Architectural ironmongers who are keen to complete their career to become a fully qualified door hardware professional can now re-enrol in the Guild of Architectural Ironmongers’ (GAI) education programme, without having to start from the beginning.
The Challenge Exam is designed for those who have taken a break during their studies of the GAI Diploma (stage 3) or the Certificate in Architectural Hardware (stage 1 or 2) training courses for three years or more.
It consists of a short test covering all areas of the last stage of learning that they have passed.Once the Challenge Exam has been passed, they can then progress to the next stage of the education programme without having to start at stage 1 again.
There will be two challenge exams held this year ready for potential students to enrol in the 2019/20 programme.Both exams will be held at the GAI head office in London on 14 August and 3 December 2019. Online invigilation can be arranged for international students who would like to take the exam.