About

TKM Team

Total Krav Maga are an Official Krav Maga Global (KMG) School. Born out of one of the longest running Krav Maga Schools in the UK, Total Krav Maga (TKM) is now one of the most professional and full time schools in Europe.

Former Director of all UK based Krav Maga training (appointed by the HQ in Israel), Nick Maison has now focused on his role as the head of TKM & has been involved with running of Krav Maga Classes in London & Thames Valley since 2003.

At Total Krav Maga, we are committed to teaching effective but safe techniques in controlled environments. All instructors are fully qualified, certified and insured to undertake the roles of KMG and TKM instructors having completed the 23 day instructor training course, up to 9 days KMG official update training per year and weekly instructor training at club level. They have gained the experience and knowledge required in First Aid, Krav Maga and Tactical Training as recognised by Krav Maga Global (KMG), the world's largest and most professional Krav Maga organisation.

Instructors

Nick Maison

Grade
KMG Expert Level 4

KM Qualifications:
Civilian Instructor, Military, SWAT, Shooting, VIP Protection, Combat Fighting and Kids instructor

Background:
Krav Maga, Army Unarmed Combat, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Robert Gajewski

Grade
KMG Expert Level 1

KM Qualifications:
Civilian Instructor, Kids Instructor

Background:
Krav Maga, Kick Boxing, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (Blue Belt)

Hugh Neal

Grade
KMG Expert Level 1

KM Qualifications:
Civilian Instructor

Background:
Krav Maga

Dan Garside

Grade
KMG Graduate Level 5

KM Qualifications:
Civilian Instructor

Background:
Krav Maga

Alistair Philip

Grade
KMG Graduate Level 5

KM Qualifications:
Civilian Instructor

Background:
Krav Maga

Luke DeLacey

Grade
KMG Graduate Level 3

KM Qualifications:
Civilian Instructor, Women’s Instructor, Kids Instructor

Background:
Krav Maga

Tomasz Pacuszka

Grade
KMG Graduate Level 2

KM Qualifications:
Civilian Instructor

Background:
Kick Boxing, Krav Maga

Alison Pisarewska

Grade
KMG Graduate Level 2

KM Qualifications:
Civilian Instructor

Background:
Krav Maga

Martyna Kostacinska

Grade
KMG Graduate Level 2

KM Qualifications:
Civilian Instructor

Background:
Krav Maga

Robert Kolber

Grade
KMG Graduate Level 1

KM Qualifications:
Civilian Instructor

Background:
Krav Maga

Nick Maison was the fight scene choreographer for the 2011 movie 'The Debt'.

He’s also worked on I am Soldier (2013), Vendetta (2013) as has more Film work during in 2014.

What are our private clients saying?

"Everyone got incredibly involved, and loved every second. They all commented on how they left “buzzing” feeling safer and more confident after just one session."

Testimony to the TKM training skills.

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Grading & Progression

The Krav Maga Global grading system is divided into 3 main categories; Practitioner, Graduate and Expert Levels. Above this there are currently only 2 Master Level instructors in the world.

As TKM students are members or Krav Maga Global (KMG), they can participate in classes, testing or workshops/seminars worldwide where they see the KMG logo by simply showing their KMG Passport, which the can purchase on line at the KMG UK website. Most Krav Maga students are ready for the level 1 test after 3-4 months of regular training and there after every 6 months.

Expert Level (E1-E5)

These are high level Krav Maga instructors. Usually specialising with additional Krav Maga qualifications such as Law Enforcement Instructor or Military Instructor, in addition to their general qualification. Each bar indicates their level, with 5 bars being the highest.

Graduate Level (G1-G5)

These are mainly regular Krav Maga instructors, although there may be Graduate level students who have not taken the instructors certification. Each bar indicates their level, with 5 bars being the highest.

Practitioner Level (P1-P5)

These are Krav Maga students who are training as members in a recognised KMG club. Their grading patches are brown with black bars. Each bar indicates their level, with 5 being the highest.

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