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Welcome To Church Security Alliance
Thank you so much for stopping by our website. You probably have questions about how to protect your church, and with recent events, we don’t blame you. We have been helping churches for the past ten years at every level of the process. You may be investigating, planning, or finding a resource to train your team professionally, and Church Security Alliance offers this information in an easy to use format. Our mission is simple: We help pastors and laypersons in the local church improve security and safety for people who come to your campus. We provide affordable options for investigating, planning, and training your security ministry team members. Browse the site, and if you have any questions, feel free to contact us.
Church Security Alliance Has Helped Thousands Of Churches Improve Security.Where Is Your Church In The Planning Process?
"I Am Interested In Starting A Church Security Ministry"
Our free resources help you explore the many ways you can help your church improve security. Every church is different, and there is no cookie cutter approach to improving security for your church. We encourage you sign up for our free membership, so you can quickly access a few videos to help you understand the scope of the problem, things you will need to know before starting out, and a few economical resources we offer that have helped thousands of churches avoid costly mistakes while planning their response to security threats against the local church.
"We Have Decided To Start A Church Security Ministry, But Need Direction."
We know getting to this point has been a challenge. There are so many obstacles to overcome just getting to this point. We offer affordable resources to help you save precious time, get over the obstacles easily, and get your church security ministry off to a successful start. Our “Done For You” Starter Kit has everything you need to quickly assess your security concerns, write a comprehensive security policy and procedure manual, recruit church members to your team, and begin the process of training them to begin serving your faith community in a professional way.
"We Have A Church Security Ministry, But We Need To Train Our Team."
Training your team is vital to reducing liability, performing professionally, and maintaining a safe and secure worship experience. CSA’s Church Security Seminar is a live, hands on experience and focuses upon helping your team members understand their proper function under the law. The 8 hour seminar focuses on several topics including operational duties, verbal de-escalation for disruptive people, liability reduction, how to train your congregation in unarmed active shooter skills, simple escorts, and armed response to active shooters.
We Invite You To Join Church Security Alliance.
Our Individual Membership is an inexpensive investment that will save you a lot of time. It is a full access membership for one person. Having the right information in your hands is the difference between high levels of frustration and wasted time. This membership includes our 100+ page Church Security Basics Ebook (normally $29) with information you need to assess, plan, and start a church security ministry from scratch. You also have access to our Training Video Library. Thousands of church security leaders have used this information as the starting point for their church security ministry. Best practices, equipment choices, training, forum access, and so much more are included in this ebook and is included in your membership. A one time payment of $37, then $37 per year until canceled.
With our Team Membership every member of your team can register for an individual account. Receive The Church Security Basics Ebook & The Church Security Starter Kit – everthing you need to save time, create security and medical team policy manuals, and begin building your team. There are 13 total documents in this kit including a “Done for You” policy template for both security and medical teams, presentations to get church leadership on board, reporting forms, team announcement, interview questions, and a whole lot more. Our members rave about the time savings. All members gain access to the Team Training page, and training videos. Also receive priority notification of church security incidents. $77 for the first year, then $97 per year until canceled.
Church Security Incidents
Church security cameras captured a childcare volunteer abusing fourteen children, but nobody detected the crimes while they happened.read more
Active Shooter Preventedread more
I have posted several incidents of strange happenings in church parking lots: drug dealing, gun violence, man with a gun, suicidal subjects, and robbery to name a few. This past weekend, a man was shot in a church parking lot. What should you do?read more
The pastor of a Catholic parish in the Diocese of Wilmington was attacked on Monday afternoon, 7/30, in the church office. 25-year-old Joshua August has been charged with felony assault 1st, misdemeanor assault 3rd, misdemeanor resisting arrest, and misdemeanor...read more
Last week I had the chance to interview Attorney Andrew Branca, author of the book Law of Self Defense and creator of the Law of Self Defense Seminar. I attended his seminar about 3 years ago in Columbus, Ohio and found it invaluable. He now offers many ways to educate yourself on the Law of Self Defense: podcast, at home videos, live seminars, etc.
When I train, I touch on a few principles he taught me and many of my trainees are surprised at the liability they may incur if they over-react. I thought hearing from an expert and an attorney in this field would be really helpful for you in your church security efforts.read more
When people are angry it can be difficult to talk or reason with them. The officer in this story did his level best, but in the end he was unable assuage a local pastor’s anger.read more
This weekend I went to a church in northern Ohio for my Church Security Basics Seminar, a six hour seminar focused on helping churches enhance their weaknesses. In this 56 minute video I teach your team how to verbally de-escalate an angry/irate person.read more
When Pastor Fred Winters was killed, an armed FBI agent was present, but couldn’t get off a shot. The reason: A congregation member with military training stood up and took him down. In this video I briefly discuss training and why we need to do it better.
Plan, train, document, repeat:read more