Who We Are

The Door and Hardware Institute® is an association proudly serving door security and safety professionals, and the dynamic companies they represent, in the non-residential construction industry. Through education, advocacy, accreditation and facilitated networking, we provide members with the collective intelligence to meet the security and safety needs of their customers.

What We Do


DHI Announces New Director of Technical Activities

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DHI/DSSF Statement on Nashville Covenant School Shooting

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DHI/DSSF Statement on Critical Need for Inside-Locking Doors
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Coalition Letter to Virginia DHCD
DHI Leads School and Fire Safety Coalition in Questioning Virginia Study Group Report. 
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Read the Report.

DHI Education + Events
See what's happening with upcoming events and education from DHI!

Read Door Security + Safety Online
View the latest issue of DHI's magazine here.


DHSC315: Writing Hardware Specifications
July 11 - August 8, 2023
Online, Instructor-Led
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DHI Management Summit
July 19-21, 2023
Colorado Springs, CO
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2023 Fall Classroom Series
September 10-15, 2023
Raleigh, NC