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New CPDs to address current specification issues faced in the commercial sector
21st September 2020
Security professionals can now access a range of RIBA approved CPDs covering key issues that are impacting the hardware industry including specification post-COVID, fire door installation and the Internet of Things (IoT). The CPDs have been created by the Guild … Continue reading
Online ironmongery course boosts skills for furloughed workers
29th May 2020
Locksmiths affected by the coronavirus crisis are being encouraged to utilise online training resources to upskill in preparation for the industry’s recovery phase. Nearly two thirds (64%) of companies in the construction industry that are still trading have furloughed staff, according to the latest statistics from the ONS. But learning new skills … Continue reading
Online courses offer ‘backbone’ of organisation’s main function
17th April 2020
In response to the continuing COVID-19 issue, Door & Hardware Federation (DHF) has launched its digital training facility, enabling its audience to purchase training courses, online.  Following government recommendations, DHF ceased its face-to-face training the week commencing 23rd March and … Continue reading
Get Free Training Now to Install ERA Smartware
11th October 2019
Smartware is a growing market and has extended beyond convenience to security.  Stand out from the crowd and capitalise on the market demand by offering smartphone alarms, video doorbells and intercoms as an add on to every job you undertake. … Continue reading
Abloy’s Infographic Reveals Magnitude of Fire Door Safety
19th September 2019
To mark the start of Fire Door Safety Week 2019, Abloy UK has launched an infographic that uncovers recent statistics around fire door safety and highlights the risks around non-compliance. As well as explaining how fire can spread fast, Abloy … Continue reading
MLA Expo 19 – Training Schedule
16th August 2019
The MLA are delighted to confirm that details for the training schedule due to take place at MLA Expo 19 between 4th and 6th of October at the Telford International Centre have been announced. Dr Steffan George, Managing Director of … Continue reading
ASSA ABLOY announces Aperio® training dates for the second half of 2019
2nd August 2019
The ASSA ABLOY Door Hardware & Access Control Group has released the latest dates for its free Aperio® technical training course, which provides an invaluable insight into the innovative wireless locking technology’s many benefits. Offering an informative overview of the … Continue reading
Google comes to MLA EXPO 19
5th June 2019
Google is bringing its Google Digital Garage to MLA EXPO 19, offering people within the locksmithing industry free advice and coaching on their digital skills to help them grow their business. Ronan Harris, Google UK & Ireland Managing Director, said: … Continue reading
Training with ERA – The Smart Way
16th November 2018
Smartware has been around for a while, with ‘Mr Techie’ having installed his Alexa well over a year ago, but the idea of a truly connected home has been very much in its infancy. As we move more into the … Continue reading
APERIO® 2018 Training Course Dates Announced
5th October 2018
ASSA ABLOY Access Control, a UK division of ASSA ABLOY, the global leader in door opening solutions, has released the latest dates for its free Aperio® technical training course, which provides an invaluable insight into the innovative wireless locking technology’s … Continue reading
MPL Delivers Key to Locksmith Success
20th July 2017
Wakefield-based MPL, a well-established name in locksmith training, is seeing a surge in interest with the number of people booking on its courses up by 40% on 2016. More than 1000 individuals from across the UK and Europe have already … Continue reading