Trending Accessible Design Standards: Restrooms, Locker Rooms & Adjacent Public Spaces

Trending Accessible Design Standards: Restrooms, Locker Rooms & Adjacent Public Spaces

Accessible design is a core requirement for most facility design projects. Ten (10) Emerging Accessible Design Trends & Tools demonstrate how designers are applying them to their projects. The class identifies who needs and how to provide accessibility in the toilet & locker room space. The presentation solutions references ADA, TAS, CA Title-24, ANSI 117.1 and Canadian accessibility standards’ compliance for restroom, locker room and adjacent space design. We conclude by defining the Seven (7) principles of universal design, proper selection [specification] & placement of fixtures & accessories with their respective clearances in accordance with the identified standards.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Identify 10 Emerging Accessibility Design Trends & Tools
  2. Explain the principles of accessibility and universal design
  3. Assess and Apply accessibility standards and regulations that govern accessible toilet & locker rooms
  4. Evaluate and Apply accessible design for toilet & Locker room layout, through fixture\accessory selection and placement
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Available Regions: 
Continental US
Design Category: 
(10) Specialties
AIA Course Number: 
IBR10J
IDCEC Course Number: 
113835
RCEP Course Number: 
166314