Welcome to Armed Forces Combatives
Modern Army Combatives (MACP) is the approved combatives
system of the US Army. It was developed in the late 1990's by the Army Rangers. Modern Army Combatives (MACP) is
a close quarters combatives system grounded on a philosophy to close with and destroy the enemy.
The Modern Army Combatives Program (MACP) has four courses.
Basic combatives, tactical combatives, basic instructor, and tactical instructor. Basic combatives is 40 hours, tactical
combatives is 80 hours, the basic and tactical instructor courses are 160 hours each.