CAPS II – Design Build Solutions for Aging & Accessibility - Approved for CAPS, MCSP
Wednesday, April 29, 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM) (CDT)
Instructor: Dan Bawden, CGR, GMB, CAPS
Date: Wednesday, 04/29/20
Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm
Fee: $275 members / $415 nonmembers
Content: The rapid growth of the older adult population of the United States is a huge opportunity for remodelers. As this consumer group expands, more and more are interested in remodeling their home to fit their new lifestyle and abilities. This Certified Aging-in-Place (CAPS) course will help you understand the guidelines and requirements of accessibility, the importance of doing an assessment with input from occupational and physical therapists as well as qualified health care professionals, and the significance of good design in making modifications that can transform a house into a safe, attractive, and comfortable home for life. As a graduate of this course, you will: Describe the home ownership market as it relates to the three segments of the Aging in Place market; Consider contractual and legal concerns for building professionals providing design solutions to the Aging in Place client; Perform a needs assessment to identify and prioritize the needs, wants, and wishes of the Aging in Place client; Recommend specific design solutions for the Aging in Place client Estimate and schedule the Aging in Place project while regarding special considerations Identify considerations for executing the job while the client is in residence. Who should attend? Remodelers, Land Developers, Accountants, Architects/Planners/Designers, Builders/Contractors - Commercial, Engineers, Real Estate Brokers and Agents, Subcontractors/Specialty Trades, Manufacturers/Suppliers, Financial Services Professionals, Builders/Contractors - Custom, Builders/Contractors - Production, Builders/Contractors - Small Volume.