DHI Canada 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.


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DHI Canada Resources

DHI Canada offers several resources for industry members and stakeholders (architects, architectural technicians and technologists, AHJs, interior designers, etc.):

  • Codes - Frequently Asked Questions:  commonly-asked questions about the National Building Code of Canada and applicable fire standards and life safety codes
  • Codes matrix:  an "at-a-glance" resource showing the current building and fire code for each province, the applicable versions of NFPA80 and NFPA101 and minimum clear opening widths for barrier-free access
  • Upcoming Codes Changes:  building and fire codes in Canada are subject to changes and updates.  This page can help you stay current
  • Temperature-rise doors:  determining when to use a temperature-rise door can be confusing.  This article clears the mists (requires a PDF reader)

Manufacturers – Reach Our Members Easily and Inexpensively!

DHI Canada is pleased to announce our Featured Partner Portal – a great way for you manufacturers to reach DHI Canada members and other users of our site! 

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Complete Event Listings

Upcoming Events

New Orleans
October 20 - 21, 2021

2021 Canada Night Celebration - Cancelled
New Orleans, LA
October 20, 2021

Fall Western Technical School
Calgary, AB
November 15 - 19, 2021

DHI Canada Conference
Kelowna, BC
September 28 - October 1, 2022

Thank You To Our Canada Conference Sponsors