Todd Group CQC Training Provision 90th Anniversary Reunion and Annual Australasian CQB/CQC Course 2017

Todd Group 90th Reunion Guest of Honour Ken “Blue” Curran is piped in by Johnny McIntyre with Major John Whipp retired waiting to introduce Blue. Where do I start as this major event began with the Todd Group training team and committed, dedicated instructors and proponents undertaking upgrades and additions to Camp Todd many months […]

Thailand: The Todd Group International hub for International Exponents

Group photo post course. Some Todd Group courses are scheduled up to several years in advance and include public application courses as well as private client courses and contract courses for military, police, close protection and a wide range of specialist agencies including wildlife protection ranger training. Our Elite Action Adventure combative recruiting attracts individuals […]

Military Mental Toughness for Sport and Combat Sports

It takes mental toughness to endure the effects of heavy contact and fight back. The Todd Group in our 90th year have a long history as military CQC (close quarters combat) tactics and skills developers and training providers. Our training provision includes to the military elite and specialist police squads. The Todd Group systems are […]

The Todd Group Annual Australasian CQB/CQC Course – CQB/CQC Down-Under 2016

  Phase test BHEs. The Todd Group Annual Australasian Combative Course of instruction and prize giving was conducted at Camp Todd and the Todd Group HQ between March 17 and March 26. This was the 20th year since we began to accept national and international applicants on an annual course. Before I get into this […]

Captain Ben Mängels “The Mangler” Combative life Remembrance

Benjamin Hubert Mängels December 14, 1936 – November 21, 2014. Ben passed away at Elbert Colorado aged 78 years. He is survived by one son, and four daughters. Malcolm Mängels Dolly Foley Rhoda Baily Caren Mängels Marlene Parks Ben’s son, Malcolm brought to my attention how his father with all his toughness and combative capabilities […]

Todd Group Training Zambia for the Guardians and Protectors of Endangered Wildlife

The Todd Group has had considerable association with training protectors of wildlife anti-poaching personnel. This begun with operators making contact with Todd Group HQ and being referred to our UK depot for training initially. After this some of the personnel attended Todd Group courses in Thailand and South Africa and we also had Todd Group […]

Auckland CQC Course 2015

Technique to command drills Spec force is now under new ownership and is now Ludas Magnus school of training. This year’s course conducted between June 7 and June 13 was a pleasure to oversee and instruct. All exponents on course trained with commitment and diligence right throughout the course. Combining the phase 1 and 2 […]

European Military Close Quarters Combat Trade Crafts Not Civilian Self-Defence

This article is based on and applies to European military CQC and European military self–defence. The Todd systems of European military close quarter’s combat and European military self- defence are military tradecraft practices that are roles specific. Sgt Major Harry Baldock The Todd group is the oldest private training provider of European military unarmed combat […]