2019 Advanced CPTED Training

City Hall Plaza

Date: March 5-7, 2019
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Auburn City Hall
City Council Chambers
25 W Main ST, 
Auburn, WA 98001
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Registration is now closed for the 2019 CPTED Course

For questions or additional information, please contact Thaniel Gouk.

This 3-day / 24-hour advanced CPTED course is specifically designed for Law Enforcement Officers, Code Compliance Officers, City Planners, Park Planners, Landscape Architects, Urban Designers, Traffic Engineers, Architects, Security Consultants, School Officials, or anyone involved in designing parks, neighborhoods, schools, buildings, or other revitalization efforts. CPTED is an effective way of fighting crime and promoting business. This Advanced CPTED course is designed to instruct students on the more complex issues of environmental design as they relate to topics such as parks, public spaces, schools, public transportation, and more. Attendees should have already completed the 40-hour Basic CPTED Training (view list of available training opportunities) within 2 years of this course. Upon completion of the Basic and Advanced training courses, attendees will earn the CPTED Professional Designation(CPD).

Advanced CPTED Course Agenda

Day 1

  • Registration & Introduction
  • Public Art & CPTED
  • Effect of Color on Human Behavior
  • Lunch on your own
  • Parks & CPTED
  • Comfort Station Design (Public Restrooms)
  • Park Site Plan Review (practical exercise #1)

Day 2

  • CPTED in Schools
  • Safe Schools by Design
  • Schools as Centers of Communities 
  • Lunch on your own
  • School Offender Program
  • School Safety and Security Audit (practical exercise #2)

Day 3

  • Terrorism & CPTED
  • Public Transportation and CPTED
  • Lunch on your own
  • Public Transportation and CPTED (practical exercise #3)
  • Advanced CPTED exam


Art Hushen is 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 D-Prep 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 throughout 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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Registration is now closed for the 2019 CPTED Course

For questions or additional information, please contact Thaniel Gouk.