Clarissa Berndl

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Clarissa Berndl is an Elite Defence Academy instructor, as well as the Cape and Coastal Regional Instructor for Kids Academy. She facilitates self defense class and group training, corporate workshops, and teambuilding events.


In addition to assisting Alex Berndl with Krav Maga classes in Tableview and Blouberg, Clarissa also facilitates workshops and events:

  • Corporate Self Defense Workshops
  • Self Defense Themed Teambuilding Events
  • Women’s Empowerment Workshops
  • Community Events

Companies, NGOs, and groups are invited to contact Clarissa for a prospectus and more information on the courses, workshops, and events that are offered. The training provided is safe, fun, interactive, professional, and suited to men and women of all ages and fitness levels.

To find out more, please contact Clarissa via the details above.


Clarissa first became aware of the Elite Defence Academy system via her activities as a licensed Kids Academy Trainer. In the process of assisting Alex Berndl with training adult Krav Maga classes and groups, Clarissa began studying and practicing Krav Maga diligently.

She assists with the running of classes, and facilitates group events as the EDA Corporate Liaison official for the Western Cape and associated coastal regions.

Clarissa is a fully qualified Elite Defence Academy Krav Maga instructor.