Safety & Security

Accomplished in 2018-2019:

  • Installed new door locks and re-keyed all entry points
    • Increased security and key control
    • Door handles are ADA compliant
    • Improved nursery procedures
  • CPR/First Aid/AED Training conducted with 10 members attending
  • Purchased AED – To be installed next to water fountain
  • Purchased Trauma Kit for Pulpit and Deacons Office
  • Purchased Shepherd Watch – Background check software.
  • Conducted Background checks on all VBS workers 
  • Implemented a check-in procedure for nursery 
  • Conducted Usher Training with training in safety and Security
  • Place two ushers in the Narthex during worship service

Goals for 2020:

  • Conduct and update background checks on all children/youth workers and all those in leadership using new software
  • Train an additional 10 members in First Aid/CPR/AED 
  • Purchase up-to-date First Aid/Emergency kit for church in addition to the Trauma Kits we already have
  • Complete the Safety and Security Manual for church 
  • Complete and implement children’s ministries policy and procedure manual 
  • Install cameras around church 
  • Complete video training in child protection for leadership anyone working with children or youth