Pastors and Lay Leaders Fall Resourcing Day

Safe Worship course

(church safety and security program)

IDES Training (International Disaster Emergency Service)

Saturday, September 12

8:00am-12:00pm (continental breakfast at 7:30am)

Greenville FMC, 1367 IL Route 140, Greenville, IL  62246

(sponsored by Gateway Conference and Greenville FMC)


 

Who should attend?:  Gateway Conference Pastors appointed to churches and a lay leader from each church.


This course will cover the following:


Background of IDES


Need for a Security Plan


Site Assessment


Greeters and Ushers - First Line of Defense


Safety/ Security Team


Armed Security Team


Run. Hide. Fight (updated)


Medical Response Teams


Crisis Recovery Teams; Emergency Medical Care - First 10 minutes.


Learn how to:  


Reduce the overall risk of violence, especially before a crisis;


Reduce the number of injuries during an attack;


Increase the survivability of injured persons in the minutes after an attack.


The Safe Worship seminar covers what to do well before an incident, deals with the critical 5 minutes of an incident, and continues with the equally critical 15-20 minutes after an incident.



Registration is free but you must register to attend (register by Wednesday, September 9 to lolly.shaw@greenvillefmc.org