How this course helps you

It will help you with:

  • INCREASED MY SENSE OF SAFETY
    98%
  • FEEL MORE CONFIDENT
    97%
  • COVERED ISSUES RELEVANT IN MY LIFE
    95%
  • GAVE ME ACCESS TO NEW INFORMATION
    100%

Our courses offer

Support, information, education, skill sharing, awareness raising and techniques for identifying avoiding and escaping potentially dangerous situations as well as challenging damaging women blaming attitudes and building women’s confidence and self esteem.

What women have said about our Personal Safety Course

I found the physical moves:
Very useful 86%
Useful 14%
Not very useful 0%
I found the course covered issues
relevant in my life:
95% said Yes
I found the discussions:
Very useful 85%
Useful 15%
Not very useful 0%
My sense of safety has increased:
98% said Yes
I feel more confidence
after attending this course:
97% say Yes
I would recommend
this course to other women:
100% said Yes
‘I’d recommend all the techniques to
keep women safe anywhere in the community’
‘Using my voice in a controlled
manner has amazing effect’
‘I am able to control my fear and take steps
to keep myself safe in public’
‘Stick it past the first week and you’ll stay for the rest’
‘I am far more aware of myself and my own self worth i.e.
I’m worth defending!’
‘Made me more aware of having physical and mental power to act’
‘I loved the diversity of the group’
‘I’ve learned that you should be allowed to
be what you want without being abused’
‘I would recommend the sense of empowerment, belonging, achievement and personal development’
‘I’d recommend all of the course, this is the best community course I’ve been on and I’ve been on a lot!!’
‘I feel amazingly confident, I have been privileged to be part of this great experience, thank you’

Current Courses

Personal Safety Courses

Any woman can feel at risk of, or experience abuse and crime in her home, on the street, on public transport or at work.

Any woman can feel at risk of, or experience abuse and crime in her home, on the street, on public transport or at work.

2h, 30 min.
12 people
Dawn Fyfe
Personal Safety workshops

Learn how to identify, avoid and escape potentially dangerous situations

For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday and lessen the suffering of others.

2h, 30 min.
12 people
Dawn Fyfe

About Wise Women

Wise Women address women’s fears and experiences of crime and violence through the provision of Personal Safety and Confidence Building courses and workshops in local Glasgow communities. Our courses offer support, information, education, skill sharing, awareness raising and techniques for identifying avoiding and escaping potentially dangerous situations as well as challenging damaging women blaming attitudes and building women’s confidence and self-esteem.