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Church Security Preparation Seminar—Northwest Arkansas

Church Security Preparation Seminar—Northwest Arkansas

Save the date for Monday, May 14, to learn practical, proactive steps for keeping your church safe. Now coming to Northwest Arkansas, the Church Security Preparation Seminar will be led by the guest speakers below!

Register HERE

Location:
First Baptist Church—Rogers
3364 W Pleasant Grove Rd,
Rogers, AR 72758 

Guest Speakers include:  
Chief Mike Davis (32 years, North Little Rock Police Department)
Captain Jeff Hagar (22 years, Sherwood Police Department)
Travis W. Story (Story Law Firm)
Don Blackmore (Reserve Officer with the Jonesboro Police)
Josh Bryant (Managing Attorney of Church General Counsel) 
Emily Smith (ABSC Preschool/Children’s Ministry Specialist)
Greg Addison (ABSC Associate Executive Director)
 
Schedule
9:30-10:00          Introduction/Need
10:00-10:45        Plenary Session: Security Issues for Grounds and Facilities
11:00-11:50        Breakout 1
12:00-1:00          Lunch—Q&A Panel
1:00-1:45            Plenary Session: Securing the Sanctuary and Special Areas
2:00-2:45            Breakout 2
3:00-3:45            Breakout 3
 
This training is built on two main sessions: 
Security Issues for Grounds and Facilities
Securing the Sanctuary and Special Areas
 
Participants will also be able to attend three breakout sessions of their choice concerning specific safety & security needs:
Legal Issues-------------Travis Story
Pastoral Leadership/Implementation-----Greg Addison
Children/Youth Security Issues-------------Emily Smith
Conceal Carry/Security Teams--------Mike Davis/Josh Bryant
Training Teams to Handle Difficult Situations-----Jeff Hagar
Design a Plan for Your Church----Don Blackmore
                  
REGISTER
Registration ends May 11. Cost is $5; a boxed lunch will be provided. 
 
REGISTER ONLINE, email gmccallister@absc.org, or call 501-376-4791 ext. 5103.