364 Available to All: Creating ADA Accessible Strength and Conditioning Facilities

Thursday, April 25, 2013: 11:45 AM-12:45 PM
Convention Center: 206AB
AAPAR/Council on Facilities and Equipment
Speakers: Jeffrey Petersen, Baylor University, Waco, TX; Lawrence W. Judge, Ball State University, Muncie, IN; and Cindy Piletic, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL
Find help with the challenges of building a new facility for strength and conditioning, renovating an existing area, ordering new equipment, or simply reorganizing your space. This session will enhance your decision making to maximize facility accessibility. Gain insights on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and its impact upon strength and conditioning facilities, and learn how to select equipment and organize floor plans to minimize barriers with the AIMFREE survey as an assessment tool.