428 Redbank Road

Goose Creek, South Carolina

843-619-1975

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Mon - Fri: 5PM - 9PM



Lisa Capriotti

College Professor
Nationally Certified Coach


Anna Capriotti

Program Coordinator
Mother and Registered Nurse

After School Program

What we offer?

Our After School Program was developed jointly by teachers and martial artists to provide children K-8 with the perfect blend of STEAM and Self Defense.

  • Science
  • Technology
  • Engineering
  • Art
  • Math
  • Japanese Language
  • Fun Fitness Activities
  • Tumbling
  • And of course, Judo, Jiu Jitsu, Boxing and Yoga

No wait, no contracts

Start and stop any time, partial weeks available

While students from any school or home school program are welcome, we will offer after school pickup from Goose Creek Elementary and Howe Hall AIMS at this time.

Program Details

  • 2:30pm – 6:00pm
  • $40/wk
  • Grades K-8 accepted
  • No uniform necessary

Who we are?

Charleston Self Defense is operated by Dr. Lisa Capriotti, veteran and professor, and Mr. Robert Gouthro, teacher and owner. They have a combined 27 years in education and 25 years teaching self-defense.



What we do?

At Charleston Self Defense, we specialize in creating a community where fitness and learning merge to improve the health of both mind and body through the arts of Boxing, Judo, and Jiu-Jitsu, Yoga, and more.


How do I register?

Download and complete registration form below and send it to [email protected]. If you have questions or need additional information, please contact our program coordinators Lisa Capriotti at 302-897-9106 or Anna Capriotti at 610-308-5549.


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