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AIASAV202 - Guide to ADA and ANSI A117.1 Design Standards for Platform Lifts & LU/LA Elevators

The Presentation

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is equal opportunity law that includes standard for accessible design. This presentation provides an overview of ADA and ANSI A117.1 design standards for platform lifts and LU/LA (limited use/limited application) elevators.   

The learning objectives for the course are as follows:

  • Understand basic information on vertical platform lifts and their code limitations
  • Understand accessibility code requirements for platform lifts (ANSI A117.1 and ADAAG)
  • Understand basic information on commercial LU/LA elevators and their code limitations
  • Understand accessibility code requirements for LU/LA Elevators

By the end of this session, participants should have a broad understanding of ADA design standards for accessibility lifts and LU/LA elevators, their technology, application and advantages.

This presentation is an intermediate level AIA CES course and provides 1 HSW learning unit. 

AIA Continuing Education

“ADA and ANSI A117.1 Design Standards for Platform Lifts & LU/LA Elevators” is an AIA registered course and provides attendees with 1 HSW LU towards their CES learning credits. We, the passport provider, will report attendance and the credits will be visible in your account after 3 business days. When registering, you may request that a certificate of completion be sent to you after the course is finished.