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208 E. Cuyahoga Falls Avenue, Akron, Ohio 44310 Phone: 330-434-1611


About Us


Al Petrosino
Al Petrosino

Al Petrosino is the founder of the Petrosino Personal Protection Training Center, Inc. Al developed, and then patented Street Protect Principle™, a self-protection system designed to teach you how not to become a victim. He is a certified instructor in a number of the martial arts, including Moo Duk Kwan and Yoshitsune Ju-Jutsu. He has been recognized with a host of awards for his martial arts acumen, including the USA Self Defense Champion from 1993-1997. Al is a Certified Executive Protection Specialist for the International Training Council, and has been trained in Counter Terrorist tactics as well as Rape Prevention and Drug Awareness.

General:

Founder: Petrosino Personal Protection Training Center, Inc.
Certified Instructor from Japan in Ju-Jutsu
Director, Ohio International Federation Ju-Jutsuans (IFOJJ)
International Training Council Protection Specialist.
International Agent #1496 dealing with missing and exploited children
Developed and Patented Street Protect Principles in 2005
Endorsed by State Senator Kevin Coughlin

Certifications:

Master Instructor in Moo Duk Kwan Shihan and Yoshitsune Ju-Jutsu
CDT Master Tactical Instructor
International Instructor USA Federation United Martial Artists (FUMA)
Instructor for Rape Prevention and Drug Awareness
Executive Protection Specialist ITC
Close Quarters Last Resort Weapons
Safety Instructor, Ohio State Certified Children Safety Course - Know/Go Agent in Ohio Missing Exploited Children #1496
National Alliance Security

Expertise:

The Art of Non-Deadly Force, CDT Expertise: Last Resort Weapons
Self-Defense in the Public and Private Sectors
Trained as Counter Terrorist Tactics Specialist
Street Protect Principle

Achievements:

Black Belt Hall of Fame,1997
USA Self Defense Champion, 1993 - 1997
PKC Ohio Sate Champion, 1993 through 1997
Pinnacle Award, 2001 E.U.S.A
International Martial Artist of the Year,1998 & 1999
Master Instructor, Moo Duk Kwan,1999
Instructor of the Year, FUMA, 1998 - 2001
Master Award, 2000
Inducted in the Third Tactical Hall of Fame, 2001
Inducted in Summit County Hall of Fame, 2003
Inducted in the Heritage of Register of Who’s Who, 2004 - 2005 Edition.
Silver Lifetime Achievement, 2002 Eastern USA
Martial Arts University, Samurai Award, 2005