12/15-16/2021 – Designing for Accessibility under ADA Standards for Accessible Design and the Florida Building Code – Live, Interactive Webinar

Kristi Avalos will be the speaker for this webinar scheduled for 8:30 am to 12:15 pm CST on December 15-16, 2021.

Webinar Agenda:

Day 1- 12/15/2021 – 8:30 am – 12:15 pm CST  (Includes a 15-minute break)

Complying with Federal and State Accessibility Requirements

                            Development and scope of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Standards for Accessible Design

                             Relationship and application between the Florida Building Code, 7th Edition, the ADA, IBC, and other applicable laws and codes governing accessible design

                              Safe Harbors

                              Defining the entities and facilities required to comply and steps to take

                              Overview of PROWAG


                              Readily-achievable barrier removal

                              Scoping requirements

 Meeting Requirements of ADA Standards and FBC

                              Pedestrian Access Routes and circulation areas

                              Ramps and handrails

                              Curb ramps and blended transitions


Day 2- 12/16/2021 – 8:30 am – 12:15 pm CST (Includes a 15-minute break)

Meeting Requirements of ADA Standards and FBC

                            Defining an area containing a primary function

                             Accessible parking

                              Passenger loading zones & bus stops

                              Entrances & doors

                              Exterior accessible routes & surface requirements

                              Stairways, ramps, & changes in level

                              Interior accessible routes & path of travel

                              Protruding objects

                              Reach ranges

                              Elevators & lifts

                              Break rooms, kitchens, & kitchenettes

                              Plumbing elements (drinking fountains, toilet facilities, bathing facilities)

                              Special rooms, spaces, & elements

                              Assembly areas & Assistive listening systems

                              Signage standards

                              Miscellaneous requirements

                              Transportation facilities

                              Recreational facilities

Reviewing New Materials/Technologies and Anticipated Developments in Codes/Standards

Webinar registration information will be available soon.


Dec 15 2021 - Dec 16 2021


8:30 am - 12:15 pm

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