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Certificate In Architectural Hardware

The Certificate in Architectural Hardware (CiAH) consists of two stages with 25 education modules covering everything an architectural ironmonger is required to know.

  • Online course and examination, delivered in two stages which may be taken in one or two years
  • Covers all aspects of architectural ironmongery products including door furniture, locks, closing devices, signage and scheduling to name a few modules
  • The modules include helpful explanations, animations and video clips, all geared to engage learners in easily digestible chunks
  • Unlimited self-tests

The CiAH is suitable for:

  • Those who have completed the Foundation in Hardware course and want to continue to expand their knowledge
  • Those who aren’t involved in the detail of architectural ironmongery in their day-to-day job but want to gain a deeper understanding of the industry
  • Entry level practitioners looking to expand their knowledge of architectural ironmongery
  • Locksmiths
  • Builders merchants
  • Staff on sales or trade counters
  • Back of house staff at AI companies and many others
  • Architectural Ironmongers, manufacturers, doorset manufacturers and distributors of architectural ironmongery