At Africa Self-Defense Academy you can have all your Security and Risk Management needs met, professionally, discreetly, and efficiently with our focus on complete client satisfaction. ASDA has been in the Risk Management & Consultancy business for more than 30 years and have done various huge and smaller contracts; protected and escorted thousands of Executive-, VIP clients, TIER One Principals and Valuable Cargo.


a unique Boutique Style Security & Consultancy company located on the West Coast of South Africa and operates globally, with its focus on Africa.

We Are

Founded and operated by former Special Forces and Anti-Terrorism Operators; ASDA has been in operation since 2001.

Our experience

is Legendary, and our global client base includes governments and non-government organizations, international agencies, and the multinational corporate sectors in Africa and Worldwide.

Our Services

  • Corporate Security

    ASDA can provide your Company with a dedicated Corporate Security Manager to make sure you have a tailored corporate security structure.

  • Specialist Mine Protection

    The mining industry, established long before data mining and bitcoin mining, mining the earth continues to be a major economic driver and will do so for time to come.

  • Consulting & Risk Assessments

    ASDA will provide you with Threat- and Risk Assessments to identify and mitigate security-risks in your business- and/or home structure.

  • Aviation & Charter Division

    Charter your Cargo Plane with us, with our Risk Consultants protecting your valuable cargo and our personnel giving you peace of mind while you focus on your business. If it is a Private Jet, you need or one of the larger Cargo Planes, we will arrange and protect the detail.

  • Executive & VIP Protection

    You might be in the need for your own CPO (Close Protection Officer) or better known as a Bodyguard. @ASDA will supply you with the best trained CPOs with ample experience and years of military, paramilitary or law enforcement service.

Some Of Our Previous Projects

  • Protected and escorted VIP Principals like former California Governor, Arnold Schwarzenegger, various Countries’ Presidents, VIP Government Officials and Corporate Clientele.

  • Secured and safeguarded premises, essential, lifesaving and critical equipment with a great net-worth value

  • Secured the Glass Dowr FPSO for Blue Water while berthing at Cape Town Harbor and whilst at sea.

  • Secured the Acergy Polaris Oil-platform while doing upgrades in Cape Town Harbor.

ASDA have been in operation since 2001 and are registered and affiliated with the following organizations: