Derek Jones Academy Inc.


For any questions please contact us at the phone number you see below

Derek Jones Academy
1789 Desoto  Road.Sarasota, FL 34234
Phone: 941-706-1977
Fax: 941-359-3310

*Upon completion of the courses you will receive certificates. (Basic Pistol & Church Security)

                                              Church Security Services and Training


We here at Derek Jones Academy would like to introduce ourselves to you and offer our services in planning for the guardianship of your congregation and staff. This is not a new task for clergy, but one that is often overlooked as you go about your daily ministerial duties. Unfortunately, as leaders and worshipers, we can become targets of those with intents we do not understand. Recent event have shown that churches and their congregations and staffs can become unforeseen targets. Mark 13:33 "Be on guard, keep awake. For you do not know when the time will come". At DJA we are committed to providing the proper training and license qualifications to provide professional, ethical, and legal security training and personnel to fit your churches safety and security needs DJA is a fully licensed security and firearm academy with instructors licensed by the state of Florida and offers a number of options for your security and safety.

“No weapon that is formed against you will prosper; And every tongue that accuses you in judgment you will condemn. This is the heritage of the servants of the LORD, and their vindication is from Me," declares the LORD.                  (Isaiah 54:17)

*Armed Training        *Unarmed Training        *Conflict Resolution      *Terrorism Awareness    *Justifiable Use of Force

*Self Defense Drills          *Close Protection Drills          *Eviction/Evacuation Drills          *Humanity Sensitivity Training

Aiming For Safety