Certass: Letter To The Editor

This is a letter to the Editor from Certass: Dear Jason The recent industry news that GGF Group has collated data from its knowledge hub into a ‘Glazing Market Knowledge Report and is charging for copies may well rightly raise some alarm bells with local SME Installers. When your data becomes a product, that [...]

By |2021-09-06T16:10:03+01:00September 6th, 2021|Categories: Certass, double glazing industry|

Certass Joins Forces With Which? Trusted Trader

This is a sponsored article by Certass: Leading certification body Certass has teamed up with Which? Trusted Traders to bring extra benefits to Certass members and spread the message about the negative impact of door-to-door sales in our industry. Danelle Kaukau, Head of Member Services at Certass, explains: “Door-to-door sales are an outdated and [...]

By |2021-08-16T20:49:12+01:00August 16th, 2021|Categories: Certass|

Jon Vanstone Appointed Chair Of Interim Industry Competence Committee

This is a sponsored article by Certass: The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has appointed Jon Vanstone as Chair of the Interim Industry Competence Committee (IICC) which will advise on and support the work being undertaken by Government to establish the Building Safety Regulator (BSR). The Industry Competence Committee (ICC) is one of three [...]

By |2021-06-25T15:24:15+01:00June 25th, 2021|Categories: Certass|

Certass Gets The Thumbs-Up From Daylight Installations

This is a sponsored article by Certass: Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s been more important than ever for installers to have a certification body they can rely on for fast, accurate information and support. Daylight Installations has been a member of Certass since they were founded in 2017 and have been extra impressed by [...]

By |2021-05-10T14:17:54+01:00May 10th, 2021|Categories: Certass|

Visit The Installer Support Hub At FiT Show

This is a sponsored article from Certass: Certass is creating a live forum at the Installer Support Hub on Stand H40 at FiT Show 2021 in September. The Installer Support Hub is a must-visit stand for installers to find expert advice on all aspects of their business, including certification, competency, insurance, finance and business [...]

By |2021-04-13T21:11:07+01:00April 13th, 2021|Categories: Certass|

New Head Of Member Services For Certass

This is a sponsored article from Certass: Danelle Kaukau has been named Head of Member Services at Certass, in recognition of her impressive work to support installers and their businesses through the Covid-19 pandemic. Since the launch of the Certass Trade Association Members-only Forum, Danelle’s role has developed to give members easier access to [...]

By |2021-03-08T21:28:42+00:00March 8th, 2021|Categories: Certass|

Remote Selling For Installers Only

This is a sponsored article by Certass: Installers can only sell remotely during the National lockdown, Certass Trade Association has confirmed. Certass Trade Association has been working with Government to get clarity on as many questions from members as possible regarding what is and isn’t allowed during lockdown. After confirmation that installations can still [...]

By |2021-01-08T13:54:56+00:00January 8th, 2021|Categories: Certass|

Join Certass For 2021

This is a sponsored article by Certass: It’s time to change to Certass. After a challenging year for the industry, Certass Ltd is urging installers to check they are getting meaningful value from their Competent Persons Scheme, as automated annual renewals for other competency schemes are on the horizon. Danelle Kaukau, SME Representative at [...]

By |2020-11-10T14:19:47+00:00November 10th, 2020|Categories: Certass|

Free Technical Training From Certass

This is a sponsored article by Certass: Certass is skilling up the industry with the launch of its new Glazing Competency Portal. Certass MTC Continuum Card Holders can give their installers and site operatives free access to bite-size training sessions where they can top up their technical knowledge and prove their competency with certificates [...]

By |2020-10-09T13:36:33+01:00October 9th, 2020|Categories: Certass|

Glazerite Joins Certass Trade Association

This is a sponsored article by Certass TA: The latest company to join Certass Trade Association (TA) is Glazerite UK Group. The leading uPVC fabricator has signed up for Supply Chain membership to take advantage of the information and advice that is being shared with manufacturers and component suppliers by Chair Jon Vanstone and [...]

By |2020-09-18T19:19:33+01:00September 18th, 2020|Categories: Certass|

Certass Backs Trustmark’s Campaign To Boost Recovery

This is a sponsored article by Certass: Certass is backing the new ‘Work Safe. Safe Work’ campaign launched by TrustMark, to help boost the recovery of the construction and home improvement sector. Supported by the Construction Leadership Council, the ‘Work Safe. Safe Work’ goal is for homeowners and tradespeople to work together to ensure [...]

By |2020-07-16T23:28:08+01:00July 16th, 2020|Categories: Certass|

Certass TA Open For The Industry Supply Chain

This is a sponsored article by Certass: Certass Trade Association (Certass TA) has opened its doors to the industry supply chain with its new Membership for fabricators, component manufacturers and other suppliers in the industry. The current ‘Trade Association of the Year’, as awarded by BEIS-sponsored Trade Association Forum, supported local installers through the [...]

By |2020-07-02T00:43:14+01:00July 2nd, 2020|Categories: Certass|

Certass Trade Association Launches COVID Secure Procedures For Installers

This is a sponsored article by Certass TA: Certass Trade Association has launched the COVID Secure Procedures Pack for installers. Endorsed by the Trade Association Forum (TAF), which is supported by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), the pack has been developed with Government to give installers the confidence to install [...]

By |2020-05-12T11:35:00+01:00May 12th, 2020|Categories: Certass|

Product Quality Most Important To Homeowners

This is a sponsored article by Certass The latest Certass Trade Association members survey has found that product quality is the most important thing for homeowners, with more than 96 percent of respondents saying that product quality was extremely important or very important to their customers. Second on the list was finish of work [...]

By |2020-01-07T20:58:39+00:00January 7th, 2020|Categories: Certass|

Certass Helps Installers Super-Charge Their Business

This is a sponsored article from Certass What do you get from your competent persons scheme? That’s the question that Certass is posing to installers, to check that they are getting the best value for money from their provider. Jason Clemmit, Managing Director at Certass explains: “Competent Persons Schemes (CPS) are something that every [...]

By |2019-12-05T22:46:59+00:00December 5th, 2019|Categories: Certass|

Glazing Finally Represented at BRAC

This is a sponsored article by Certass The glazing industry is now being represented on the Building Regulations Advisory Committee (BRAC) which advises the Secretary of State in England on making Building Regulations and setting standards for building design and construction. This is welcome news given the upheaval around Building Regulations since the Grenfell [...]

By |2019-09-09T19:48:50+01:00September 9th, 2019|Categories: Certass|
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