Our Most Requested Online Church Security Training!

In Just A Few Hours You Can
Train Your Team In…

The Layered Security Approach
Proven To Help You Effectively
Deter, Prevent & Respond
To Acts Of Violence Against Your Church.

Looking To Start A Security Ministry? Already Have One And Have Been Through Training In The Past?
Regardless, We Guarantee You Will Learn New Information On How To Make Your Church Safer.

Since 2007 we have trained nearly 50,000 people in church security. Conducting over 200 live trainings every year.

And the biggest challenge we have seen churches face is…

When It Comes To Security Training, Most Churches Either Don’t Know Where To Start
Are Simply Looking For A More Efficient Way To Train Their Pastors, Staff And Volunteers.

For this reason, the biggest request we have had from churches over the years is to have a COMPLETE training outlining our layered approach to church security in VIDEO FORMAT.

That Is Exactly Why We Created This…

This Online Video Training Highlights 2 ½ Hours Of Selected Lecture From Our LIVE 1 Day Church Security Class.

While there is no substitute for attending one of our live trainings, this video training allows you to train as many people on your team in the most efficient and cost-effective way possible.

Who is this training for?

​Churches looking for an efficient way to quickly train new team members (or even new teams) in this highly-effective and proven approach to church security.

​A way for training course attendees to review the information learned at our live training events.

Even if you have been through other training in the past, we promise you will still find tremendous value here.

In fact, many of our course attendees who have been through “other” trainings are blown away by how much they learn.

Thats because this is not something we just do on the side or started doing yesterday.

We have been dedicated to being the best at church security training for over a decade and are considered by leading law enforcement agencies to be “the go to authority.”

A recognition we are humbled and honored to have.

This training is…


100% ministry focused and biblically based.


Compliments law enforcement (whether already on-site or responding).


Is not just reactive, but proactive.  We give you insight into not only what to do during an event, but what you can do NOW to deter an intruder and help prevent a violent attack in the first place.

This Security Approach Makes Your Church Safer
While Making It Even More Friendly Than It May Even Be Now.

AND…Having a resource that allows you the quickly train your team in the fundamentals of layered church security allows you to quickly ascend into our very popular and more advanced live classes.

Such as:


2 Day Church Security & Intruder Response Training


Various Tactical Church Security Trainings


4 Day ​Church Security Boot Camp


Various Tactical Church Security Trainings


2 Day ​Pastoral & Platform Security

Here is what you will learn in this training…

Learn 3 biggest triggers identified as the leading causes of church violence.

​​Learn proper lockdown principles and procedures for both inside and outside lockdowns.


​We will discuss the mindset of attackers as well as commonalities to look for in those that intend harm at your church.

​We will go over the primary reasons why churches are considered soft (easy) targets and tell you how you can protect yourselves.

​We will walk you through the individual layers of security you must have in place to be able respond to an incident appropriately and even prevent one in the first place.


​How to recognize, communicate & respond to suspicious activity in and around your church.


​Be trained on the 3 OUT method and understand what method to use when.


​How to handle protesters and the #1 thing you absolutely must avoid to protect you from law suites.


​Learn the awareness priority matrix, including proper seating and positions inside of your sanctuary.


​Awareness and lock down training for ushers, greeters and parking personnel. Including…what most ushers and greeters are not aware of that can save countless lives if an event were to occur.


​​How to properly staff and positions recommended for churches of various sizes.


​​​Understand and recognize the need of security presence in your church


​​​​What to do in the event an incident does take place. Including how to fight back, when to do it and why you need to if you want to prevail.


Learn the 3 parts to a PROPER kids / children’s ministry lock down. Along with the #1 deadly mistake 90% of churches are making when it comes to protecting kids.


​Learn the 3 practical ways to increase the overall protection of your church.

PLUS…we will share with you the history and demographics of church shootings in America. We will even break down 8 different violent church attacks to help you be better prepared to both prevent and respond to an event at your church.

Meet Your Instructor

Barry Young

Barry Young serves as the Vice President of Operations at Strategos as well as our lead Church Security Instructor.

Barry personally conducts more than 75 church security trainings every year. Often booked more than a year in advance, Barry is the most experienced and sought after church security instructor in the country.

On Average, A Ticket To Our One Day Training Is About $97 Per Person.

That means to train a small team of 10 people costs roughly $1,000.

For this reason, many churches prefer to have volunteers cover the cost of trainings. However, we believe every church should have unlimited and instant access to this life saving information for their team of volunteers.


That Means For One Low Price You Can Share This Life Saving Training With Your Entire Team Of Staff AND Volunteers. YES! That Means A Unlimited Access Forever.

30 Day 100% Money Back Guarantee

At Strategos We are blessed to have the top law enforcement and church security experts.

We stand by our training and know the life-saving information we provide is the best in the industry.

So, our guarantee is simple. If for any reason you are not happy with this training, within 30 days of purchase simply let us know and we will refund every penny…no questions asked.

Here Are Answers To A Few Common Questions

Can I buy this for my church?

Absolutely! We have had many people purchase online training for their churches. Just let us know if you prefer to change the email address associated with the account.

How is this different from your Fundamentals Course?

That course is a basic overview of church security. This course is MUCH more in depth and provides a thorough explanation and framework to a layered approach to church security.

How will I get access?

Immediately after checkout you will have an opportunity to create your login and password to your account. After purchase you can begin training within 60 seconds.

How long do we have access and for how many?

When we say unlimited, we mean it! You can share this training with as many people as you would like. And your access never expires. This is a one-time purchase only.