Tanisha Simunic

Senior Disability Access Consultant
Association of Consultants in Access Australia Inc. (ACAA) MN#527 Associate

Tanisha Cowell Disability Access ConsultantTanisha has 5 years of direct experience working with individuals with a disability, and more recent indirect experience working in disability access.

Her knowledge of the intertwined influence of the person, their environment and the activities conducted therein through occupational therapy theory and principles, allows for an in-depth understanding of the importance of businesses to provide accessible built environments and adhere to their obligations under the Disability Discrimination Act.

Affiliations/Qualifications

  • Certificate III Health Services Assistance
  • Registered LHA Design Guideline Assessor Number 20127
  • Completed SDA Assessor Accreditation course (exam passed, Accreditation pending)
  • Bachelor Occupational Therapy (Honours)
  • Work Safely in the Construction Industry (White Card)
  • AHPRA Registration No: OCC0002093504
  • Multi-Sensory Environment Trained

Our Blogs

New Designers Responsibilities – Performance Solutions

  • July 26, 2021
  • Bruce Bromley

Please Note: This requirement is an Australian Building Codes Board directive and does not just apply to access. All performance solutions including...

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But a Swimming Pool is BCA Class 10b, or is it?

  • December 16, 2020
  • Bruce Bromley

Not in most cases contrary to the typical advice given Class 3 hotel swimming pool   This issue comes up tim...

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Specular Inclusive vs Specular Exclusive for Luminance Contrast

  • September 19, 2020
  • Tanisha Cowell

Measurement methods when testing for luminance contrast – Specular Inclusive vs Exclusive Most peop...

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