Individual Membership Benefits


Any individual who is actively engaged in the architectural openings industry is eligible for membership in the DHI. 

Door Security + Safety Magazine

Our flagship member communication, Door Security + Safety is a monthly magazine dedicated to the door and hardware industry, providing the best and most current information you need to stay knowledgeable in your field. Available online and in print, Door Security + Safety is your desktop resource for staying current on changes and growth within the industry, technical how-to, best practices, case studies, and code updates. There is also important management, financial, marketing and sales content to meet your business needs. There is a robust online archive with over 1,200 articles archived by topic as well as archives by full issue. You will always have industry specific, technical and business knowledge at your fingertips with this key member benefit. 

Educational Opportunities & Discounts

Access your complimentary webinar archive for members only with dozens of technical and business topics, join one of our Online Education classes at a member-only discount, or receive valuable discounts at one of our four annual Technical Schools or In-Person Education opportunities across North America. We offer lifelong learning, so wherever you are in your career, we have education that’s a fit for you.

Technical Literature Discounts

Receive discounts on DHI’s Handbooks, Tech Talks, and various other brochures and technical publications. Learn more about DHI technical literature.

Discounts for conNextions and Other DHI Events

conNextions is the premier event for the door and hardware industry and as a DHI Member, you will receive discounts on registration for trade show access, main stage events, networking events, and high-end business education courses. DHI has many other events happening locally around North America hosted by and for our members. Learn more about DHI events.

IndustryWatch eNewsletter

This exclusive member benefit comes right to your inbox every other week, complete with the latest developments in construction, design, security and government affairs that affect our industry, as well as updates from DHI and the Door Security & Safety Foundation.

Find a Pro Online Listings

An online search engine to locate DHI-certified and credentialed consultants (AHC, CDC, EHC, AOC, FDAI, CFDAI), all experts in the complex door and hardware industry. All DHI member consultants will be included in our online database for architects, contractors and owners to find them and their companies.

Membership Directory & Online Network

Available to members only, this online directory with networking capabilities includes links email and websites to your fellow members, providing you direct access to your DHI key contacts.

Chapter Membership

DHI Chapters offer excellent networking, leadership, and local educational opportunities. They are a great way to make the most of your membership, right in your community! Click here to find your local chapter.

Career Center/Classified Advertising Discounts

Our Career Center is the online job site specific to the door and hardware industry. Let us help you find a job or find the perfect candidate. Jobs and resumes can be posted confidentially, resume postings are complimentary, and DHI members receive special discounts for posting positions. If you’re looking for the expertise of a door security + safety professional or an opportunity within our industry, you’ve come to the right place. Classified advertising is also available in Door Security + Safety magazine with special discounts for members. Contact Member Services for details.