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This seminar provides participants with an introductory understanding of the wide range of disability access and universal design considerations that must be addressed in Facility Management.
This includes:

  • An introduction to the principles of universal design
  • An overview of relevant access legislation and Australian Standards
  • The differences between universal design and access
  • Practical perspectives relating to access barriers and solutions
  • Access Checklist for Facility Managers.

The seminar highlights the wide range of challenges that are experienced by people with various access issues in utilising buildings and facilities. This includes mobility, vision, hearing, intellectual and cognitive issues.

The seminar importantly provides a practical framework for understanding the principles of Universal Design as well as relevant legislation including the Disability Discrimination Act 1992, the Disability (Access to Premises – Buildings) Standards 2010. The seminar identifies the key access elements to consider in buildings and facilities. CPD certificates are provided. 2 hour seminar.

Locations and Dates:
  • Melbourne: 16 August 2018 (10am – 12pm)
  • Sydney: 9 October 2018 (1pm – 3pm)
  • Perth: 23 Oct 2018 (10am – 12pm)

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Perth FM$220.0023 Oct 2018 (10am - 12pm)

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Melbourne FM1$220.0016 Aug 2018 (10am - 12pm)

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Sydney FM$220.009 Oct 2018 (1pm - 3pm)

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‘The course was a great mix of theory and practical. Having two course facilitators provided great balance and continued interest. I would recommend this course to all Council staff across all departments.’ — Ben Dowler, City of Sydney