Basic Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design
CPTED Professional Designation Qualifying Course
Business and governments throughout the country are recognizing and implementing the benefits of CPTED in their planning and operations activities. Whether it's a business looking to improve security for employees and customers, or a school district working to create a safer environment for our kids, CPTED principles can be applied to any physical space to enhance safety.
Who should attend:
Non Profit Organizations
Churches or Houses of Worship
Participants will learn:
how the design and use of the environment can control human and criminal behavior and reduce the fear of crime
crime prevention through natural means
how natural access control and natural surveillance decrease the opportunity for crime
different aspects of lighting and effects on human behavior
how to evaluate an architectural site survey, utilizing the principles of CPTED to improve safety
how to complete a security survey for an existing property
the advantages of having a CPTED ordinance and how to construct and present it to lawmakers
Monday, December 7, 2020 - Friday, December 11, 2020
The class runs from 8:00am - 5:00pm daily
Attendees must attend each day and remain through final testing on Friday--do not plan to leave early on Friday due to travel arrangements.
Airport code is BIL and attendees will want to fly in Sunday, December 6 and plan to fly out Saturday, December 12.
With extra time on your hands, we encourage you to explore all there is to offer in Downtown Billings.
Class will be held daily at The Pub Station. The room will be setup to allow for social distancing of attendees. In consideration of our state's mask mandate AND the health and safety of all attendees, participants will be required to wear a mask.
The best hotel options for walking to/from class are:
Access to CPTED library, containing sample reports, scholarly articles, support material, and much more. Download and password provided during training.
Snacks/refreshments during training
Certificate of Attendance (upon completion of 40 hours and successful testing) Recognition as "CPTED Specialist"
Attendees are encourage to bring a camera (phone or digital) and laptop for completion of the practical application exercise.
Billings Chamber will refund 50% of the tuition fee for cancelations up to 10 days before the beginning of the course. There are no refunds or credits given for cancellations made less than 10 days prior to the start date of the class, or for classes not attended.