Hybrid – Basic Review + Advanced Class (Open to Public)

Date(s) - 02/18/23
8:00 am - 1:00 pm

St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church
2020 NW 21st Street
Fort Worth, Texas 76164

5-Hour Basic / Advanced Church Safety Officer Class

Hosted by St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church

Saturday, February 18th 8:00 AM till 1:00 PM

Location: 2020 NW 21st St., Ft. Worth, TX 76164

NOTE: This is not a seminar, it is a class with a hands-on environment designed to teach church safety officers how to respond to critical events in real time. Zero real weapons or ammo allowed. We will spend a short time in class reviewing basic safety officer principles with the balance of the class being hands on reality-based scenario training.

Topics Covered

      • Review of safety team basics… why bother, situational awareness, evacuation, radio communications, active shooter… etc.
      • Equipment for the job: You must attend equipped as you would be on duty (EXCEPT REAL WEAPONS). Zero real weapons allowed on campus
      • Empty hand skills (including weapons retention): Basic control and compliance techniques
      • Response Strategies: Individual contact assessment as well as team dynamics during a response
      • Communication under stress: Verbal, visual, and radio communications will be stressed throughout all training events
      • Reality Based Scenarios: Including multiple various situations ranging from ministry opportunities to active shooter, all based on real events

Who Should Attend… church safety leadership, current or potential church Safety Officers, and church staff associated with the church safety plan

Course Registration

Registration is closed for this event.