ADA Compliance

ADA Coordinator
Section 504 and Title II coordinator
Eric J. Clark, EHS Specialist
clarkej@lattc.edu
(213) 763-3632

Neither the ADA, nor state law, requires Trade Tech College to take action that would fundamentally alter the nature of its programs, activities or services or impose an undue financial or administrative burden. Concerns that a program, activity or service of Trade Tech College is not accessible should be directed to Eric Clark at clarkej@lattc.edu (213) 763-3632.

DISABLED STUDENT SERVICES/ACADEMIC ACCOMMODATIONS

The College’s Disabled Student Programs and Services is designed to provide equal access for students with disabilities to enable students to fully participate in and benefit from all college programs, services, and activities. The DSPS Associate Dean, Dr. Saadia Porche, is charged with ensuring that all qualified students with a disability are provided with access and opportunity to take part in educational programs, services and activities on an equal basis.  Dr. Porche may be contacted at (213) 763-7345 and  porchest@lattc.edu.

EMPLOYMENT RELATED MATTERS

Supervisor of Payroll/Personnel and Administrative Analyst, Claudia Mata, has been designated to coordinate compliance in the employment area. He will ensure that all personnel processes, including administrative services, comply with ADA requirements; that all applicants for employment receive notice of the accommodation process. Disabled employees wanting accommodations shall request them through their departments. The Human Resources Office will coordinate with the District’s ADA Compliance Administrator, Mardell Kuntzelman, to ensure that all supervisors and managers attend training on the provisions of the ADA. Claudia Mata may be contacted at (213) 763-7028 and  MataC@lattc.edu.

CAMPUS ACCESS

The Director of College Facilities, Scott McIntyre, has been designated to coordinate compliance with ADA physical access requirements.  His office maintains the College’s Transition Plan and has stewardship of campus data on the physical accessibility of building interiors and paths of travel. His office handles inquiries and provides access solutions to existing rooms, meeting or event places and sports arenas, facilities and paths of travel, handles requests for accommodations and complaints about access, and coordinates with the College’s Enterprise Office to provide construction notices.  His office also provides strategies for the safety of persons with disabilities during an evacuation or emergency.  Scott McIntyre may be contacted at (213) 763-3612 and mcintyjs@lattc.edu.