Access report

Access reports from venue

All Information below can be found on the following website link

https://www.accessable.co.uk/leeds-beckett-university/leeds-beckett-headingley-campus/access-guides/campus-central#191b3bf4-fdef-c34d-846b-89dfc794f181

 

Campus Central (registration, Main entrance)

 

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building.
  • There is ramped/sloped or stepped access at this entrance.
  • The main door(s) open(s) automatically (towards you).
  • The door(s) is/are push pad activated.
  • The door(s) is / are single.
  • The width of the door opening is 88cm (2ft 11in).
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) automatically.
  • The door(s) is / are double.
  • The door(s) is / are permanently held open (at the time of the survey).
  • The width of the door opening is 114cm (3ft 9in).

 

Ramp/slope at main entrance

  • There is a ramp/slope at this entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is located in front of the entrance.
  • The ramp/slope does bypass the step(s).
  • The ramp/slope gradient is slight.
  • The ramp is permanent.
  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp.
  • The ramp does have handrails.
  • The handrails are on both sides

Steps at main entrance

  • There is a ramp/slope at this entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is located in front of the entrance.
  • The ramp/slope does bypass the step(s).
  • The ramp/slope gradient is slight.
  • The ramp is permanent.
  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp.
  • The ramp does have handrails.
  • The handrails are on both sides

 

Campus central ( Food court entrance)

  • There is ramped/sloped or stepped access at this entrance.
  • The main door(s) open(s) automatically.
  • The door(s) is / are double.
  • The width of the door opening is 116cm (3ft 10in).
  • There is a small lip on the threshold of the entrance, with a height of 2cm or below.
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) automatically.
  • The door(s) is / are double.
  • The width of the door opening is 116cm (3ft 10in).
  • There is a small lip on the threshold of the entrance, with a height of 2cm or below

 

Ramp/slope at this entrance

  • There is a ramp/slope at this entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is located in front of the entrance.
  • The ramp/slope gradient is steep

 

Stairs at this entrance

  • There is a / are step(s) at this entrance.
  • The step(s) is / are located to the right as you face the entrance.
  • There is / are 10 step(s) to access the entrance.
  • The step(s) is / are clearly marked.
  • The step(s) is / are medium height (11cm – 17cm).
  • The steps do have handrails.
  • The handrails are on both sides

 

 

The Hive ( evening venue)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the rear right of the building.
  • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance.
  • The main door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is / are double.
  • The door(s) is / are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 160cm (5ft 3in).

 

Inside the building

Registration desk area

  • There is step free access throughout the building via lift(s).
  • There are not doors in corridors which have to be opened manually

 

Food court area

 

  • Food or drinks are ordered from the service counter.
  • No tables are permanently fixed.
  • No chairs are permanently fixed.
  • No chairs have armrests.
  • The nearest table is 5m (5yd 1ft) from the side entrance.
  • The distance between the floor and the lowest table is 73cm (2ft 5in).
  • The distance between the floor and the highest table is 113cm (3ft 8in).
  • The standard height for tables is 73cm.
  • There is ample room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.

 

Inside access to the Hive ( student bar, Evening venue)

Via lift or stairs

  • The lift is a platform lift.
  • The weight limit for the lift is 400kg.
  • The lift is approximately 8m (8yd 2ft) from the Student Union Entrance.
  • The clear door width is 100cm (3ft 3in).
  • The dimensions of the lift are 97cm x 140cm (3ft 2in x 4ft 7in).
  • There are separate entry and exit doors in the lift.
  • There is not a mirror to aid reversing out of the lift.
  • The lift does have a visual floor indicator.
  • The lift does have an audible announcer.
  • The lift does not have a hearing enhancement system.
  • The lift does not have Braille markings.
  • The lift does not have tactile markings.
  • The controls for the lift are within 90cm – 120cm from the floor.
  • The lighting level in the lift is medium.

 

The Hive ( student bar/ evening)

 

    • There is step free access throughout the majority of the building.
    • There is/are 2 clearly marked step(s), with no handrails, for access to pool tables and gaming area.
    • The step(s) is/are medium height (11cm – 17cm).
    • There is a steep portable ramp, with no handrails, for access to pool tables and gaming area.
    • The width of the ramp is 95cm (3ft 1in).
    • The ramp or slope does bypass the step(s).
    • There is/are 2 clearly marked step(s), with no handrails, for access to the raised seating area.
    • The step(s) is/are medium height (11cm – 17cm).
    • There is/are 3 clearly marked step(s), with no handrails, for access to the stage.
    • The step(s) is/are medium height (11cm – 17cm).
    • There is some flooring in corridors which is shiny and could cause issues with glare or look slippery to some people.
    • There is good colour contrast between the walls and floor in all areas.
    • The lighting levels are poor.
    • This building does play background music.
    • Music is played throughout the bar.

    Toilets in this building

    Accesible toilet, Student hub

    Location and AccessView

    • There is Braille, tactile and pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
    • This accessible toilet is approximately 12m (13yd 4in) from the main entrance.
    • This accessible toilet is located on the grounds floor, to the left as you enter the building.
    • There is level access to this accessible toilet

    Accesible toilet ( food court area)

    Location and AccessView

    • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
    • This accessible toilet is approximately 70m (76yd 1ft) from the main entrance.
    • This accessible toilet is located on the ground floor, at the rear of the building, within the seating area for the Tiki café.
    • There is level access to this accessible toilet

     

 

 

 

 

 

Caedmon building ( session rooms)

Side access to building

  • This information is for the entrance located at the left of the building.
  • There is ramped/sloped or stepped access at this entrance.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • The width of the door opening is 94cm (3ft 1in).
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) automatically.
  • The door(s) is / are push pad activated.
  • The door(s) is / are single.
  • The width of the door opening is 86cm (2ft 10in).

