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GPPA Accessibility 2016 Codes Update - Privately Funded Housing - April 1.

Gilda Puente-Peters - Mar 8, 2017 9:40AM
Date: Saturday April 1, 2017
Part : 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Part II : 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: BARCELON JANG   Architecture
1294 Fillmore Street
San Francisco, CA 94115

Bring a brown bag lunch to eat at the half hour break provided.


This seminar will provide an update of the latest 2016 CBC Title 24 code changes effective January 1, 2017 including the new code for electrical vehicle charging stations.

This training session covers the accessibility requirements for Privately funded Housing Apartments, Condominiums, Swimming Pools. The Fair Housing Act Design Manual and California Housing Accessibility requirements contained in CBC Chapter 11A and its six divisions.

Accessibility common errors, omissions and best practices will be discussed. Accessibility case studies will be presented.


REGISTRATION FEE: OWA members $120.00 Non-members $ 150.00 mailing a check to GPPA Architects.

Register by email: Please send an email to jeff@gppaarchitects.com providing your contact information including email, phone and address, and send payment by check to:

GPPA Architects
1076 Arlington Blvd.
El Cerrito, CA 94530

Attendees will receive: Training, a certificate of completion and presentation materials. This training seminar qualifies for Architectural Board mandatory 5-hours of Continuing Education units for License renewal. AIA, CASp Certified Access Specialists and other Continuing Education units can be self-reported.


Gilda Puente-Peters is a registered Architect and a Certified Access Specialist with 30 years of specialized experience in Accessibility and Universal Design, Education, Design and Construction.

Ms. Puente-Peters has served as a member of the California Division of the State Architect’s Subject Matter Experts Committee to advise on the development of the State’s Certified Access Specialist Program.

Ms. Puente-Peters has provided many Accessibility Training Seminars throughout California as well as internationally. Previous trainees highly recommend GPPA’s Training Programs!

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