Are you ready?
- Do you have an up-to-date transition plan if the Department of Justice were to ask for it?
- Did you know you needed one?
- Do you know what needs to be in it or how to put it all together?
- Do you realize not having one can jeopardize any federal funding you receive and put you at risk of litigation? Not just from the DOJ but also from private citizens.
Compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act is mandatory.
That fact seems to becoming clearer and clearer as cities around the country, have been hit with both private law suits from local citizens and large settlement agreements from the United States Department of Justice. Many more wonder when it will be them and what they need to do to avoid it. How do we get compliant curb ramps, we have topography that just doesn’t work?
These are just a few of the questions we hear every day. Questions that deserve answers…
So, we’ve developed a training class specifically to provide the answers for Title II Entities. Detailed information will be provided about all aspects of compliance.
Who Should Attend?
This class will benefit anyone qualifying as a Title II entity, including:
- School districts
- Water districts
This is an interactive class designed to answer all your questions. Whether you work on the exterior or interior, streets or hiring, planning or implementing this class will be beneficial to all. It’s a fast paced class because of the interaction. You won’t feel like you just spent 8 hours on ADA! We will focus on YOUR questions and immediate problems, so bring your issues! You won’t find a more informative, interactive class on this topic. You will leave this class with confidence in how to implement your ADA program and develop your transition plan. CEU/HSW will be provided and certificates of attendance issued.
What You Will Learn:
We will provide specific information to help Title II Entities:
- Understand how ADA Compliance and enforcement works
- Understand the highest areas of risk and potential litigation
- Learn how to develop a good curb ramp and sidewalk program
- Ensure design standards are current
- Understand what needs to be changed in hiring practices and job descriptions
- Review Boards and Commissions and all programs offered to the public
- Understand everything needed to develop the required transition plan document
DATE: Thursday, January 7, 2016
TIME: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
PLACE: SMU – Plano Campus – Building 4, Room 120
5236 Tennyson Parkway, Plano, TX 75024
COST: $249 per *person, discounts offered for early registration, on or before December 30th. Use discount code: EARLYBIRD. If you’re bringing a group, contact us for additional discounts.
*A continental breakfast and full lunch will be provided!