Ongoing studies and research in the areas of reality based martial arts and street effective self defence (Shihan Phil is a foundation member of the Australian Combat Coalition).
Psychology, psychological self defence and the psychology of street confrontation (Shihan Phil holds a degree from the University of Western Sydney with majors in psychology and sociology and is currently studying a bachelor of Laws degree).
Law enforcement techniques (Shihan Phil is a consultant Instructor with the International Police Defensive Tactics Association).
*This philosophy was passed to Shihan Phil
by Shihan Tom Slaven.