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Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design

March 11, 2024 @ 8:00 AM - March 15, 2024 @ 5:00 PM

Basic Crime Prevention through Environmental Design Course


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.

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When: March 11 – 15, 2024 – Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00pm – 5:00pm

Frequently Asked Questions

What Topics do this event cover?

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.

Is this course certified by the NICP?

Yes, this course is approved by the NICP. Earn 40 hrs. of credit towards your certification as a CPTED Professional.

CA POST Certified Plan N/A | 7290-31312-23001

Where is the course located?

San Diego County Sheriff Department

What is the address for the San Diego County Sheriff Department?

9621 Ridgehaven San Diego, CA 92123 United States

Are there hotels near by?

Yes, there are many hotels in the area.

Is there food provided?

Food is not provided however we give a 90 minute break at lunch to give students enough time eat and to travel to and from the event location.

What time does it start and end?

Class will start at 8:30am and end at 5:00 everyday the week of the class.

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When: March 11 – 15, 2024 – Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00pm – 5:00pm


March 11, 2024 @ 8:00 AM
March 15, 2024 @ 5:00 PM


Dprep Inc


San Diego County Sheriff Department
9621 Ridgehaven
San Diego, CA 92123 United States
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