Armed Church Security Officer

The Armed Church Security Officer program is an eight hour, hands-on class on the deployment of a handgun in the course of security duties.

Topics Covered

Choosing the concealed handgun, choosing the right concealment holster, carrying spare ammunition, drawing and deploying the handgun from concealment, safe gun handling, multiple shots, how the fundamentals of marksmanship apply to speed shooting, liability, and much more.

Required Equipment

  • Service sized handgun
  • 400 rounds of pistol ammunition for the service sized handgun
  • Appropriate holster (kydex preferred)
  • Two magazines (the more the better)
  • Cover garment
  • Hearing and eye protection.

Why train with Church Security Academy?

Our classes are specifically for church security team members. They aren’t just a training center’s “Tactical Pistol Course” with the name “Church” placed in front of it. Our staff custom builds each offering with a blend of real world tactical experience, real world experience providing security, and training those who provide security to places of worship.

Course Fees

Course fees vary depending on location and are subject to change. The fees will be listed for classes when the dates are announced.

Please contact us if you have any questions regarding course fees, group rates or law enforcement exclusive programs.


Classes listed are not in date order. If none are listed, we do not have any on the schedule at this time.

Sorry, no classes on the schedule at this time.