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ADA Curb Ramp Inspector Certification

What does this course cover?

This course provides some guidance on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) as it relates to Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) facilities. This course will serve as the prerequisite to an electronic exam and a field exam to qualify for a 2-year certification. 

The self-guided online certification training covers the use of ODOT ADA Curb Ramp Inspection Forms 734-0520 series, and the ODOT ADA Push Button Inspection Forms 734-5245 series. The curriculum includes the use of tools, inspection practice and measurement. It also covers how to submit the forms and where to send them.

Learners must complete the following steps:

  • Step 1 - ADA Curb Ramp Inspector and Contractor Training (online 12-14 hours)
  • Step 2 - ADA Curb Ramp Inspector and Contractor Exam (online 90 minutes)
  • Step 3 - ADA Curb Ramp Inspector and Contractor Field Exam for Certification (in-person 5-8 hours)

This certification is required for anyone who would like to become certified as an ODOT ADA Curb Ramp Inspector or ODOT ADA Curb Ramp Contractor.

Who needs this certification?

ODOT Certification is required for inspection on construction work involving curb ramps that is performed on or along the Oregon State Highway or constructed under an ODOT contract. Contractor personnel who oversees the curb ramp construction is required to have this certification.

How long is certification valid?

Completion of all three parts of the ADA Curb Ramp Inspection courses will qualify as a 2-year certification.

Interested in this course?

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ADA Curb Ramp Inspection Course Materials (online)

Resource Materials

Field Resource

2021 ADA Curb Ramp and Push Button Field Guide

What do you need for the ADA Curb Ramp Online Exam?

You will need to refer to the following documents during the exam. Make sure to have reviewed each document and have them easily accessible prior to starting the exam.

What do you need for the ADA Curb Ramp Field Exam?

  • 2-foot levels (1 Gen 2 or Gen 3 SmartTool)
  • 6-inch levels (1)
  • Plumb bobs – (1)
  • Engineering Measuring tape, tenth of foot ((1)
  • Orange vests or Rain Coat (ANSI 3) (1)
  • High visibility hat (yellow, orange, red) or hard hat (1)
  • Pencils and pens, Clip board
  • Curb Ramp cleaning tools
  • Lunch (30 minutes will be provided halfway through day

ODOT Provides

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 Materials for this class are not available for purchase at this time.

Contact the Construction Section

800 Airport Road SE
Salem, Oregon 97301

Barbara Harriman
Construction Training Program Analyst
Phone: 503-437-4523