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Design of Public Spaces Standard Module

This module covers the requirements for specific features of our public spaces that will make it easier for people with disabilities to move through, use and enjoy what our communities have to offer.

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Summary of Topics

  1. Recreational Trails and Beach Access Routes
  2. Outdoor Public Use Eating Areas
  3. Outdoor Play Spaces
  4. Exterior Paths of Travel
  5. Accessible Parking
  6. Obtaining Services
  7. Maintenance Planning
  • Duration: approx. 15 mins
  • Knowledge Check: 1 Question
  • Certificate

This training resource is not legal advice and should you require assistance in interpreting the legislation or the regulation, please contact your legal adviser. This resource has been created to assist in understanding the legislation and/or regulation and does not replace the official version of the Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation, Ontario Regulation 191/11 and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA). If there is any conflict between this resource, the Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation and the AODA, the regulation and the AODA are the final authorities.

This resource may be used for non-commercial, not-for-profit purposes only in assisting organizations in meeting the training requirements under section 7 and section 80.49 of the Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation 191/11.

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