The Safety Team is made up of men and women who wish to serve the church by watching over the flock. The Team is led by a Safety Director and utilizes a trained staff of volunteers.
To be qualified, a person must first be of sound mind and character. He/She must be capable of, and have demonstrated wise decision making, especially in a stressful environment. They must be in good physical condition. Upon appointment to the Safety Team, a person will attend three, three-hour training sessions before being assigned. There will be a mandatory three hour refresher training session twice yearly. Team members will be scheduled with other team members, approximately twice monthly. The Team member role is not compensated. Team members will be called upon to exercise, employ and execute such skills as Situational Awareness, Risk Assessment, Careful Accommodation, Conflict Resolution, De-escalation.