information. Poster. Apply Online

We have been conducting specialist close personal protection courses of instruction for decades. Our specialist Close personal protection courses of instruction are open to responsible adults. There are as many corporate's and combative enthusiasts as those pursuing close protection careers on courses.

Course participants include company directors and traveling corporates that are not in a position to to have close protection specialists on the payroll and want to learn all the skills to make themselves their staff family and friends as safe as possible under their protection.

Individuals intending to travel extensively internationally also undertake our specialist basic entry-level course of instruction.

We export our CPP courses to Thailand our hub global country to reduce the travel duration and costs in comparison to attending courses at our New Zealand HQ and also to ensure courses are conducted in a country where English is not the primary language. This adds to the training exercises benefits in relation to exposure to close protection requirements in a foreign environment.

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Pattaya, Thailand - 15 October to 27 October 2017 - CPP (Close Personal Protection) exported course Thailand. Course information. Poster. Apply Online


If you have the interest and commitment with view to qualifying as an exponent or your intention is to qualify moving up through the ranks as a career or part-time instructor then apply now.

Nominations invited from individuals that want to be the best combatant or combative instructor they can be. We identify, train, test, and qualify quietly confident individuals who are the combative top echelon.

Todd Group qualified depot instructors and training team instructors have the full support of the Todd Group HQ. The Todd Group is not a franchise. Depot, individual tuition, or part-time instructors keep all revenue earned from their instructing duties. No one pays for rank or certification, you must earn it. Our operational model is based on setting and maintaining the highest standards over just business.

Todd Group specialist European armed and unarmed combat training providers to the Military and you. Minimum joining age 18 years applicants must be responsible and agree to vetting requirements.


Ancient in conception, proven in battle, and a leading, living means of staying at the forefront of combative requirements.

Early CQC
20,000B.C.                                  500B.C.

Early CQB
480B.C.                                         150-100B.C.

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