As the creator and keeper of the North American hardwood lumber grading rules, NHLA naturally offers lumber grading training. From the Inspector Training School where a career in the hardwood industry takes root to technical short courses to on-site company training by an NHLA National Inspector; NHLA has the experience to further your knowledge and your career.

If you are looking to begin a career or perhaps start a new career then the NHLA Inspector Training School is right for you. Please click on the link to the your right to learn more.

If you are a graduate of the School or already in the hardwood industry and want to advance your education and your career then click on the Continuing Education link to your right to view all the opportunities currently available.

If you still have questions or need additional information you may wish to contact one of the members of the education department.

Dana Spessert, Chief Inspector