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forging the critical edge™

PERSONAL PROTECTION  |  PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

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CHOOSE YOUR AFFILIATION

Executive

 

Security

Law Enforcement

 

Military

 
 

WORLD RENOWNED TACTICAL TRAINING

 

Dieter’s Close Quarters Defense provides the highest quality tactical training services and personal development skills to security professionals and vetted citizens of our nation.

 
 
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realistic, scenario-based  judgement training

 

CQD provides hands-on training and a proprietary method of validation, which ensures you are able to respond under duress.

Through this one-of-a-kind process, we prepare you to overcome fear, stress, and chaos to make the appropriate decision on how to protect yourself or others.

 
 
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UNSURPASSED QUALITY.
UNDENIABLE SUCCESS.

 

CQD’s reputation is one of sustained quality control that is continually monitored and realized.

CQD has been coveted within the SEAL and federal agency community for many years.  For over two decades, their best kept secret and a critical component of their well-documented success has been the Close Quarters Defense system.  The same mental and tactical development process is available for professionals and vetted citizens.

 
 
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FOUNDER AND DEVELOPER
OF CLOSE QUARTERS DEFENSE

DUANE DIETER

–the most revolutionary and influential
tactical trainer in the world. 

For 30 years he has taught our nations' premier special operations and law enforcement forces. They have relied upon their CQD training to forge skills and validation to achieve mission success. 

 
 
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