Lindsay Stewart Lecture Theatre

Craiglockhart Campus, Colinton Road, Edinburgh EH14 1DJ

08452 606 040

www.napier.ac.uk

Guide Last Updated: 08/09/2015

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Access Guide

  • The venue is situated within the centre of the campus.

  • This venue is situated in the Craiglockhart Campus.

  • The nearest mainline station is Haymarket.

  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

  • Please see the Craiglockhart Building guide for parking details.

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The intercom is not in a suitable position to allow wheelchair users to gain access.

  • The main door(s) open(s) automatically (towards you).

  • The automatic doors are push pad activated.

  • The door(s) is / are double.

  • The width of the door opening is 150cm (4ft 11in).

  • There is a second set of doors.

  • The door(s) open(s) automatically (towards you).

  • The automatic doors are push pad activated.

  • The door(s) is / are double.

  • The width of the door opening is 150cm (4ft 11in).

  • There is a small lip on the threshold of the entrance, with a height of 2cm or below.

  • This entrance gives access to the first floor.

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.

  • The ramp/slope does bypass the step(s).

  • The ramp/slope is located leading up to the entrance from the side car park.

  • The ramp/slope is easy.

  • The ramp/slope is permanent.

  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.

  • There is a/are step(s) to access this area/service.

  • The step(s) is/are located leading up to the ramp from the main car park.

  • There is/are 15+ step(s) to the area/service.

  • There is not tactile paving at the top and bottom of the steps.

  • The step(s) is/are not clearly marked.

  • The step(s) is/are medium height (11cm - 17cm).

  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).

  • The handrail(s) is/are on both sides.

  • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G-1-2-3-4.

  • There are 15+ steps between floors.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

  • The steps are clearly marked.

  • The steps are medium (11cm - 17cm).

  • The steps do have handrails.

  • The steps have a handrail on both sides.

  • There is a landing.

  • There are further sets of stairs throughout the building, with those at the rear having handrails on either the left or right.

  • The stairs up from the fitness suite have a handrail on the right.

  • There is a lift for public use.

  • The lift is located on the left as you enter.

  • The lift is a standard lift.

  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are G-1-2-3.

  • Wall mounted information boards are provided at lift landings.

  • The lift is approximately 13m (14yd 8in) from the main entrance.

  • Staff do not need to be notified for use of the lift.

  • The dimensions of the lift are 95cm x 200cm (3ft 1in x 6ft 7in).

  • The clear door width is 90cm (2ft 11in).

  • There are not 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 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.

  • An identical lift shown in photographs 3 and 4 is located on the right of the building.

  • This lift goes to floors 1, 2, 3 and 4.

  • This information is for the entrance located on the second floor.

  • There is level access into the venue.

  • Level access is via lift.

  • The main door(s) open towards you (pull).

  • The doors are double width.

  • The door(s) is / are light.

  • The door opening is 140cm (4ft 7in) wide.

  • There is a second set of doors.

  • The door(s) open towards you (pull).

  • The doors are double width.

  • The door(s) is / are light.

  • The door opening is 140cm (4ft 7in) wide.

  • There is level access to the service.

  • There is a hearing assistance system.

  • The system is a portable loop.

  • Staff are trained to use the system.

  • The lighting levels are varied.

  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.

  • There are designated spaces for wheelchair users.

  • Designated seating is located the front.

  • Wheelchairs are left with the patron.

  • A companion may sit with you.

  • It is 50m (55yd) from the designated seating area to the nearest adapted toilet.

  • There is a hearing assistance system.

  • The hearing system is a fixed loop.

  • Staff are trained to use the hearing system.

  • Assistance dogs are allowed in the auditorium.

  • The nearest toilet is located within the main building.

  • The nearest toilet is located within the main building.

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.

  • Documents can be requested in Braille.

  • Documents can be requested in large print.

  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not generally on duty.

  • This service can be requested.

  • Staff are Text Relay aware.