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    dhf works tirelessly to improve the quality and safety of automated gates

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    dhf's dedicated 'Gate Safety' initiative

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About automated gates & barriers

Many of us usually think of industrial premises when we think of automated gates, but this is changing.  The vast availability and reduction in cost of automated gates means that residential properties and school premises are progressively choosing this option for security and value benefits. 

With the increased demand for gates, comes the dangers of not using them correctly or not having them maintained regularly. That’s why we introduced our own gate safety initiative, Gate Safety Week.

dhf provides its members with the latest information and training on safety and maintenance that will ensure that if you select a dhf member, your safety is assured.

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Domestic

Residential driveway gates and other domestic automated products for use in the home.

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Electric access, security gates, pedestrian gates for commercial and industrial use.

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dhf training

dhf  launched the Automated Gate Safety Diploma training course in 2013 and it is a condition of membership that all members of dhf who operate in automated gates undergo training.

The 2-day course is aimed at owners; managers; and supervisors who are responsible for legal compliance within their gate companies.

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Automated Gates & Barriers news

24 September 2020

FREE accreditation upgrades for Level 2 Award courses taken during October

dhf is offering FREE upgrades to course accreditation for Level 2 Award courses taken during the month of October, including the Distance Learning Programme.

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24 September 2020

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

The use of the NHS Covid-19 track and trace app is now requested for all training delegates on courses at the DHF training academy

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