CORGI Fenestration Scheme has been established to bring together qualifications, qualified operatives and companies with a 360 approach to the registration of companies throughout the supply chain. Future proofing companies for the challenges that lie ahead by addressing some of the issues that companies operating in the fenestration sector may face in the foreseeable future.
CORGI Fenestration Scheme is applicable to both the retail (Business to Consumer B2C) and commercial (Business to Business B2B) sectors and provides a registration services for the entire supply chain including companies that: • are responsible for the design of systems for the use of fenestration products within buildings • undertake product design and/or produce component parts for incorporation in designs, • fabricate fenestration products, • conduct site surveys and undertake the installation of fenestration products in dwellings and buildings • carry out repair and maintenance of fenestration products
What does Fenestration mean?
Fenestration is the design, construction or presence of openings in buildings and fenestration products include windows, roof windows, roof lights, doors, roof lanterns, conservatories, orangeries, glass extensions, sun rooms, tiled roof glass extensions, replacement conservatory roofs, porches, shop fronts, curtain walls, facia, bargeboard, cladding, soffits, windowsills, guttering and downpipes.
Companies within the supply chain include:
Fenestration System Designers (e.g Architects), Glass Manufacture, IGU Manufacture, Component Manufacture, System Houses, Fabricators, Installation and repair and maintenance of fenestration products.
CORGI Fenestration Skills Register
CORGI Fenestration maintains a sector skills register, in collaboration with the sector’s Awarding body GQA. Individuals who undertake a certified assessment with GQA will automatically be placed on the CORGI Fenestration Skills Register. The register will be automatically updated with any additional certified assessment that is achieved, ensuring individuals records are always up to date. CORGI Fenestration skills cards include CSCS holograms meaning you only need carry one card for all your needs.