Jim Wagner

Jim Wagner

Website: www.JimWagnerTraining.com

Jim Wagner is a former soldier, corrections officer, police officer, SWAT officer, diplomatic bodyguard, and recent counterterrorist for the U.S. Government after 9/11. Currently he is a Police Defensive Tactics instructor and the founder of the civilian Reality-Based Personal Protection system taught in several countries. Wagner writes the popular HIGH RISK column for Black Belt Magazine

Jim Wagner is credited as the originator of the term "reality-based" for self-defense and has studied numerous combatives systems including Karate Rybu-Kai, Kenpo, Filipino Kali, Wing-Chun, Judo, Aikido, French Savate, Thai Kickboxing, Western boxing, European fencing, Jeet Kune Do, Kung-fu, Greco-Roman wrestling, Tae Kwon Do, Krav Maga, Hisardut, KAPAP, and LOTAR, before teaching exclusively his own Reality-Based Personal Protection system.

Jim has been an instructor for the U.S. Marshals, FBI SWAT, German GSG9, Israeli Police, U.S. Border Patrol, INS, Brazilian GATE, Argentinean GOE, U.S. Air Force Security Forces, U.S. Marines PMO, U.S. Navy PMO, U.S. Army Military Police, U.S. Coast Guard, Helsinki Police, German Border Patrol Police Academy, Finland Police Academy, California Department of Corrections, Los Angeles Probation Department, Los Angeles School Police, Los Angeles Airport Police, University of Washington Police, North Miami Police Department, Escambia Sheriff's Department (Florida), London Metropolitan Police Department, Royal Canadian Mounted Police, British Columbia Sheriff's Department, AMTRAK Police, San Diego Police Department, San Diego Sheriff's Department, Oklahoma City Police Department, and the list goes on.

Reality-Based Self Defense Training: Blood

Reality-Based Self Defense Training: Blood

Let’s face it…bleeding sucks. But getting slugged or kicked in the face and blood flowing is a very real possibility in a real fight. So much so, that those not used to these sensations may be at a disadvantage when this precious liquid is flowing out of your body. In fact, did you know that [...]


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