What is IDSS?

IDSS – Integrated Defensive Safety Systems
is a structured program that was developed to help assist the demographics from youngsters to seniors to develop their awareness of the possible dangers of everyday life and find a safe solution. IDSS was created from the mutual contribution of the professional experiences of Dayton Guinee (USA) and Marco Buschini (Italia)

Dayton Guinee is a Vietnam veteran who served his country in the United States Marine Corps Infantry Division where he was a small arms expert. He is a retired firefighter from the City of White Plains, NY (FD). He served for 20 years in the “Fire Suppression Unit”, where he used his skills to save lives. He served in the Education Unit, teaching Fire Safety at the high school level. He also was a member of the Fire Inspection Division to help keep the buildings and public assembly areas safe for the general public. An expert in the Martial Arts and has been teaching Self Defense and personal protection and safety to individuals of all ages for over 40 years.

Marco Buschini is an expert of martial arts. He began his Martial Arts Education at the age of 11. At the age of, 18 he entered the Police Force where he trained with police officers from all over the world. In the year 2000, he started to train with Krav Maga, the Italian Special Squad GOS Gruppo Operativo Speciale of the Police, whose goal was to capture dangerous fugitives in Calabria and Sicilia. In 2004 he retired after being seriously wounded during a police operation that ended with the arrest of a dangerous criminal who was charged with murderer. During his career as a martial artist he trained people of all ages from youngsters to senior citizens.

Their combined experiences and background enabled them to develop this elaborate but simple program. The message of awareness and mindfulness expressed to children and the general population must be continually encouraged to remain vigilant and aware of their surroundings. This IDSS program is useful in the home,
at school, public places and any other situation.

All certified IDSS instructors have been trained by professionals in many fields including: Law(article 35), Public Safety, Fire Chief, Police Personnel, Child Psychologist, and Personal Defense Trainers.