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ISR Matrix CLUTCH – 6 Week Course in South Florida

ISR Matrix CLUTCH 6 Week Course in South Florida

DATES: Tuesdays & Thursdays – May 14th to June 20th, 2019 
TIME: 10:00 am to 11:30am
LOCATION: Academy of Martial Arts & Self-Defense in Pembroke Pines
COST: $240 (cash) $250 (paypal)

Six week intensive course of the ISR Clutch with an emphasis on hand to hand to weapons and tools. Focusing on real world defense against assault with a weapon based and rooted approach to self-defense and personal protection that begins with awareness (criminal mindset and targeting), emphasized evading or escaping and then builds from hand to hand defense to tools and weapon based personal protection.

These twelve – 90 minute classes will cover base level training at all ranges of hand to hand fighting and then emphasize weapon based tactics including retention and deployment. We will cover both lethal and less than lethal weapons and their particular pluses and minuses. Training will be at a moderate level but each and every person can work at their own pace.

Fitness will center around functional drills and rotational power/ core building exercises.

This will cover all 6 weeks (12 classes), training knives and guns will be provided. The training fee is non-refundable nor will any absences be made up with extra days.

You will find no training like this anywhere else.

Exact Dates: May 14, 16, 21, 23, 28 & 30 and June 4, 6, 11, 13, 18 & 20, 2019

LOCATION ADDRESS: 8937 Taft St, Pembroke Pines, FL 33024
QUESTIONS: info@isrmatrix.org



ISR MATRIX P.O. BOX 841023 Pembroke Pines, FL 33084

ISR Matrix 2018 Summit in Fort Lauderdale, FL – November 2018

ISR Matrix 2018 Training Summit & Business Conference in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
November 5, 6, 7, 8 & 9, 2018 in Fort Lauderdale, FL USA

The ISR Matrix 2018 Summit is open to all Law Enforcement Officers, Federal Agents, Military Personnel, Corrections Officers, as well as civilian professional security personnel and executive protection specialists. This year our summit will consist of two simultaneous courses that cross over on the first two days of training:

The ISR LE/AF/PM – 5 Day Course: Monday, November 5 through Friday, November 9, 2018 is for Law Enforcement Officers, Military Personnel, Federal Agents, Corrections Officers, professional security personnel and executive protection specialists.

OR (these courses run at the simultaneously in different rooms)

*The ISR-CLUTCH – 5 Day Course: Monday, November 5 through Friday, November 9, 2018 is open to civilians (18 years and up)

The ISR CIV/ PM – 2 Day Subject Control Course: Monday, November 5 & Tuesday, November 6, 2018 is open to civilians (18 years and up).

“The ISR Matrix; Beneath the Surface” – The Functional Integration of Morally and Legally Defensible Tactics & Strategy through the Use of Force Continuum.
This year’s summit  will build on our foundation of subject control (day 1 & 2) and firearm retention (day 3) and then be integrated directly into our close quarter defense curriculum with the Clutch System (Day 4 and 5) for two days of its close quarter fighting and weapon/ tool transitions approach. We will also showcase its counter knife and defensive blade module into that material and re-integrate that module right back into our subject control and retention work from the previous days.

See the ISR Matrix 2018 USA Summit Registration Form for Tuition rates and Payment options.

Send completed forms, invoice requests and questions to: summit@isrmatrix.org

Register via PayPal

ISR LE/AF/PM – 5 Days OR *ISR-CLUTCH – 5 Day Course:

$895.00 USD Registration  – Discounted Rate EXTENDED Until Friday, November 2, 2018

ISR CIV/PM – 2 Days:

$440.00 USD Late Registration 


*NOTE: Now open to civilians and instructors seeking self-defense & personal protection instruction. The ISR Matrix Clutch – 5 day course.

Due to the amount of instructors currently registered for the US Summit, we will be dividing the training sessions between civilians and Leo as we did at our recent European Summit in Iceland.

Hope to see you there!

