This On Demand CEU is a recorded presentation from a previously live webinar event. Understanding design strategies for restroom hygiene and planning is a critical component for architects and designers as we approach the current pandemic crisis. Most notably, what does the restroom space look like post-COVID? This course will provide learners with information necessary for understanding hygiene challenges, determining the best products to specify, and space and design planning for restroom optimization.

Learning Objectives

  • Explore the hygiene challenges for post-COVID-19 restrooms, including the science of virus and bacteria transmission and CDC guidance for cleaning, disinfecting and returning to public spaces.
  • Evaluate product strategies for maximizing hygiene in commercial and public restrooms through effective handwashing and drying.
  • Examine space planning strategies to optimize traffic flow and physical distancing between patrons while maintaining accessibility.
  • Assess design strategies to enable proactive sanitation, cleaning and maintenance for reliable operation and optimal hygiene.

Pre-Requisite: Basic knowledge of restroom design best practices.