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David Oake is now a GAI Certificated Standards and Regulations Advisor

Date: 13/11/2023 | Format: Article | Read: 5 mins

David Oake is now a GAI Certificated Standards and Regulations Advisor

We are pleased to confirm that David Oake has passed his course in relation to the Standards and Regulations of Ironmongery.

This is a regulated certification, that ensures that David is continually updated and tested on the latest regulations and standards.

Within this course, he has covered the following.


Stage One

  • Introduction to standards and regulations.
  • The legal status of standards.
  • How to select the appropriate standard.
  • Standards compliance as a protection.
  • Building regulations and standards.
  • Sourcing.


Stage Two

  • Standards and regulations of the ironmonger.
  • Guides to Standards – best practice guides.
  • Code of Practice for Hardware for fire and escape doors.


Stage Three

  • Comparison between BS/EN and American standards.
  • Specification and supply:
    • Consequences of ignoring defined risks.
    • UK Building Safety Act.
    • UK Fire Safety Act.


More information on the course can be found here https://www.gai.org.uk/GAI/GAI/Learning-/gai-certificate-standards-regulation.aspx


To learn more about our company-level certifications, please see our certifications section.



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