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Fair Housing: Federal Accessibility Requirements for Multi-Family Housing
Date: Friday, July 12, 2019 | Register Now
CEUs: 7 AIA/CES (HSW) | 7 AICP/CM
Join a team of nationally recognized accessibility specialists for a one-day intermediate-to-advanced workshop focused on federal accessibility laws related to residential design and construction. This course will include review and discussion on the Fair Housing Act, Americans with Disabilities Act, Architectural Barriers Act, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. With many recent lawsuits filed alleging the failure to comply with the architectural provisions of the Fair Housing Amendments Act, this more interactive session will allow participants to explore common FHA violations and discuss the often obscure provisions of the HUD “safe harbor” documents. There will be a focus applicable requirements using various case studies.
This program complements the two-day ADA program earlier the same week. Enjoy a 10% discount off tuition when you register for both.
Bill Hecker, AIA | Hecker Design LLC
Mark J. Mazz
Marsha K. Mazz
Learn more about this program, or explore other summer offerings at the Harvard Graduate School of Design.