Basic Crime Prevention provides students with practical information on how to develop, implement and maintain a crime prevention program. This course is designed for crime prevention officers, community oriented policing officers and security professionals. During the five-day (40-hour) course, participants receive instruction and information on the history of crime prevention, liability in crime prevention, homeland security programs, public speaking, media relations, crimes against the elderly, sexual assault programs, youth crime prevention, telemarketing fraud and scams, grant writing and marketing programs.
*This course is one of three courses necessary for the Florida Crime Prevention Practitioner designation.
*Course topics are subject to change. This course does not count toward any Victims Services Designation Renewal hours.