The California Historic Building Code (CHBC) and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in Historic Buildings and Sites

This webinar goes through both the CHBC and the ADA, with emphasis on ADA as both a code, and a civil rights law.  It gives an explanation of the use of each code as applied to a historic building and/or site.  Also covered is the interaction of the codes with the Secretary of the Interior Standards.

Learning Objectives

  1. To understand the CHBC and know where it is found
  2. To understand how to apply Section 8 of the CHBC to historic buildings and sites
  3. To understand the applicable sections of the ADA regarding accessibility in historic buildings and sites
  4. To understand when and how to apply the CHBC and/or the ADA


Continuing Education

  • Building Science and Performance
  • Design and Design Services
  • Legal
  • Project Management
  • Project Types
  • Demographics
  • Hazards
  • History
  • Law
  • Social Equity
  • Transportation
  • Accessibility / ADA
  • Design-Build
  • Historic Preservation
  • Project Management
  • Site Planning