This 5 day / 40 Hour course is specifically designed for Crime Prevention Officers, Community Oriented Policing Officers or any other personnel charged with Crime Prevention duties. This course is designed to give the student the fundamental knowledge regarding the theory, history and basic concepts of CPTED – Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design.
Crime Prevention Design Strategies will be discussed for parks, schools, high-rise buildings and various kinds of residential developments. This course will highlight the developing influence of law enforcement agencies in the architecture and design of various facilities with a goal of preventing crime and reducing law enforcement calls for service. Students will conduct a complete 2 day CPTED survey.
The History and Basic Elements of CPTED
“Designing Out Crime” Strategies | Conducting a CPTED Survey
Lighting for Safety and Crime Prevention
Planning, Zoning and CPTED
Designs for ‘Walk able’ Neighborhoods
Real v. Symbolic Barriers
Landscaping, Fencing, Vegetation and Interior Walls
Report Writing and CPTED | Site Plans for CPTED Review | Case Studies
Students will participate in several practical exercises in which they utilize the principles of CPTED in the actual review of various site plans and then engage in the presentation and examination of their projects.
*Approved Course by the NICP. Earn 40 hrs. of credit towards your certification as a CPTED Professional.
CA POST Certified Plan IV Course | 7290-31312-18005