The Basic Crime Prevention Course is designed for those who work in the law enforcement and crime prevention arena and provides an introduction to opportunity based crime prevention. The training will prepare participants to understand and deliver basic crime prevention services when they return to their home community. Participants will learn about the development of crime prevention and understand the various types of crime prevention and which techniques are best. Participants will begin to see how researching and keeping current data on crime trends can aid in preventing future crime. This training is conducted through lecture, group exercises and practical group exercise with teams conducting and reporting on security assessments.