Welcome to the Online train portal for Dacayana Eskrima

Guardian Global is proud to host the online training platform on behalf of Dacayana Eskrima. Through this platform, Dacayana Eskrima students from anywhere in the world will have access to this amazing system in digital format to assist and progress in their training.


  • 100% Of the official full syllabus
  • Level specific order
  • High-Quality educational videos
  • Online Documents
  • Level Specific quizzes
  • 24 Hour per day access


Note: Access to this portal will be free to currently active Dacayana students throughout the current pandemic to assist students to continue training through the current events. This will be re-evaluated when life returns to normal

Programme Curriculum

  • 1

    How to use this Portal

    • How to use this Course

  • 2

    Welcome to The Dacayana Eskrima Portal

    • A message from the Marcie Harding

    • The History of Dacayana Eskrima by GrandMaster Jun Dacayana

    • The Weapons of the Dacayana System

    • The 12 Principles of the Dacayana System

  • 3

    Level 1: Red Belt Syllabus

    • Introduction to the level one syllabus

    • Dacayana Level One; Red Belt Syllabus

    • Salutation's

    • The correct way to hold an Olisi

    • Stance

    • Angle of Attack / Strike One

    • Angle of Attack / Strike Two

    • Angle of Attack / Strike Three

    • Angle of Attack / Strike Four

    • Angle of Attack / Strike Five

    • Angle of Attack / Strike Six

    • Angle of Attack / Strike Seven

    • Angle of Attack / Strike Eight

    • Angle of Attack / Strike Nine

    • Angle of Attack / Strike Ten

    • Angle of Attack / Strike Eleven

    • Angle of Attack / Strike Twelve

    • Angles of Attack / Strike, Flowing with 1-12

    • Pay-Pay

    • Counting to 12 in Cebuano

    • Diagram of the 12 Angles

    • Downloadable poster for the 12 Angles

    • Level One Quiz

  • 4

    Level 2: Orange Belt Syllabus

    • Introduction to the level two syllabus

    • Dacayana Level 2, Orange Belt Syllabus

    • Ekis, Angles 3 and 6 (X Strike)

    • Ekis, Angles 4 and 5 (X Strike)

    • Ekis using angles 3-4-5-6

    • The Principles of Blocking

    • Block against a Angle One Strike

    • Block Against a Angle Two Strike

    • Block against a Angle Three Strike

    • Block against a Angle Four Strike

    • Block against Angle Five Strike

    • Block against Angle Six Strike

    • Block against Angle Seven Strike

    • Block against Angle Eight Strike

    • Defence against Angle Nine Strike

    • Block against Angle 10 Strike

    • Block against Angle 11 Strike

    • Block against Angle 12 Strike

    • Flowing with the 12 basic Blocks

    • Introduction to The 5 Consecutive Strikes

    • The 5 Consecutive Strikes (without footwork)

    • The 5 Consecutive Strikes (with stationary footwork)

    • Level Two Quiz

  • 5

    Level 3: Yellow Belt Syllabus

    • Introduction to the level three syllabus

    • Dacayana Level 3, Yellow Belt Syllabus

    • Blocking, Tapi defences & countering versus angle 1

    • Blocking, Tapi defences & countering versus angle 2

    • Blocking, Tapi defences & countering versus angles 1 & 2 combined

    • Introduction to Disarms

    • Disarm Number One

    • Disarm Number Two

    • Disarm Number One with Five Consecutive Strikes Counter

    • Disarm Number Two with Five Consecutive Strikes Counter

    • The Five Consecutive Strikes with Advancing Footwork

    • The Five Consecutive Strikes with Retreating Motion

    • Level Three Quiz

  • 6

    Level 4: Green Belt Syllabus

    • Introduction to the Level Four Syllabus

    • Block and Five Consecutive Strikes to Angle Three

    • Block and Five Consecutive Strikes to Angle Four

    • Block and Five Consecutive Strikes to Angle Five

    • Block and Five Consecutive Strikes to Angle Six

    • Block and Five Consecutive Strikes to Angle Seven

    • Block and Five Consecutive Strikes to Angle Eight

    • Block and Five Consecutive Strikes to Angle Nine

    • Block and Five Consecutive Strikes to Angle Ten

    • Block and Five Consecutive Strikes to Angle Eleven

    • Block and Five Consecutive Strikes to Angle Twelve

    • Disarm number Three

    • Disarm number Four

    • 5 consecutive strikes with quarter turn pivoting footwork to the right

    • 5 consecutive strikes with quarter turn pivoting footwork to the Left

    • Stances for Doble Olisi Drills

    • Double Cane Blocking Drill (Basic)

    • Ekis Drills from the Closed Position

    • Ekis Drills from the Open Position

    • Close Range Balla Balla Drill (Basic)

    • Sumbagay Tapi Drill (Basic)

    • Level Four Quiz

  • 7

    Level 5: Blue Belt Syllabus

    • Introduction to the level 5 syllabus

    • The Twelve Strikes in Flow-motion

    • 123 Blocking Drill

    • 456 Blocking Drill

    • Level 5 syllabus document

      FREE PREVIEW
    • Disarm Number Five

    • Disarm Number Six

    • Disarm Number Seven

    • Five Consecutive Strikes with Cross step

    • Five Consecutive Strikes with Side Step

    • Five Consecutive Strikes with 180 Turning

    • Doble Olisi Flywheel Drill

    • Doble Olisi Arco Drill

    • Double Cane Blocking Drill with Block & Hold with Five Strike Counter Combination

    • Close Range Balla Balla with Wrist Trap & Hold

    • BAHI Medium Range Drill

    • Sword and Dagger Five Count Drill

    • Sumbagay

  • 8

    Level 6: Purple Belt Syllabus

    • Introduction to level six

    • 789 Blocking Drill

    • 10 11 12 Blocking Drill

    • Sayaw

    • Double Cane Blocking Drill - Advanced

    • Close Range Balla Balla Drill with outer Pu-an

    • Long Range Balla Balla

    • Level six syllabus

      FREE PREVIEW
    • BAHI Drill with Movement

  • 9

    Level 7: Brown Belt Syllabus

    • Introduction to level seven

    • Level seven syllabus

  • 10

    Level 8: Black Belt 1st Degree Syllabus

    • Introduction to level eight

    • +1h Dacayana Level 8 1st Degree

  • 11

    60 Second Eskrima

    • Stick Grip

    • Saguidas Grips

    • Saguidas 6 Count Combo

    • Knife Grip Change

    • Knife angles

    • Plansa with Pinute

    • Pinute angles 8-9

    • Saguidas Grips with GM Jun Dacayana