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This course is for professionals who wish to undertake Specialist Disability Accommodation Design Standard (SDA) Assessments, to confirm that designs or as – built structures, comply with the SDA Design Standard.

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) funds accommodation options for eligible people living with a disability, through the SDA program. SDA incorporates 4 design categories that must be met for SDA to be registered with NDIS. For registration to occur, dwellings must be assessed for compliance by an Accredited SDA Assessor.

Anyone can attend the course, however only specified professionals that meet relevant prerequisites can undertake the online, open book exam and become Accredited SDA Assessors.

Course Fee: $650.00 (plus GST) per person includes all course materials and catering.

Locations and Dates:

  • Melbourne 3 February 2020, 9.00am – 4.30pm
  • Melbourne 4 February 2020, 9.00am – 4.30pm
  • Sydney 6 February 2020, 9.00am – 4.30pm
  • Gold Coast 11 February 2020, 9.00am – 4.30pm
  • Sydney 26 February 2020, 9.00am – 4.30pm
  • Canberra 2 March 2020, 9.00am – 4.30pm
  • Melbourne 4 March 2020, 9.00am – 4.30pm
  • Brisbane 2 April 2020, 9.00am – 4.30pm
  • Coffs Harbour 7 April 2020, 9.00am – 4.30pm
  • Melbourne 21 April 2020, 9.00am – 4.30pm
  • Perth 30 April 2020, 9.00am – 4.30pm
  • Sydney 12 May 2020, 9.00am – 4.30pm
  • Adelaide 27 May 2020, 9.00am – 4.30pm
  • Sydney 9 June 2020, 9.00am – 4.30pm

Note: These SDA course dates are based on finalisation of the administrative processes of the SDA Design Standard which was released on 28 October 2019. Email us your name and preferred date and location from the list above, and we will contact you as soon as we can proceed admin@accessinstitute.com.au

‘Very relevant and practical training. Every Architect, Building Designer, Facility Manager should do this course.’ — John Loughhead, Building Inspection Team Leader, Mildura Rural City Council