Access auditing and the Equality Act


This course is aimed at anyone interested in taking their access knowledge to a higher level and gain an understanding of the practicalities of access improvements in light of the Equality Act 2010.  This course is ideal for anyone considering NRAC accreditation, or looking to develop access auditing skills alongside a practical understanding of implementing access into building management practices.

Course dates

**Further to the Government’s advice regarding Covid-19, April and July’s Access auditing and the Equality Act training has been cancelled. Delegates who had already booked a place on this course have already been notified and have the option of transferring to another date in 2020. We regret any inconvenience caused which is outside our control.**

The course is running on the following dates in 2020:

  • April 22nd and 23rd
  • July 8th and 9th
  • September 9th and 10th
  • November 11th and 12th

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About the course

This is CAE’s most popular course.

This popular long running two day programme covers the following areas:

  • Access awareness
  • The Equality Act 2010, other legislation and design standards
  • Principles of inclusive design, design guidance and access strategies are brought to life by our experienced trainers.
  • Appraisal and auditing methodologies are explored, formats for reports and making priorities and recommendations.

Access audit handbook


Participants have the opportunity to experience undertaking access design appraisals and access audits in supervised exercises.

Participants will receive a FREE copy of our Access Auditing Handbook published by RIBA. Retail price £49.99



Participants are asked to arrive at 9:20 am for a 9:30 start, and the course will conclude by 5:00 pm on both days.

This training is always held in Central London. Location for training is detailed upon confirmation of your place.


The course fee is £600 plus VAT

Need more information?

Please contact us if you have any additional questions or require more information about this course.


The Centre for Accessible Environments reserves the right to change, postpone or cancel any event with reasonable notice. Please do not confirm or finalise any travel arrangements or accommodation bookings until you have been given confirmation by the CAE that the course will go ahead as planned.

In case of force majeure, CAE have the right to alter or cancel the event without prior notice, however a notice of the occurrence shall be given by CAE as soon as reasonably possible.