Revive - Hair and Beauty

The Sheffield College, City Campus, Granville Road, Sheffield S2 2RL

0114 260 2080

course-enquiries@sheffcol.ac.uk

www.sheffcol.ac.uk

Guide Last Updated: 24/08/2017

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Access Guide

  • Services / facilities within the building include a hairdressing salon, a nail bar, beauty therapy salons, and a spa.

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

  • This venue is situated in the City Centre Campus.

  • The venue is situated on a road which has a steep gradient.

  • The nearest National Rail station is Sheffield.

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

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

  • The venue does have its own car park.

  • Parking is free for Blue Badge holders.

  • The car park is located to the right of the main entrance.

  • The car park type is open air/surface.

  • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.

  • There is/are 10+ Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.

  • The dimensions of the Blue Badge parking bay(s) are 340cm x 700cm (11ft 2in x 22ft 12in).

  • Designated parking bays are clearly marked.

  • The nearest Blue Badge bay is 23m (25yd 6in) from the main campus entrance.

  • The furthest Blue Badge bay is 50m (54yd 2ft) from the main campus entrance.

  • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.

  • Assistance may be required because there is / are slopes/ramps.

  • The car park surface is tarmac.

  • There is a dropped kerb between the car park and the venue.

  • The dropped kerb does have tactile paving.

  • There is a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.

  • The road is generally quiet.

  • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.

  • There is a designated drop off point.

  • The drop off point is located in front of the campus entrance.

  • There is a turning circle used as a drop off point located outside the campus main entrance (shown in photograph 6).

  • Parking is by permit.

  • Permits can be obtained from the main campus reception.

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

  • There is not level access into the venue.

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

  • The door(s) is / are double.

  • The width of the door opening is 203cm (6ft 8in).

  • 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 203cm (6ft 8in).

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

  • The ramp/slope is located leading to the entrance.

  • The ramp/slope is easy.

  • The ramp/slope is permanent.

  • There is a handrail on the left going up on the approach ramp from the car park.

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

  • The step(s) is/are located leading from the car park to the Campus entrance.

  • 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 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.

  • There is a lift for public use.

  • The lift is located ahead as you exit the security barriers in the reception foyer.

  • The lift is a standard lift.

  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are LG, G, 1.

  • Wall mounted information boards are not provided at lift landings.

  • The lift is approximately 12m (13yd 4in) from the campus main entrance.

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

  • The dimensions of the lift are 100cm x 148cm (3ft 3in x 4ft 10in).

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

  • There are 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.

  • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7.

  • The stairs are located on the left of the atrium, on the ground floor as you exit the entrance lift.

  • The stairs are approximately 11m from the entrance lift.

  • There are 15+ steps between floors.

  • There are manual, heavy, double doors to access the stairwell on all 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 is a similar staircase opposite the main staircase on the ground floor, leading to the first floor (shown in photographs 6 and 7).

  • The staircase between the sixth and seventh floors is located in the lift lobby on the sixth floor (shown in photographs 4 and 5).

  • There is a lift for public use.

  • The lift is located on the left of the atrium, on the ground floor as you exit the entrance lift.

  • The lift is a standard lift.

  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are G, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7.

  • Wall mounted information boards are not provided at lift landings.

  • There are manual, heavy, double doors to access the lift lobby on the second floor, on the third floor, on the fourth floor, on the fifth floor, on the sixth floor and on the seventh floor.

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

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

  • The dimensions of the lift are 100cm x 220cm (3ft 3in x 7ft 3in).

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

  • There are 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.

  • There are 3 identical lifts in this area.

  • This information is for the entrance located on the first floor of the City Campus building, to the right as you exit the main lift in the main stairwell.

  • There is level access into the venue.

  • Level access is via lift.

  • 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 142cm (4ft 8in).

  • This entrance is only used when accessing the salon via the main lift.

  • The entrance lift bypasses this entrance.

  • The desk/counter is 3m (3yd 10in) from the entrance lift.

  • There is level access to the desk/counter from the entrance.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

  • The desk/counter is high (110cm+).

  • The desk/counter does not have a low (76cm or lower) section.

  • The desk/counter is staffed.

  • There is a hearing assistance system.

  • The type of system is a portable loop.

  • The hearing system is available only on request.

  • Staff are trained to use the system.

  • The lowered section of the desk is 77cm.

  • There is bench seating available in the reception.

  • The seating has armrests at regular intervals.

  • There is level access to the service(s).

  • This venue does not play background music.

  • The lighting levels are varied.

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

  • Customers can charge scooters or wheelchairs at the venue.

  • The hairdressing salon is located at the front left of the salon as you exit the entrance lift.

