Safety and Security Ministry Standard Operating Procedures

Why start from scratch? Use this set of customizable Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) designed to get your Safety and Security Ministry up and running quickly. These Microsoft Word templates can be edited to meet the requirements of your house of worship and locality. This 19-page package, delivered as a Microsoft Word document so you can customize to your needs, includes these individual SOPs:

  • Active Disturbance – Inside the Sanctuary
  • Active Disturbance – Outside
  • Major Medical Response
  • Minor Medical Response
  • Worship Day Opening Procedures for Ushers
  • Daily Opening and Closing Procedures
  • Safety Response Team Seating for Worship Day

Ministry Safety and Security Risk Assessment Guide

This do-it-yourself guide is tailor-made for small- to medium-sized houses of worship. For use by a security team to identify the threats besetting a place of worship, and to develop a plan for improving safety. Covers issues that affect sanctuary and operations.

Includes a step-by-step guide to performing a Safety and Security Risk Assessment (SSRA), along with checklists used to identify items to be protected and threats that may affect your facility.

Delivered as an electronic PDF and Microsoft Excel files.

Ministry Safety Bundle

Composed of our two popular guides, the Ministry Safety Bundle will jump-start your Safety Ministry and get you on your way to protecting your congregation faster than doing without it.

The Ministry Safety Bundle also saves you 33% over buying the guides individually!

Standard Operating Procedures for Church Safety and Security


Safety and Security

Risk Assessment Guide



Safety and Security Ministry Safety Bundle

Includes the Standard Operating Procedures and the Risk Assessment Guide