References and Resources

Accessibility - Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA)

United States Department of Justice

Building Safety and Security

A Practical Guide for Crisis Response in Our Schools: Fifth Edition
National Center for Crisis Management

Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)

Indoor Air Quality - Tools for Schools

International Code Council (ICC) - International Building Code

International Code Council - Search for an ICC Certified Professional

International Code Council - Free I-Codes 

International Building Code  2015 - Free I-Codes

International Existing Building Code 2015 - Free I-Codes

International Energy Conservation Code 2015 - Free I-Codes

International Fire Code 2015 - Free I-Codes

International Mechanical Code 2015 - Free I-Codes

International Plumbing Code 2015 - Free I-Codes 

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

Pipeline Safety Advisory and Alerts
Utah Department of Commerce: Division of Public Utilities

Pipeline Safety: Pipeline Industry Implementation of Effective Public Awareness Programs
U.S. Department of Transportation Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration

Radon Prevention in the Design and Construction of Schools and Other Large Buildings - 1994

Safety and Crisis Management
School Facilities: School Safety Audit Questions and Answers
Virginia Department of Education: Safety and Crisis Management

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing (DOPL)

Licensee Lookup & Verification System (DOPL)

Utah Department of Health

Utah Department of Public Safety

Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing (DOPL) - Licensee Lookup & Verification System

Utah Labor Commission

Utah State Fire Marshal's Office

Construction and Design

American Institute of Architects (AIA)

American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) 

Boiler and Pressure Vessel Compliance Manual
Utah Labor Commission: Division of Boiler, Elevator, and Coal Mine Safety

Association for Learning Environments (a4l3 - formerly CEFPI)

Building Commissioning Guidelines
Washington State

Design for Learning Forum: 2006 School Design and Student Learning in the 21st Century
American Architectural Foundation, Washington, D.C.

DFCM Design Requirements
DFCM Standard Documents

Division of Facilities Construction and Management (DFCM)

Elevator Compliance Manual
State of Utah Labor Commission

Music Education Suites

National Clearinghouse for Education Facilities (NCEF):

High Performing Schools (NCEF)

Facility Assessment Overview (NCEF)

National Clearinghouse for Education Facilities (NCEF) Resources

National Council on School Facilities (NCSF)

K-12 Infrastructure (NCSF)

State of Our Schools (NCSF)

State of Our Schools - Infographic (NCSF)

Do School Facilities Affect Students Outcomes?

School Science Facilities Planner
North Carolina Department of Public Instruction

Schools as Centers of Community: A Citizen's Guide for Planning and Design
U.S. Department of Education, Washington, D.C.

Space Criteria
Utah State Board of Education

Utah School-Site Geologic-Hazard Reviews
Utah Geological Survey


Best Practices for Controlling Energy Costs

Utah State Board of Education

Energy Star Products

Energy Strategies for Buildings & Plants (Portfolio Manager) Energy Star

Governor's Office of Energy Development

School Energy Costs: A Matter of Leadership - 2003

Guide to Operating and Maintaining EnergySmart Schools (DOE)

School Operations and Maintenance: Best Practices for Controlling Energy Costs - 2004

Princeton Energy Resources International

U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)

Building Energy Code Program (DOE)

ICC News and Resources
International Code Council (ICC)

Licensing Contact Information Request Form
Licensee Lookup and Verification System
Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing (DOPL)


General Conditions for UDOT Owner Controlled Insurance Program (OCIP)
Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) 

Maintenance and Operations

Building Air Quality: A Guide for Building Owners and Facility Managers
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Facilities Information Management: A Guide for State and Local Education Agencies (NCES)

Guidelines for Retrofitting Bleachers
U.S. Consumer Product: Safety Commission

Planning Guide for Maintaining School Facilities - National Council for Education Statistics (NCES) 

Risk Management

Utah Division of Risk Management

Utilities & Jurisdictional Information

Critical Lands Planning Toolkit for the State of Utah

Division of Public Utilities - Utah

Other Related Resources and References

American Society of School Business Officials (ASBO) International

Association for Learning Environments

Finance: Making Better Decisions about Funding School Facilities - 1998 - Education Resource Information Center (ERIC) Education Commission of the States

International Facilities Management

International Facilities Management Association - Utah Chapter

School Facilities Information (School

Utah Association of School Business Officials (UASBO)

Utah Facilities Operation and Maintenance Association (UFOMA)