Guidance on the 2010 Standards for Accessible Design
John C. Huang, Ph.D., PE, LEED AP
This course provides the background information and discussion related to the adoption of the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design. In particular, it addresses changes to the Standards, the reasoning behind those changes, and responses to public comments received on these topics. This is a companion course to G498 "ADA, ADAAA and 2010 Standards for Accessible Design." Through this course, you will better understand the purposes of the ADA and ADAAA, and the accessible regulations published by the Department of Justice.
This course includes
a multiple choice quiz at the end, which
is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
At the conclusion of this course, the student will understand
The course material is contained in the following documents:
1. Guidance on the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design (PDF, 170 pages, 7.2 MB)
2. Technical Requirement Comparison between the 2010 and the 1991 ADA Standards for Accessible Design (PDF, 39 pages, 0.4 MB, no quiz questions from this document)
Please click on the above underlined hypertext to view, download or print the document for your study. Because of the large file size, we recommend that you first save the file to your computer by right-clicking the mouse and choosing "Save Target As ...", and then open the file in Adobe Acrobat Reader from your computer.
For reference purpose, we have included the link to the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design under the "Related Links" section below.