Half-Moon Training in Norfolk, VA – 7/10/2019

Designing for Accessibility under ADA Standards and IBC

Presented by Kristi Avalos

  • Understand the relationship between ADA federal requirements, state requirements and building codes
  • Identify entities and facilities that are covered by the ADA
  • Get tips on interior and exterior accessible routes
  • Discuss accessible toilet facilities, showers and drinking fountains
  • Review anticipated developments in codes and standards

Learning Objectives

You’ll be able to:

  • Understand the relationship between accessibility requirements in the International Building Code (IBC) and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Standards.
  • Identify requirements for new construction and alterations.
    Comply with accessibility standards for ramps, stairways, entrances and doors.
  • Review requirements for toilet rooms, showers, drinking fountains, kitchen facilities and assembly areas.
  • Analyze anticipated developments in accessibility standards.
  • Complying with Federal and State Accessibility Requirements
  • Meeting Standards in ADA Standards and the IBC
  • Reviewing New Materials/Technologies and Anticipated Developments in Codes/Standards


Jul 10 2019


8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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