 

Ramp/slope

  • There is a ramp/slope at this entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is located to the right as you face the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope does bypass the step(s).
  • The ramp/slope gradient is easy.
  • The ramp is permanent.
  • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp.
  • The ramp does have handrails.
  • The handrails are on the left going up.
  • The width of the ramp is 116cm (3ft 10in)

 

Getting around the building

  • There is step free access throughout the building.
  • There are doors in corridors which have to be opened manually.

Lift to other floors

  • There is a lift for public use.
  • The lift is located to your left on entrance.
  • The lift is a standard lift.
  • Wall mounted information boards are provided at lift landings.
  • The lift is approximately 8m (8yd 2ft) from the accessible entrance.
  • The clear door width is 90cm (2ft 11in).
  • The dimensions of the lift are 100cm x 132cm (3ft 3in x 4ft 4in).
  • There are not separate entry and exit doors in the lift.
  • There is a mirror to aid reversing out of the lift.
  • The lift does have a visual floor indicator.
  • The lift does have an audible announcer.
  • The lift does have a hearing loop system.
  • The lift does not have Braille markings.
  • The lift does not have tactile markings.
  • The controls for the lift are within 90cm – 120cm from the floor.
  • The lighting level in the lift is bright.

Toilets in Caedmon building

 

There is an accesible toilet on the ground floor and first floor of this building.

There are standard toilets located on the ground floor of this building.

 

 

Preistly Building ( session spaces)

Building access

 

  • This information is for the entrance located to the rear of the building facing the car park.
  • There is ramped/sloped or stepped access at this entrance.
  • The main door(s) open(s) automatically (towards you).
  • The door(s) is/are push pad activated.
  • The door(s) is / are double.
  • The width of the door opening is 120cm (3ft 11in).
  • There is a small lip on the threshold of the entrance, with a height of 2cm or below.

Ramp/slope

  • There is a ramp/slope at this entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is located to the left as you face the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope does bypass the step(s).
  • The ramp/slope gradient is moderate.
  • The ramp is permanent.
  • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp.
  • The ramp does have handrails.
  • The handrails are on both sides.
  • The width of the ramp is 120cm (3ft 11in).

 

Getting around/Lift

 

  • There is step free access throughout the building via lift(s).
  • There are doors in corridors which have to be opened manually.
  • There is a lift for public use.
  • The lift is located in the corridor to the left of the accessible entrance.
  • The lift is a standard lift.
  • Wall mounted information boards are provided at lift landings.
  • The lift is approximately 20m (21yd 2ft) from the accessible entrance.
  • The clear door width is 89cm (2ft 11in).
  • The dimensions of the lift are 95cm x 142cm (3ft 1in x 4ft 8in).
  • There are not separate entry and exit doors in the lift.
  • There is a mirror to aid reversing out of the lift.
  • The lift does have a visual floor indicator.
  • The lift does have an audible announcer.
  • The lift does not have a hearing loop system.
  • The lift does not have Braille markings.
  • The lift does have tactile markings.
  • The controls for the lift are within 90cm – 120cm from the floor.
  • The lighting level in the lift is medium.

Accesible toilets

There is an accesible toilet located on the ground floor and the second floor of this building

 

 

 

 

James Graham Building ( Lecture B, Creche, quiet room)

Stepped access via main entrance

 

  • There is a / are step(s) at this entrance.
  • The step(s) is / are located in front of the entrance.
  • There is / are 12 step(s) to access the entrance.
  • The step(s) is / are not clearly marked.
  • The step(s) is / are medium height (11cm – 17cm).
  • The steps do not have handrails
  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building.
  • There is stepped access at this entrance.
  • There is a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance.
  • The main door(s) open(s) automatically (towards you).
  • The door(s) is / are double.
  • The width of the door opening is 160cm (5ft 3in).
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) automatically.
  • The door(s) is / are double.
  • The width of the door opening is 145cm (4ft 9in

 

Step free access to James Graham building

  • The main door(s) open(s) automatically (towards you).
  • The door(s) is/are push pad activated.
  • The door(s) is / are double.
  • The width of the door opening is 128cm (4ft 2in).
  • There is a second set of doors.
  • The door(s) open(s) automatically (towards you).
  • The width of the door opening is 79cm (2ft 7in).

 

Ramp/slope

  • There is a ramp/slope at this entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is located in front of the entrance.
  • The ramp/slope does bypass the step(s).
  • The ramp/slope gradient is slight.
  • The ramp is permanent.
  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp.
  • The ramp does have handrails

 

Getting around the building

 

  • There is step free access throughout the majority of the building.
  • There is/are 10+ clearly marked step(s), with handrails on both sides, for access to the rear of Lecture Theatres A, B, C, D and E.
  • The step(s) is/are deep (18cm+).
  • There are similar steps from both sides of the building to access this area.
  • There are not doors in corridors which have to be opened manually.