The A-Z Guide to the Certass Trade Association

The A-Z of Certass Trade Association

Want to know what makes Certass Trade Association THE industry body to be part of? Here’s our A-Z Guide to the CTA…

A = Award-winning Association

We’re quadruple award winners at the Trade Association Forum Best Practice Awards, taking home Good Governance, Best Marketing Campaign, Best Social Media and best of all – Trade Association of the Year.

B = Business Essentials

Our Business support package offers valuable information, resources and free helplines for HR, health & safety, debt recovery, tax and legal issues – helping you to get the most value out of your membership with us.

C = Certass members

If you’re a member of Certass, you automatically receive the full benefits of the trade association, with no extra charge.

D = Diversity

We’re inclusive, not exclusive. We welcome everyone in the glazing industry, and collaborate with local installers, fabricators, system companies, component suppliers, training providers, certification suppliers, trade counters – everyone in the industry!

E = Ethical practices

We champion correct business and ethical practices across the industry, and will provide you with best practice, training, ethical selling and techniques.

F = putting members First

The Certass Trade Association was developed with our members in mind. We work alongside your business, as your first port of call in the glazing industry

G = Government news

We give you the heads up with Government related news and information, so that you always have the right skills, knowledge and confidence with your business.

H = free HR advice and documents

With over 700 downloadable documents, we have an abundance of free HR advice and documents that you can use, from template contracts to letters and checklists.

I = Industry champions

We collaborate with you to champion diversity, skills and innovation within the glazing industry.

J = supporting Jobs in the industry

We want to help you to grow your business with all the right tools and provide more jobs in the industry.

K = Knowledgeable about the industry

The trade association is equipped with all the Government and industry information you need to deliver the latest innovations and services to your customers.

L = support with Legislation 

Ensuring legislation is met and adhered to is key in our industry. We support your business with all the help, guidance and advice you need.

M = Member benefits

The benefits for joining the Certass Trade Association are limitless!

N = Numbers

We have more than 3,000 members already!

O = Online support

From website and social media managements to helping your business go digital, we can provide you with all the online support your business needs.

We’re also fully digital, so we’re accessible whenever you need it.

P = the Certass Trade Association Pledge 

  • To be your trusted ally in the industry for practical, hands on help and support
  • To be your new glazing voice
  • To give you the heads up with everything that’s happening in the industry and Government
  • To help you grow a skilled workforce with practical support
  • To support you with legislation and certification
  • To provide industry information you need to deliver the latest innovations and services to your customers
  • To collaborate with you to champion diversity and skills within the industry
  • To help bring on the next generation of tradespeople

Q = an answer to your Questions

Our dedicated team are always on hand to answer any questions, support or advice that you need, simply contact our team.

R = Robust support

Receive real support that will encourage best practice and drive innovation in the glazing industry.

S = supporting Skills in the industry

We’re championing industry training, so you can provide a skilled workforce, with all the tools and innovations you need to thrive.

T = top Technical support

Our team has some of the best technical knowledge out there. We’ve got members of the Chartered Association of Building Engineers and ex-tradespeople – our team can help installers with almost any technical query they can think of.

U = Understanding your business

We help your business grow. Offering real, practical hands-on support, and making your business’ views heard.

V = being your Voice in the Industry

The association is YOUR voice in the industry, representing your views at a wider industry and Government level.

W = Website and social media support

We can help you with any website and social media support you may need.

X = supporting the neXt generation of tradespeople

We work to help bring on the next generation of tradespeople through actively providing training, resources, technical guidance and support.

Y = it’s all about YOU

The Certass Trade Association exists for YOU. Offering you, the tradesperson all the support you need.

Z = Zero cost

You get TA membership included when you’re a Certass member!

If you’re not already a member of the Certass Trade Association, get involved now! You’ll be joining over 3,000 likeminded tradespeople who are already benefitting from our support.

It’s simple to join, register with Certass Trade Association today.