Barrier-Free Restroom Design Strategies Utilizing Optimal Hand Drying Solutions

Barrier-Free Restroom Design Strategies Utilizing Optimal Hand Drying Solutions

to take this course

Examine the ADA Standards, and identify how hand drying methods can impact the design professional decisions that apply to an Accessible Design restroom. Through this thorough review, the design professional will recognize common challenges encountered in barrier-free restroom design, and how to integrate safe solutions that contribute to a project while embracing a healthier user experience.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Identify ADA law requirements for barrier-free restroom design and how barrier-free spaces contribute to the occupant/visitor experience in the built environment.
  2. Identify ADA restroom compliance standards for new and existing facilities.
  3. Evaluate common restroom design challenges for ADA restroom compliance and explore potential solutions.
  4. Compare hand drying methods and identify the factors that impact the occupant/visitor in terms of speed and hygiene.
  5. Explain what to look for when researching ADA compliant products.
  6. Explore optimal hand drying solutions that comply with accessibility requirements and universal design principles.
Design Category (CSI Division): 
(10) Specialties
AIBD Division: 
Building Design
AIA Course Number: 
Delivery Format: 
Narrated Video
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Course & Quiz Details: 

10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions

A score of 80% or higher is required to receive a certificate of completion