Course: Core Krav Maga 1 - Yellow Belt Techniques

Lead Instructor:  Michael Margolin
 Access:  Public   Status:  Active   Course:  $139.99
This is the most critical course in Krav Maga. It covers all of the most important techniques of self defense. The lessons in this course will give you a functional knowledge of self-defense with hours of detailed, interactive instruction. For those looking to eventually test for a belt level in Krav Maga, this course will give you the techniques you need to master to reach yellow belt.Topics covered include Stances and Movement, Punches and Chops, Elbows, Kicks and Knees, Punch Defenses, Ground Fighting, and Self Defense techniques.

Course Lessons (8)

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Introduction to Core Krav Maga

This lesson introduces you to the Core Krav Maga course in our online format. Covering KMW Philosophies and Principles, the organization of our system, and what to expect in the course, this lesson...

Stances and Movement

In this lesson, learn about the variety of stances Krav Maga teaches, and how to use them effectively. Krav Maga focuses on both fighting and neutral stances, as one cannot always predict a dangero...


As core offensive Krav Maga technique, punches are a critical learning point for you as you work toward your Yellow Belt. This lesson will demonstrate how to effectively deliver powerful strikes to...


In this lesson, discover the power and potential of elbow strikes! Now that you have an understanding of stances and punches, we expand to this new kind of striking technique. Elbows are immensely ...

Kicks and Knees

Krav Maga continues to provide you with new techniques, as in this lesson we double your weapons by adding kicks and knees. Excellent for long-range strikes, kicks will enable you to neutralize thr...

Punch Defenses

Defense is a key element of Krav Maga. Now that you know how to send a variety of strikes, this lesson will teach you how to defend against them. Rather than teaching specific blocks for every indi...

Ground Positions and Movement

Though Krav Maga teaches you to try to stay on your feet and keep your movement free, in some cases you may not be able to avoid ending up on the ground. In this lesson, we provide you with valuabl...

Self Defense

Just as you strive to master offensive techniques, so, too, must you master defense. In this lesson, learn the key pillars of self protection as we instruct you on the most effective ways to get ou...

Course Specs

Course Chapters

There are no individual chapters available for this course.

Course Goals

  1. Understand the Course topic
  2. Refine your ability to execute the techniques presented in the Course
  3. Become familiar with drills that can be used to develop your skills
  4. Achieve significant proficiency in the material

Testing & Certification

There are not currently any tests or certifications for this course.
Related Certifications:
  • Core Krav Maga 1

Lead Instructor

Michael Margolin

Michael Margolin is a 5th Degree Black Belt . He began his training with Darren Levine in 1981 and was, at the time, the youngest person to receive a Krav Maga black belt.