Registration: 8:00 - 8:30 am
Morning Session: 8:30 am - 12:15 pm
Lunch (On your own): 12:15 - 1:15 pm
Afternoon Session: 1:15 - 4:30 pm
Complying with Federal and State Accessibility Requirements
History and development of the California Building Code
Development of the Americans with Disabilities Act Standards for Accessible Design
Relationship between ADA federal requirements, state requirements, and building codes
Entities and facilities that are covered
Readily-achievable barrier removal
New policies and procedures
Meeting Standards in the California Building Code and ADA
Path of travel
Exterior accessible routes
Ramps and stairways
Entrances and doors
Interior accessible routes
Accessible toilet facilities
Accessible kitchen facilities
Assistive listening systems
Reviewing New Materials/Technologies and Anticipated Developments in Codes/Standards
Who Should Attend
- Interior Designers
- Landscape Architects
6.5 California Contact Hours*
6.5 AIA HSW Learning Units
6.5 PDHsInterior Designers
6.5 CE Hours
6.5 LACES HSW PDHs
International Code Council
.65 CEUs (Accessibility)
Non-Credit Continuing Ed.
*5.0 Hours are Required in Accessibility
Continuing Education Credit Information
This seminar is open to the public and offers 6.5 continuing education hours to architects, professional engineers, and landscape architects in California. This activity fulfills the California architect continuing education requirement in Accessibility. (Excess hours for architects cannot be carried forward to the next compliance period.) Continuing education is not mandatory for engineer and landscape architect license maintenance in California.
This seminar is approved by the American Institute of Architects for 6.5 HSW Learning Units (Sponsor No. J885) and the Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System for 6.5 HSW PDHs. Only full attendance can be reported to the AIA/CES or LA/CES.
This course offers up to 6.5 continuing education hours to California Certified Interior Designers. Activities approved by the AIA are deemed acceptable for CIDs.
Architects, engineers, and landscape architects seeking continuing education credit in other states will be able to apply the hours earned at this seminar, in most cases. Refer to specific state rules to determine eligibility.
The International Code Council has approved this activity for .65 CEUs in the specialty area of Accessibility.
This course also offers a non-credit continuing education opportunity to construction contractors. Credit approval isnot being sought in any state with a contractor continuing education requirement.
Glenn Dea, AIA, CASp
Vice President of Creative Design Associates
Mr. Dea is a licensed California architect and ICC-certified accessibility inspector/plans examiner. He has been employed in the architecture and construction industry since 1988. Since 2001, Mr. Dea’s practice has focused on compliance with federal and California access standards, ADA transition plan services, and accessible design. He has managed accessibility surveys, plan reviews, and code analyses for corporate, education, and governmental clients throughout California.
From 2004 to 2011, Mr. Dea reviewed over $900 million of construction as a consultant access compliance plan reviewer to California’s Division of the State Architect (DSA) – Los Angeles Basin Region Office. In 2008, he became one of California’s first certified access specialists (CASp), based on experience and testing criteria administered by the DSA.
Since 2014, Mr. Dea has served as alternate delegate to the ICC Consensus Committee on Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities, contributing to creation of the 2017 Edition of the ICC A117.1 Accessibility Standard. The ICC A117.1 Standard has been adopted by building code jurisdictions throughout the United States. Mr. Dea has provided technical assistance to attorneys and other clients to assist in the resolution of lawsuits, complaints, and claims related to state and federal access laws.
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Each registration includes one copy of a manual prepared by the seminar speakers.