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DHF guides its members on CE marking changes

DHF guides its members on CE marking changes from 1 January 2021

30 November 2020

DHF (Door & Hardware Federation) has hosted a series of webinars and produced briefing papers for its membership in relation to UKCA marking and what they need to consider from 1 January 2021. After 31 December 2021, CE marking will no longer be recognised in the UK and UKCA will be the only recognised...

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DHF training update

DHF training update

26 November 2020

dhf would like to take this opportunity to say thank you for your continued support of DHF and the DHF training programme. At the end of January of this year, dhf sent an announcement to members about a slight increase in course costs, something that had not happened since the first course was launched in...

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DHF member webinar: Managing repair & maintenance

DHF member webinar: Managing repair & maintenance where clients are resistant to safety upgrades

20 November 2020

As mentioned in the November DHF Dashboard newsletter, on the 2 nd of December we will be hosting our final webinar of 2020, focusing on ‘ Managing repair & maintenance where clients are resistant to safety upgrade work ’. This free webinar is exclusively for members and will take place: ...

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mergency First Aid at Work training

Emergency First Aid at Work training now available from DHF

28 October 2020

dhf is proud to offer Emergency First Aid at Work training for training at its Training Academy near Tamworth.  This 1-day Emergency First Aid at Work course gives learners the essential knowledge to save lives by offering immediate assistance before medical help arrives. This course is ABBE-accredited ...

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DHF briefing paper on CE & UKCA marking

DHF briefing paper on CE & UKCA marking after 31 December 2020 - part 1

28 October 2020

The first of our briefing papers dealing with the introduction of the new UKCA (UK Conformity Assessed) mark is now available for download . It will be followed by further papers as follows, to be sent out over the next few days: Part 2 – Moving goods from GB to the EU 27 Part 3 – Placing goods...

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Face coverings are now required

Face coverings are now required during face to face training

14 October 2020

In line with Government recommendations and guidelines, with immediate effect all  face to face training delegates must wear a face covering during face to face course instruction. Free face coverings are provided at all dhf courses, as well as hand sanitizer and facial tissues for each training delegate. ...

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ASSURED ADVICE on powered garage door safety

DHF receives ASSURED ADVICE on powered garage door safety

09 October 2020

DHF ‘hammers home’ legal responsibilities for owners/managers of automated products For many years, DHF (Door & Hardware Federation), has been advising the garage door industry on the interpretation of the standards for garage door safety and the legislation surrounding their use.  A key...

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The benefits of training course accreditation

The benefits of training course accreditation

01 October 2020

With all dhf 1-day Level 2 training courses taken during October 2020 including free upgrades to ABBE accreditation , we felt it would be helpful to explain what benefits accreditation would give your installation engineers and your business. This short article will take a quick look at the benefits for...

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accreditation upgrades for Level 2 Award

FREE accreditation upgrades for Level 2 Award courses taken during October

24 September 2020

dhf takes safety seriously, and during October, which in the past has been Gate Safety Month, we are celebrating safety by offering FREE upgrades to course accreditation for all 1-day face to face and Distance Learning Programme (DLP) Level 2 Award training courses taken during October, which is a usual cost...

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NHS Track & Trace app now required

NHS Track & Trace QR codes now available at DHF training academy

24 September 2020

In order to ensure the safety of dhf staff and training delegates, with immediate effect training delegates are now requested to use the ‘NHS Covid-19’ app as the fastest way of knowing when you are at risk from coronavirus. Installation is free and easy, taking moments to find on the Google Play ...

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