ADA Guidelines: Achievable Barrier Removal and Accessibility (B)
The information in this course comes from various resources. These resources include documents and illustrations from publications released by the ADA National Network, the U.S. Access Board, and the U.S. Department of Justice. This course provides practical information on how to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act, to clarify potential misunderstandings about the requirements of the ADA, and to highlight its flexible, common sense approach to accessibility.
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
- List different types of physical and mental disabilities as covered by ADA
- Recognize the revised regulations for Title II and Title III, the organization of the new design standards, and the standard’s intent to improve access and compliance
- Identify changes to the ADA Readily Achievable Barrier Removal based on the 2010 ADA Standards
- Recognize the timeline for compliance with the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design
- Explain the importance of compliance with the ADA
- AEC Complete
- Construction & Trades
This course can be used for CE or applies to the State Licenses and Professional Organizations listed below.
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Dr. Young currently works as a Military Master Planner with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, in the Planning, Environmental, and Regulatory Branch. Dr. Young is involved in a variety of work including a wide range of military planning, programming, and design projects. Project Management experience ranges from installation design guides to campus master plans. Projects also focus on the impacts of development on human health and the environment, and improvements through better siting, design, construction, operation, and maintenance of military projects.
Dr. Young is also an adjunct professor at the University of Texas at Arlington, School of Architecture. She teaches master’s level landscape architecture design studio course(s).
By Carey R. on November 15, 2017
By Ted M. (Architect) on August 30, 2017
excellent presentation.. thanks
Very well done.
By Kenneth R. (Interior Designer) on August 25, 2017
Very well done. It is great to see a person speak and explain the course
By Perry S. (Architect) on May 25, 2017
the presentation was clear and easy to follow.
By Michael B. (Landscape Architect) on May 24, 2017
the presentation was clear and easy to follow. graphics might be better in places. ***please fix the volume. it jumps to MAX at the beginning of each segment. annoying with speakers and hurtful with headphones.