Training Resources

Planning Considerations to Include People with Disabilities

Montrose Recreation District
July 18-20, 2022

GREEN Training

This training program is GREEN!  In an effort to save paper and energy, handouts will provided as a courtesy electronically through this web page.  No paper handouts will be distributed on site at the training program.  Session handouts can be downloaded to laptops and tablets in advance for electronic viewing and note taking.   Printing is at the discretion of the individual learner.  An alternate format (text outline in MS Word, .rtf or .txt) can be requested by contacting Skulski Consulting LLC.

On-line Resources

The following resources are recommended to be bookmarked in your browser.

ADA Title II: State & Local Government

ADA Title III: Public Accommodations

2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design

Section 504: Federally Conducted and Federally Assisted Programs
U.S. Department of Interior Regulations
See Part B and Part E

Architectural Barriers Act (ABA) Accessibility Standards (for Federal Agencies)

Principles of Universal Design

People First Language

National Park Service – All In! Accessibility in the National Park Service, 2015–2020 Strategic Plan

National Park Service Harpers Ferry Center Accessibility Resources

Smithsonian Resources for Museum Professionals

Training Handouts

The following handouts are the intellectual property of Skulski Consulting LLC.  They are provided for a limited time as a courtesy to support ongoing learning on the ADA, Section 504, the accessibility standards and inclusion of people with disabilities. Permission is granted to the training participant to use the document as a learning aide for professional development. No form of the documents may be distributed to other individuals or agencies, reproduced or used by other agencies, businesses, consultants, or competitors; reproduced for presentations, training, or marketing; or any other such activities, without the express written consent of Skulski Consulting LLC.

Title II & Program Access (PDF 6 slides per page)

The ADA & Effective Communication for People with Disabilities (PDF 6 slides per page)

Introduction to the Accessibility Standards (PDF 6 slides per page)

Common Errors in New Construction & Alterations (no handout)

The Principles of Universal Design (no handout)

Access to Picnic Areas, Trails & Shared Use Paths (PDF 6 slides per page)

Title I – Employment (PDF 6 slides per page)

Program Access & Customer Service (PDF 6 slides per page)

Access to Special Events (PDF 6 slides per page)

Best Practices in Accessibility Management (PDF 6 slides per page)