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DHF TS 011:2019 and DHF TS 012:2019 Supplement

DHF TS 011:2019 and DHF TS 012:2019 Supplement now available

18 December 2020

In response to recent changes to the meaning or effect of legislation caused by the UK exit from the European Union, dhf are issuing a temporary supplement to sections 4 and 5 of DHF TS 011:2019 and TS 012:2019. The supplement also reflects the 2016 change to the scope of BS EN 13241 that has resulted in the need...

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Entrance Systems Alliance (ESA)

New 'learning centre of excellence' - Entrance Systems Alliance (ESA) launched by DHF and ADSA

11 December 2020

A new organisation offering NVQ (National Vocational) qualifications to the door and gate industries has been launched by two of the sector’s most revered trade associations.  Door and Hardware Federation (DHF) and the Automatic Door Suppliers Association (ADSA), both based in Tamworth, have come together...

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regarding the ongoing backlog at British ports

Advice from DHF regarding the ongoing backlog at British ports

10 December 2020

“Plan well ahead!”  Door & Hardware Federation (DHF) advises members on backlog at British ports as Brexit and COVID cause ‘perfect storm’ Door & Hardware Federation (DHF) has issued advice to its membership to ‘plan well ahead’ in the wake of supply chains being...

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Free guide from Citation

Free guide from Citation to reduce the impact of extreme weather

04 December 2020

Weather changes can be frequent and often unpredictable, especially in the UK! That means organisation, preparation and planning in advance are key to help reduce risks. Download this free guide from Citation HR and Health & Safety experts and take a look at how to minimise the impact of bad weather...

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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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