  • There are cutting/styling stations and hair washing facilities.

  • The height of the desk at the cutting/styling stations is 75cm.

  • The height to the neck rest of the hair washing facilities is 96cm.

  • There are height adjustable chairs at the cutting/styling stations.

  • The chairs have armrests on both sides.

  • There are trollies for cutting and styling equipment.

  • The height to the top of the trollies is 88cm.

  • There are overhead dryers which are height adjustable.

  • There is ample room for a wheelchair user to manouevre.

  • The nail bar is located along the corridor to the front left of the salon as you exit the entrance lift.

  • The height of the treatment tables is 70cm.

  • There are height adjustable chairs at the treatment tables.

  • The chairs have armrests on both sides.

  • There are hair washing facilities.

  • The height to the neck rest of the hair washing facilities is 96cm.

  • There is ample room for a wheelchair user to manouevre.

  • There salon surveyed is to the left as you exit the entrance lift.

  • There are height adjustable treatment tables.

  • There are height adjustable stools at the treatment tables.

  • There are sinks located in the work surfaces on the main walls of the salon.

  • The height of the work surface is 79cm.

  • The height of the sink is 82cm.

  • The taps are separate lever.

  • There are trollies for equipment and products for each treatment table.

  • The height to the top of the trollies is 78cm.

  • There is a/are standard changing room(s) available.

  • The standard changing room(s) surveyed is/are located next to the standard toilets, to the front left of the salon as you exit the entrance lift.

  • The standard changing room(s) is/are approximately 14m (15yd 11in) from the entrance lift.

  • The standard changing room(s) is/are approximately 17m (18yd 1ft) from the reception desk.

  • There is level access to the standard changing room(s).

  • There is a similar standard male changing room in the main corridor at the front left of the salon, next to the standard male toilets.

  • There are accessible toilet facilities within this venue.

  • The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.

  • There is Braille and pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.

  • This accessible toilet is approximately 11m (12yd 1in) from the entrance lift.

  • This accessible toilet is located on the first floor, at the rear left of the salon, beyond the reception, opposite the salon entrance.

  • There is level access to this accessible toilet.

  • This is a unisex toilet.

  • A key is not required for the accessible toilet.

  • The door opens outwards.

  • The door is locked by a twist lock.

  • The width of the accessible toilet door is 98cm (3ft 3in).

  • The door is heavy.

  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 166cm x 220cm (5ft 5in x 7ft 3in).

  • There is a clear 150cm x 150cm manoeuvring space in the accessible toilet.

  • There is a lateral transfer space.

  • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the left.

  • The lateral transfer space is 97cm (3ft 2in).

  • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.

  • There is a flush on the transfer side.

  • The tap type is lever.

  • There is a mixer tap.

  • There is an emergency pull cord alarm in the cubicle.

  • The emergency pull cord alarm is not fully functional.

  • The alarm was out of reach (higher than 10cm (4") from floor) when surveyed.

  • Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.

  • There is a/are female sanitary, non-infectious waste and open waste paper bin disposal units.

  • There is not a/are not coat hook(s).

  • Wall-mounted grab rails are available.

  • As you face the toilet the wall-mounted grab rails are on both sides.

  • There is not a shelf within the accessible toilet.

  • There is a mirror.

  • Mirrors are placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.

  • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 48cm (1ft 7in).

  • There is not a hand dryer.

  • There is a towel dispenser.

  • The towel dispenser cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The towel dispenser is placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).

  • The height of the towel dispenser is 120cm (3ft 11in).

  • There is a toilet roll holder.

  • The toilet roll holder can be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The toilet roll holder is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).

  • There is a wash basin.

  • The wash basin can be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The wash basin is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).

  • The contrast between the internal door and wall is fair.

  • The contrast between the external door and wall is fair.

  • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is good.

  • The toilet seat colour contrast is good.

  • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

  • Standard toilet facilities are available.

  • There are male and female standard toilets facilities on the first floor.

  • The female toilet facilities that were surveyed are located on the first floor, off the corridor at the front left of the salon as you exit the entrance lift.

  • The female toilet(s) is/are approximately 13m (14yd 8in) from the entrance lift.

  • Inside the venue, there is level access to the female toilet(s).

  • This is by lift.

  • Lighting levels are medium.

  • The male toilet facilities that were surveyed are located along the main corridor at the front left of the salon as you exit the entrance lift.

  • The male toilet(s) is/are approximately 19m (20yd 2ft) from the entrance lift.

  • Inside the venue, there is level access to the male toilet(s).

  • This is by lift.

  • Lighting levels are medium.

  • 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 generally on duty.

  • Staff are trained to BSL level 2.

  • Staff are Text Relay aware.