Why are ADA Compliant Toilet, Bathing, Dressing and Locker Rooms so Tricky?

Why are ADA Compliant Toilet, Bathing, Dressing and Locker Rooms so Tricky?

Regulations for restrooms, bathing rooms, and locker rooms under the 2010 ADA are discussed, along with common design errors.

Description: 

Restrooms, bathing rooms, dressing and locker rooms are found in civic, commercial, educational, institutional, and recreational buildings. Quality design of these spaces takes experience and awareness of common pitfalls. Learn best practices to common issues that occur throughout various project types.

Learning objectives

  • Discuss the current regulations for spaces with plumbing fixtures such as restrooms, bathing rooms, and locker rooms under the 2010 ADA.
  • List 10 common errors made in the design of these spaces.
  • Evaluate manufacturers’ literature for useful compliance information.
  • Identify five best practices to increase compliant outcomes during construction phase services.
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$40 non-member
$25 member
1.50 LUs
  • ADA
  • HSW
  • GBCI
  • RIBA

Instructors

  • Karen Braitmayer

    Karen L. Braitmayer

    FAIA

    Founder, Karen Braitmayer FAIA

    Braitmayer is the founder of Karen Braitmayer FAIA, Seattle, WA, an architectural consulting firm...

Course details

Contents: Video, quiz, evaluation

Expiration: One year after purchase

Duration: 1:30

Passing Score: 80% on quiz