-Luis Gael Gutierrez
ISR Matrix International CEO/ Founder

#isrmatrix #isrmatrinternational #isrclutch #isrmatrixclutch

Training Location
Broward Police Benevolent Association Training Hall
2901 SW 26th Terrace
Dania Beach, FL 33312

Training Curriculum & Schedule:
Monday, November 5th: 8:30am-4:00pm – Subject Control (open to civilians)
Tuesday, November 6th: 9:00am-4:00pm – Subject Control (open to civilians)
Wednesday, November 7th: 9:00am-4:00pm – Firearm Retention
Thursday, November 8th: 9:00am-4:00pm – Intro to the Clutch CQB System / Phase 1 H2H
Friday, November 9th: 9:00am-4:00pm – Clutch System’s Counter Knife & Defensive Blade


Required Training Equipment:

MMA gloves

Plastic Training Knife/ blade (preferably soft/pliable)

16 Ounce Boxing Gloves

Mouth Piece

Training Jacket or Gi Top

Change of Shirts (several clean t-shirts)

Duty Belt

Training Gun (Plastic/ Rubber) & appropriate holster

Bottled Water (No sugar drinks)

*Note: Civilians must clear a background check from their local Police Department to attend. ($25 fee)


The course will involve light to moderate contact and consistent physical activity. That said, we will work within your capabilities and limitations to best achieve your training and learning goals.

Meal breaks
There will be several short meal breaks per day. Water breaks and rest breaks throughout the training sessions will be dependent on individual and group fitness levels and physical exertion.

Video and Photography
Video and photography is not permitted due to the personal security requirements of some participants. There may be exceptions made for short periods of time during certain components of the program with the consent of all course participants and instructors.

Pre-Summit Reading
While not essential, it is highly suggested that Participants read some of the articles, reviews and interviews related to ISR Matrix in order to become familiar with the terminology and training methods. The numerous videos and training footage available on our website and on line via YouTube will also bring some insight into the training experience all participants working with the ISR Matrix go through.

Evaluations & Promotions
Certification for competent training hours will be issued for those who successfully complete their training. Please note that a specific set minimum of competent training hours is required to be eligible for testing as an ISR Matrix Subject Control Instructor. Those with the required experience level and time training will be awarded their Subject Control Instructorship Certification.

Medical Declaration & Training Waiver: Participants will be required to complete a medical declaration/injury form and liability waiver prior to commencement of training.


ISR MATRIX P.O. BOX 841023 Pembroke Pines, FL 33084

ISR Matrix CAT: Self-Defense & Counter Assault Tactics for Women

ISR Matrix CAT: Self-Defense & Counter Assault Tactics for Women 
Join us for this 4 hour introductory clinic!  Open to women ages 16 and up. IMG_2929

Check us out on Facebook and Instagram 

DATE: Saturday, April 1, 2017

TIME: 10am to 2pm 

LOCATION: 20801 Johnson St, Pembroke Pines, FL 33029

What is the ISR Matrix CAT and how does it address the self-protection and self-defense of women? ISR Matrix CAT is a personal protection system exclusively for women and its emphasis is on a full spectrum integrated methodology that imparts information, tactics and strategies while in an energetic pro-active and empowering environment. 

What to expect from this four hour clinic?
Participants should prepare for light to moderate physical activity and dress as if they were working out at a local gym. Because it is an introductory clinic, participants will have small breaks in-between technical portions and we will be integrating pertinent information along the way. Participants will learn to strike properly, escape basic grips and holds, and defend themselves standing and when grounded. This clinic is taught and coached in a fun manner and participants will leave with a much better understanding of both their current limitations, strengths and potential along with very useful information that can greatly improve their odds at surviving a threatening encounter if not avoiding it all together.

What will you actually be doing?
Participants will learn essential strikes, close quarter positioning, escapes, and tactics as well as how to deal with being grounded and getting back to your feet. Our mission is to provide information and real world functional training that will assist women to better protect themselves and their children.

Who are the instructors? This ISR Matrix CAT clinic will be taught by its creator, Luis Gutierrez along with local Police and Military veterans who are certified ISR Matrix Instructors.

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