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Tampa Bay Area:

13777 Belcher Rd.
South Largo, FL 33771
Tel. (727) 461-9417

Orlando Tri-County Area:

6925 Lake Ellenor Drive, Suite 102B
Orlando, FL 32809
Tel. (407) 420-7945


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New Facility Design and Security Planning

When engaged in the early stages of new facility design, CIS consultants can help maximize return on building investment and avoid costly mistakes.

One of the most common mistakes made in the design and construction of new facilities is failing to fully account for security and emergency response.

Establishing proper security criteria and specifications in the earliest phases of architectural design maximizes return on construction investment and provides best opportunity to avoid mistakes that are often expensive and difficult, if not impossible to correct later.

When engaged as consultants in the early phases of new facility design, CIS assists architects and facility planners using the principles of Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) and advanced Physical Protection System (PPS) design and analysis tools, such as Sandia’s Estimate of Adversary Sequence Interruption (EASI) Model, to aid in designing effective physical security while simultaneously creating an aesthetic environment that promotes effective workforce activity, positive branding, and public image.

Experience and Qualifications

    • CIS consultants have assisted in designing physical security for a diverse range of facilities including commercial and government office buildings, embassies, chemical plants, electrical power stations, schools, and military bases.
    • CIS consultants possess Physical Security Professional (PSP®) and Certified Protection Professional (CPP®) board certifications through ASIS International. CIS consultants also hold status as court-qualified expert witnesses in physical security in addition to certifications in Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED).
    • CIS subject matter experts have trained thousands of professionals worldwide in advanced physical security topics including review courses for candidates preparing for the ASIS International Physical Security Professional (PSP®) examination.

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Tampa Bay Area: 13777 Belcher Road South, Largo, FL 33771 USA
Tel. (727) 461-9417 Toll-free: (800) 247-6055 Hillsborough: (813) 910-4247 Fax (727) 449-1269

Orlando Tri-County Area: 6925 Lake Ellenor Drive, Suite 102B, Orlando, FL 32809 USA
Tel. (407) 420-7945

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