DGCOS And Certass Seal Partnership Agreement

This is a sponsored article by Certass Consumer protection organisation DGCOS and certification specialists Certass have agreed a partnership deal, commencing 1st August 2018. The agreement marks the start of close collaboration between the two groups, benefitting installers that are members of both and the industry as a whole. Certass is widely recognised as [...]

By |2018-07-31T21:01:52+00:00July 31st, 2018|Categories: Certass|

Certass Launches Key Partner Programme

This is a sponsored article by Certass Specialist certification body, Certass, has launched its Key Partner Programme, working with system suppliers and fabricators to bring even more support to local installers. The Certass Key Partner Scheme follows a pilot with Eurocell that was launched last year and brought the industry’s only solid conservatory roof [...]

By |2018-07-12T19:28:54+00:00July 12th, 2018|Categories: Certass|

Certass Trade Association: The New Industry Body for Glazing

This is a sponsored article by Certass The new industry body for installers, Certass Trade Association, has been launched to give installation companies and tradespeople the chance to make their views heard and get real, practical support to help grow their businesses. Jon Vanstone, Chair of Certass Trade Association explains: “Our industry is faced [...]

By |2018-06-28T22:20:53+00:00June 28th, 2018|Categories: Certass|

Certass Shows Real Support for Installers, Fabricators & Systems Companies

This is a sponsored article by Certass Practical, hands-on support for the glazing industry is high on the agenda for Certass. That’s why the specialists in installer certification joined Frame Fast UK for a recent Eurocell Equinox Roof Training Day. Attracting more than 20 local installation companies, the session covered best practice methods for [...]

By |2018-04-30T16:00:22+00:00April 30th, 2018|Categories: Certass|

Jon Vanstone Joins Certass

This is a sponsored article by Certass Jon Vanstone has been appointed new Chair of Certass, the specialists in installer certification for the building fabrics industry. Jon joins Certass with a wealth of industry knowledge and he holds several positions in trade bodies and associations. He is chair of the Trade Association Forum (TAF) [...]

By |2018-07-24T21:07:59+00:00April 3rd, 2018|Categories: Certass, DGB People|

Simple CPS Switching: The Certass Way

This is a sponsored article by Certass With insurance and energy contract renewals consistently in the headlines, as a nation, we’re starting to move away from auto‐renewing policies, in favour of finding great new deals and better customer service. According to Certass, it’s no different for window installation companies, who are looking for a [...]

By |2017-11-28T12:39:59+00:00November 28th, 2017|Categories: Certass|

Certass Launches Introduce A Friend Offer

This is a sponsored article by Certass Over the last few months we have been asking new members joining us the reasons they picked Certass and where they heard about us. The top reason why new members joined was for our customer service levels and our friendly, helpful staff. Of course, all the other [...]

By |2017-04-19T12:10:34+00:00April 19th, 2017|Categories: Certass|

Growing Pressure For Quality Checks

This issue has been rumbling on over the last few weeks. The issue being less than reputable companies being allowed to be FENSA or Certass registered, causing damage to the reputation both of FENSA, the other industry bodies and the industry in general. Well I believe that there is pressure growing and that something needs [...]

By |2016-10-24T20:24:17+00:00May 23rd, 2013|Categories: Certass, double glazing industry, FENSA|

Ever Wondered How Many Members There Are?

I asked FENSA and Certass recently on Twitter how many members each of them had. Certass didn't have the numbers to hand, but FENSA did tweet me this link: https://www.gov.uk/government/statistical-data-sets/competent-person-self-certification-schemes-statistics It then led me to a spreadsheet showing exactly how many members each organisation has, up to September 30th 2012. I have it on PDF if [...]

By |2016-10-24T20:24:19+00:00April 25th, 2013|Categories: Certass, double glazing industry, FENSA|
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