Symmetry Elevating Solutions is proud to be an approved provider for the American Institute of Architects CES Program.

Continuing Education

Symmetry Elevating Solutions is pleased to present an AIA approved distance education video worth 1 LU/HSW/SD, as well as access to the course documents for the three in person courses Symmetry Elevating Solution Dealers can teach to your firm. The title of this course is "ADA Design Standards and Applications for Wheelchair Lifts, Limited Use/Limited Application Elevators, and Residential Elevators".   In addition the course addresses code application, specification and suitability of product type and the direct governance and guidelines of the ADA, ANSI, and ASME.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss the components of accessibility conveyances and how they apply to everyday usage.
  2. Understand the best accessibility application based on building type and accessibility needs.
  3. Explain the application of standards used in manufacturing, design, and installation of accessibility conveyance options.
  4. Identify the differences and similarities between the Americans with Disabilities Act and the accessibility standards and requirements of American Society of Mechanical Engineers as it applies to Accessibility conveyances.

AIASES101 All Products

This course provides a detailed review of vertical wheelchair lifts, limited use/limited application elevators, and residential elevators.

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Our Instructors


Brian has served as Chairman of the NAEC Residential Elevator & Accessibility committee, and is a founder of the Elevator Marketing Group.

Brian Nichols

President of Symmetry Elevating Solutions


On the State of Arizona's Elevator Code Committee and was a National Sales Manager for National Wheel-O-Vator

Paul Cassano

President of Abbey Home Elevator of Arizona


30+ years of industry experience. President of AEMA (Accessibility Equipment Manufacturers Association).

Don Zimmerman

President of Home Elevator of Texas


20+ years industry experience. Craig is part of the National Association Of Elevator Contractors as a Certified Elevator Technician and Supervisor (CET-s).

Craig Jones

President of Country Home Elevator


The former Chairman of the Architectural Barriers Board and the AIA Accessibility Committee. Author of two books, "Complying with ADA-AG" and "Easy Access".

Robert Lynch

Fellow of the AIA