The Real Aikido defense system includes unarmed techniques, as well as defense against weapons such as knife, pistol, etc. It includes of aikido, judo and jujutsu, techniques simplified so that they can be easily taught in security and self-defense courses. The curriculum itself is mainly based on a general aikido curriculum, with a kyu/dan system of grading. Apart from grappling, self-defense against strikes also includes evasion and some blocking techniques.
Vracarevic's bodyguard school is officially certified by the International Bodyguard and Security Services Association (IBSSA).1
Use in Serbian schools
From 2005 Real Aikido was included in elementary school curriculum in Serbia as an elective subject. 2