Welcome to Trident Tactical Martial Arts

About Us

We are the only Internationally certified close combative self defense school in S.C.

We have classes for Men, Women ands Kids

One on One Personalized Private class

We  offer private one on one classes

American Ryu Karate class


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Trident Tactical Martial Arts

3120 waccamaw blvd Located inside Elite Firearms

(843) 655-7171


Monday - Wednesday: 6pm- 8pm

Private lessons: By appointment

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Self Defense Training

We offer the finest in Self Defense training,you will learn how to defend against life threatening attacks.You will learn how to defend against multiple attackers,  hand guns and knife disarms.

Styles we teach

 Guided Chaos / ISK Combatives and American Ryu Karate


                           Art Linquito - Bio

2010 -2016 = 7th degree black belt and Founder of ISK Combatives Head Instuctor an owner of Trident Tactical Martial Arts

2013= Accepted in the International Combat Martial Arts Union Association

2013 =Promoted to 3rd degree black belt in Guided Chaos 

2000-2004 =Master Instuctor for USA Center for Self Defense

9/23/98 = Promoted to 5th degree Master Instructor in Close Combat Self Defense

12/01/98 =CDT Master Instructor

2/98 =Provided security and protection at the 1998 Grammy Awards

1995-1996 =United States Marine Corps Hand to Hand Combat Instructor G/225

1990 -2000 = Bergen County Sheriff Dept Self Defense Instructor

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