Designing Splashpads for Inclusive Play

Start Date
07/06/2017
End Date
07/06/2017
Description
Challenged with juggling fiscal responsibilities as well as the demand for new amenities that promote a safe, inclusive and healthy lifestyle for all of its constituents, Splashpads have been and still are the most popular solutions chosen for municipal park and water play amenity settings. The objectives of the session are to present the principles of inclusive play design and discover who this benefits and how these principles can be incorporated into their Splashpad design.
Location
Boca Raton, FL
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Design-Build
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
(1)Learn about the different types of play & child development (2)Learn what Inclusive Play is and why is it important to your community (3)Learn about Sensory Integration & Therapy through water (4)Learn about the seven principles of Universal Design and how they can be applied to your Splashpad project (5)Learn how to incorporate your communities inclusive play goals into your Splashpad design (6)
Instructors
Kevin Spence
Website Registration
Course Codes
10656
Provider
FL|ASLA


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