Hand to Hand Combatives


Guest instructor Benjamin Dewalt from OnSight Firearms Training

Benjamin DeWalt is the co-founder and senior instructor of OnSight Firearms Training.   Benjamin has been a life-long martial artist and firearms enthusiast, starting as a kid with long guns in western Pennsylvania. His accreditation's include various NRA instructor certifications, Utah Concealed Firearm Permit Instructor certification, and Massachusetts State Police Certified Firearms Instructor. Benjamin has been  teaching martial arts and hand-to-hand self-defense since 2010.

Course details

Course focus

Basic hand to hand drills

Knife defense and attacks

Stick defense and attacks

Use of "improvised weapons"

Use of liquid based self defense tools

Firearms Retention and Disarms

Survival mindset

Situational awareness and street smarts


None - However, students should be able to move freely and semi quickly.  While there is no formal training required to attend this class, it is to be understood that this is a physical class involving movement.

Equipment List

Students should wear loose fitting athletic clothing

Fingernails and toenails should be well groomed

Please bring: one normal bath towel and one spare t-shirt and pants belt

Notebook with pen or pencil for note taking.

Refreshments and a light snack.

Humble, willing to learn attitude.

Payment and Registration

We do not currently have any of these classes scheduled.  If you are interested in  taking this class, please use the link below to contact us and let us know of your interest.  

When we schedule our next course with Ben, you will be on the list to be notified for sign up prior to the course being advertised.