BWF Approved CPD's

Building Control - Door Hardware Requirements

This Seminar covers the main requirements to ensure that your door hardware is compliant with legislation and offers you all there is to know regarding door hardware for any door situation. Often overlooked, door hardware if incorrectly fitted, can account for up to 80% of maintenance costs, so it is important to select the correct product to cope with  particular entrance requirements. Below are the essential aspects that the CPD covers:

How to check if door hardware conforms to:

  • Fire Safety requirements of Approved Document B (2006 -Section 2 in Scotland, Part S in N. Ireland)
  • Accessibility requirements of Approved Document M (2004 -Section 3 in Scotland, Part R in N. Ireland)
  • BS8300:2009


Seminar Details:

  • CE Marking and BS EN Classification Codes for Door Closers
  • Fire certificates
  • Hold-open and free-swing mechanisms
  • Other door hardware:
  • Panic hardware, hinges, locks, seals
  • Signage
  • Light reflective values
  • Manual door opening forces

Duration: approximately 45 minutes + questions

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