Now enrolling for Autumn Term

We are now enrolling for our Autumn Term in Firhouse Community Center and Adamstown Community Center. This is a 9 Week Term that runs from Mon 5th Sept to 31st Oct . Students can attend as many classes as they want during the term (Please Note - Minimum age is 10 on a Monday night Family Class). There is a limited number of Students / Family in each class. Once we reach our limit for that class, students will be added to waiting list.

Online Registration for new Students

New Students wanting to join, just click this link and fill out the Online Registration Form.

Introductory Silat Trial for 1 Student - 4 Weeks €45

Introductory Trail Payment for 1 Student for 4 Weeks

Introductory Silat Trial for 2 Students for 4 Weeks €70

Introductory Silat Trail for 4 Weeks for 2 Students from same family for evening classes in Adamstown / Firhouse

Training Fees for Autumn Term (Club Members)

Training Fees can be paid at the start of any Class before new Term. Students who pay before 8th Sept can get the early bird discount and save €10 for 1 Student and €15 for two students.

Silat Kali Classes from 1st Oct 2022

Our Silat Kali Classes Training times are as follows.                       

Mondays - Firhouse Community Center 7pm - 8pm (Family Class Minimum Age 10, unless training with parent or older sibling).

Tuesdays - Adamstown Community Center, 6pm Kids, 7pm Cadets / Teens / Adults.

Wednesdays - Firhouse Community Center 6.30pm to 7.30pm Kids Class. 7.30pm to 8.30pm Cadets/Teens/Adults.                                                                              

Silat Kali 365 is now available at Now you can learn Silat and Kali from any location, at anytime during the day, through this unique online platform. You can buy a specific course or you can join the monthly membership (only €9.95 per month) and get access to all courses and video lessons. New lessons and courses will be constantly added. Registering is simple, just go to and within 2 mins you will be able to access the material and techniques you need.

Silat Kali 365 is ideal for following weekly classes, or if you live too far away to train in a weekly class, you can still learn Silat / Kali directly from Guru Liam, by following the lessons and courses. You will be able to access gradings or just learn for your own development. 

Silat Training Fee for 9 Weeks for 1 Student. €95

Silat Training Fee for 2 Students (Same Family) for 9 Weeks €145

Silat Training Fee for 3 + Students from same family for 9 weeks €185

Introduce a Student Reward.

Introduce a friend to our Silat Kali classes, and, if they take out a 4 week introductory trail for our classes. we will give you a €10 Voucher to use on your next training fees, Grading / Workshop or Equipment or Club Uniforms. If that Student remains after the Introductory and takes out a two month Package you will get a second €10 Voucher as appreciation for Introducing a valuable new member. 

Silat Gradings

Silat Gradings are held 3 Times A year. The next Grading will be held  Sunday 27th November, Students who want to grade must have the following.

1. Correct hours of Class Training completed.

2. Have full complete Silat Uniform.

3. Have Access to the Silat Kali 365 Online training Students need to have either the subscription bundle or have purchase the course they are Grading on. Minimum 2 Months before Grading.

Guru Liam is available for Transitional Year School Courses, throughout the school Year in all Areas of Dublin and surrounding Counties. Guru Liam has been teaching Transitional Year Students since 2001, and, it has proven to be a very popular course among the Students in their TY Year. All Transitional Students who complete the Course, will get a Certificate, and, this can be included in their end of year TY Portfolio.

Some of the Schools, where we have run our Certified Silat Self Defence Classes. Belvedere College ~ Clongowes Wood College ~ Wesley College~ Celbridge Community College ~Our Lady's Grove Goatstown ~ Castleknock Community College ~ St. Benildus College Kilmacud~ Maryfield College Drumcondra ~ St. Mary's College Baldoyle ~ Blackrock College ~ Piper Hill College Naas ~ New Cross College Finglas ~ Dominican College Drumcrondra ~St. Joseph of Cluny Killiney ~ St Kilian's German School, Roebuck ~ Killinarden Community College Tallaght ~ Colaiste de Hide Tallaght~ The King's Hospital Lucan ~ Loreto College Beaufort Rathfarnham ~ St. Wolstans College Celbridge ~ St.Colmcilles College Knocklyon ~ Adamstown Community College ~St.Joseph's College Lucan ~ CBC Monkstown Park ~ St. Farnan's Prosperous ~ Lucan Community College.

Teachers Comments on the TY Self Defence Course.

Liam is great. An absolute gentleman. Would have no problem recommending him. Will definitely be getting him back.... Trisha. We have Liam again this year for our option modules. Liam is a pleasure to work with and our TY Students and our students really enjoyed the classes each week. I would definitely recommend Guru Liam... Geraldine. We have had Liam for the past 3 Years an absolute gentleman is right. He has so much experience and is a pleasure to work with. Our Students learn lots. Liam's definitely left a lasting impression on how to stay safe and would definitely recommend Liam.... Linda. We had Liam last year, I was on maternity leave, so didn't see it, but feedback was great and we have book again for next month...Leona. We have used Liam and would be more then happy to recommend him. I asked the teacher who co-ordinates with him today and she had no hesitation whatsoever... Imelda.

If you like your TY Students in your College to learn Self Defence through Classes or Workshops, then Contact Guru Liam 087 9956569. Now taking bookings for the 22/23 School Year.

Latest Training Video

Silat Kali Self Defence Classes - Kids

A Unique Unlimited Combat Martial Arts Self Defence System, from S.E.Asia that's Explosive - Exciting - Instantly Effective and Easy to Learn. Guru Liam has 35 Years of Experience and was founder and first person to teach Silat in Ireland. Guru Liam is qualified in both Malay and Indonesian Silat and Filipino Kali. In 2015 he was awarded the title "Pendekar" by Guru Jak Othman and Harimau Berantai Family. One of the highest title that can be awarded and first Irish person to received it. Guru Liam was enroll in The UK Martial Arts Hall of Fame for his work in The South East Asian Martial Arts.

Training covers Defences against the most common Street Attacks, Ground Work, Grappling, Striking, Blade and Stick Defences, Multiple Attack Defences and Personal Awareness.

Classes are fun and are suitable for all ages and levels and Fitness. It doesn't matter if you are a complete beginner or an Experienced Martial Artist, you will benefit from this training.

So take the first step. Try out a Intro Course Today by phoning Guru Liam 087 9956569 or email or visit us at 

Silat Kali Self Defence Classes Teenagers / Adults

Come join our classes in Dublin (Firhouse and Lucan) beginners of ages always welcome.

May. 26, 2020

Hi Everyone. This Saturday will be the last class on the current Zoom Course. Due to the success of that course, we will be running another Zoom Course starting Sat 6th June at 11.30am. Each class runs for approx 30 to 40 minutes. I will be teaching during this course - The Fighting applications of the Monyet Decoys 1 to 7, Jurus 15 - 18 and their applications, Elbow Shielding, Monyet Footwork, Ripper, Open Hands and Closed Fist Parries, plus a few surprises. This course will is open to Martial Artist from outside our club and in other countries, so places will be booked out quick, so don't miss out. I will like the last time, send out a free video lesson to each student on the program, after the class covering the most important aspects of that days lesson.. Payment can be made to www.PayPal.Me/guruliam

Apr. 14, 2020

New article on The Principles of the Jurus

Apr. 2, 2020

Jurus Article

New Article on understanding the Pukulan Cimande Jurus and their applications. Just click the More Link above and click Blogs Posts

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Kang Cecep Rahman star of The Raid 2 and Star Wars with Guru Liam May 2015