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
5.0 California Accessibility Hours
6.5 AIA HSW Learning Units
California Interior Designers
6.5 Continuing Ed. Hours
International Code Council
.65 CEUs (Accessibility)
Non-Credit Continuing Ed.
Continuing Education Credit Information
This seminar is open to the public and offers 5.0 California accessibility hours to architects.
The American Institute of Architects has approved this event for 6.5 HSW Learning Units (Sponsor No. J885). Only full attendance can be reported to the AIA/CES. Architects in most states will be able to earn 6.5 HSW CE hours. Refer to specific state rules to confirm eligibility.
Architects in all other states will be able to claim 6.5 HSW continuing education hours for completing this seminar.
This course offers 6.5 non-credit continuing education hours to professional engineers in California. It will qualify for up to 6.5 PDHs to engineers seeking continuing education credit in other states. Refer to specific state rules to determine eligibility.
This program offers 6.5 CEUs for California interior designers.
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 is not being sought in any state with a contractor continuing education requirement.
Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the seminar for most individuals who complete the entire event. Attendance certificates not available at the seminar will be mailed to participants within fifteen business days.
Glenn Dea, AIA, CASp
Vice President of Creative Design Associates
A licensed California architect and ICC-certified accessibility inspector/plans examiner, Glenn has been employed in the architecture and construction industry since 1988. Since 2001, Glenn’s practice has focused on compliance with federal and California access standards, ADA transition plan services, and accessible design. This practice has encompassed accessibility surveys, plan reviews, and code analyses for corporate, education, and governmental clients throughout California.
From 2004 to 2011, Glenn reviewed over $900 million of construction as a consulting access compliance plan reviewer to California’s Division of the State Architect (DSA) – Los Angeles Basin Region Office. In 2008, Glenn became one of California’s first Certified Access Specialists (CASp), based on experience and testing criteria administered by the DSA.
Since 2014, Glenn 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. Glenn 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.