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Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) Training

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The New Bethel Church

745 Walker Avenue

Kansas City, KS 66101

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Communities throughout the country are utilizing CPTED principles in environmental change work and design with crime prevention in mind. City officials, planners, architects, law enforcement officers, neighborhood leaders, educators, and community leaders are working closely together to ensure the proper design of structures, schools, and neighborhoods to prevent crime and violence. During this workshop, participants will learn:

  • How the design and use of the environment can control human / criminal behavior and reduce the fear of crime;
  • How natural access control and natural surveillance decrease the opportunity for crime;
  • How different aspects of lighting impact human behavior and other design strategies.
  • Participants will work together on a site survey and provide a group presentation of their results using CPTED strategies. They will learn the advantages of having a CPTED ordinance and how to construct and present one to lawmakers.


WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • City Planners
  • Park Planners
  • Public Health Personel
  • Non Profit Organizations
  • Law Enforcement
  • Code Enforcement
  • Neighborhood Leaders
  • City Administrators
  • Community Leaders
  • Redevelopment Organizations
  • Architects
  • School Resource Officers
  • Lighting & Utility Personnel
  • Traffic Engineers
  • Econominc Redevelopment
  • Urban Planners
  • Public Art Personnel


3-DAY TRAINING OPTION:

  • Introduction to CPTED
  • CPTED Strategies and Concepts
  • Human Behavior and CPTED
  • Barriers – Real vs. Symbolic/Fencing, Landscaping, & Interior Walls
  • Lighting For Safety
  • Planning, Zoning, and CPTED
  • Writing a CPTED Ordinance/Overlay Districts
  • Neighborhood Review – Applying CPTED Strategies (practical exercise)
  • CPTED Report Writing
  • Understanding Site Plans
  • Group Site Plan Reviews (practical exercise)


5-DAY TRAINING OPTION:

  • All 3-day training topics listed above
  • Traffic Calming and CPTED
  • CPTED Around the Globe
  • CPTED Field Assessments (field exercise)
  • CPTED Field Assessment Group Presentations (practical exercise)
  • Graded Exam
  • Graphic: IFPO


INSTRUCTOR - Art Hushen

Art Hushen, the President of the NICP, Inc. Art was assigned to the Tampa Police Department’s Special Operations Bureau / CPTED Section where he retired from in 2006. He was instrumental in the creation of the Department’s CPTED Unit and Tampa’s first CPTED Ordinance for the Westshore Business District, which is the largest Business District in Florida. He implemented the CPTED review process for the Tampa Parks Department Greenways and Trails Master Plan, which include over 80 miles of trails. He worked with the Tampa Housing Authority on their Hope VI program and was part of the task force implementing the design guidelines. He recently completed the CPTED review process for the West Tampa Overlay District and the Tampa Lighting Initiative. Art also completed the City of Tampa’s Downtown Security Guideline requirements under the Mayor of Tampa’s Downtown Initiative

Art received his Crime Prevention Practitioner Certification and CPTED Designation through the Florida Crime Prevention Training Institute where he assisted in the creation of the Advanced CPTED program and the State standards for the CPTED Designation. He is an instructor for the Florida Attorney General’s Office and the American Crime Prevention Institute specializing in Basic and Advanced CPTED and CPTED in Schools. Art is recognized as a Crime Prevention Specialist through the International Society of Crime Prevention Practitioners and is a graduate of the National Crime Prevention Institute, Fox Valley College, and the American Crime Prevention Institute in both Basic and Advanced CPTED. Art holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminology from the University of South Florida.

Art is the past Chairman of the Florida Design Out Crime Association (FLDOCA), Board Member of the International Society of Crime Prevention Practitioners (ISCPP), Past Board Member of the International CPTED Association (ICA) and is a member of ASIS International and serves on the ASIS Physical Security Council. Art has conducted seminars and training through the United States and has been a guest speaker / trainer in Canada, South America, the Caribbean, the United Kingdom, and Europe.

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Kansas City, KS 66101

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